Europe’s battery market ‘shrunk year-on-year in 2019’

The market grew by only one gigawatt-hour in 2019, signficantly down on growth in the previous year

Sunamp partners with Ripple Energy to provide clean heat and hot water

The agreement will enable users to access zero carbon hot water on demand

What does the budget mean for the battery business?

Watch the full interview with Kevin Brundish, CEO and Founder of AMTE Power, to find out

Slovakia backs EV battery gigafactory with finance injection

The InoBat Auto Gigafactory ‘to produce enough batteries to power 240,000 electric vehicles annually by 2024’

Blue Nova Energy launches ‘MegaBoy’ smart energy storage system

The firm’s smart battery product has now been successfully demonstrated at Reunert Park in Midrand, Johannesburg

Alstom to deliver battery-powered trains to German line in €100m contract

The trains will bridge the 80 kilometres of non-electrified line between the cities of Chemnitz and Leipzig from 2023

Equinor to run carbon-free ammonia-fuelled supply vessel

Its Viking Energy vessel will be part of a research project to develop, install and test whether ammonia fuel cells can deliver 100% carbon-free power over long distances

UK rail on track for net zero as train travels 40 miles on battery power alone

The firm says the Class 230 battery train has been fully approved and is ready to replace diesel stock for passenger service on a number of lines

EU project to improve battery lifecycle and performance launched in Spain

Researchers plan to use neutron diffraction techniques to help produce the next generation of advanced lead batteries

World’s ‘largest corporate solar and battery project’ to power Google data centre

The power will be sourced from roughly 350MW of solar photovoltaics and up to 280MW of battery storage, located at one or more hybrid projects in the region