How E-Vehicles Are Contributing Towards Sustainable Development

By MS Chugh, Founder and Chairman, Aponyx EV With the rapid growth of environmental pollution and climate change, the need for innovative solutions and technologies has increased in several industries, including the automobile industry, since one of the primary sources of air pollution in cities is vehicle exhaust. The most significant advantage of electric vehicles […]

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Germany’s RWE to Acquire US’ Con Edison CEB at $6.8 Billion

Germany-based global renewable energy development company RWE AG has said that it has signed a purchase agreement with Con Edison to acquire its Con Edison Clean Energy Businesses (Con CEB) that operates and develops renewable energy plants in the United States. It has 3 GW of operating capacity with 90 per cent in solar. Con […]

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China’s Hithium Launches New Energy Storage Battery Innovations at Energy Show

Chinese battery storage manufacturer Xiamen Hithium Energy Storage Technology Co. has launched its newest offerings in battery product innovations at RE+ 2022- an energy trade show in Anaheim, USA. As one of latest two game-changing batteries, Hithium released the 300Ah Prismatic Cell tailored for electric energy storage which is capable of achieving “zero” loss in […]

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Denver’s Iontra Raises $38 Million Series B to Commercialise Battery Charging Platform

Denver-based battery performance and safety technology company, Iontra, has announced the closing of its $38 million Series B financing-led by Volta Energy Technologies, with participation from Flag Group and other investors. Iontra said that it has been in stealth mode for nearly a decade and has partnered with various OEMs to commercialize its technology that […]

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How Auto Ancillaries are Adapting to the New Normal

Rapid transformation in the digital space, especially following the pandemic disruptions in the adoption of new cutting-edge technologies, has also prompted the evolution of the automotive industry across the globe. In India, the auto component manufacturers have been re-shaping the industry by relentlessly chalking out strategies to expand their capacity and create skill set to […]

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In A First For The World, Auckland Ports Welcome a Full-Sized Electric Tugboat

In a moment that will go down in history, Ports of Auckland have become home to world’s first full-size, ship-handling electric tugboat named Sparky. This electrification is will save close to 465 tonnes of CO2 in diesel emissions every year. At the same time, the tug will help save big on operational cost since it […]

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e-Zinc, Toyota Tsusho to develop pilot zinc-air battery project

e-Zinc has announced that it has entered into a collaboration for a pilot project with Toyota Tsusho Canada Inc. (TTCI) to further test and validate how commercial scale e-Zinc energy storage systems can reliably provide long-duration energy storage. e-Zinc claims to be enabling sustainable, long-duration energy storage with its zinc-air battery. The new project by […]

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Gallium Nitride Makes Progress As A Substitute To Elevated Lithium Prices

Since Lithium has become far too dear to afford, Gallium Nitride is being considered by many as a substitute. It not only offers higher energy density but also saves on weight. Tesla CEO Elon Musk will probably be pondering the question, as  even as traded lithium carbonate prices climbed 413 percent between January and December […]

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Battery-powered Greek island bets on green future

When deciding where to test green tech, Greek policymakers picked the remotest point on the map: tiny Tilos. Providing electricity and basic services, and even access by ferry, are all a challenge for this island of just 500 year-round inhabitants. Its most recent problem has been dealing with plastic. But authorities this week announced that […]

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