US Initiative Aims To Bring Energy Efficient, RT Heat Pump By 2027

US Department of Energy (DOE) at a recently held annual Better Buildings, Better Plants Summit announced new ‘Better Building’ initiatives to help organisations in all sectors of the US economy save energy while reducing costs and emissions. Among the new initiatives is the ‘Better Buildings Commercial Building Heat Pump Accelerator’, through which manufacturers are expected […]

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IKEA Investment Arm Secures Norwegian Offshore Wind Project

Ventyr, a consortium consisting of Parkwind and Ingka Investments, the investment arm of Ingka Group, the largest IKEA retailer, has announced its success in the Norwegian auction for the development of the Sørlige Nordsjø II phase 1 offshore project area in the Southern Norwegian North Sea. According to a media statement by Parkwind, part of […]

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Ingka & Apex Clean Energy Join Hands for 16.4 MW Storage Project in Texas

Ingka Investments and Apex Clean Energy, a firm that delves in the origination, commercialization, construction, and operation of utility-scale wind energy facilities has announced the establishment of Cameron Storage Project of 16.4 MW capacity in Cameron County, Texas. The project is IKEA owner’s first-ever battery storage project. The lithium-ion battery will lend support to the […]

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IKEA, SunPower Launch Home Solar Offering in California, USA

Global furniture store owner IKEA US has teamed up with SunPower, a  solar technology and energy services provider, to make home solar energy solutions easier to access in select California locations. The official statement of IKEA held that members of the IKEA family customer loyalty program will be able to purchase home solar solutions, available […]

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IKEA Geared Up To Enter Into US Residences With Solar

IKEA will deploy residential solar systems in the United States this fall competing with Tesla in the future. IKEA will partner with US residential energy service provider SunPower Corporation to launch the Home Solar programme, which will first be introduced in the centre of US residential solar energy, California, which accounts for 40% of the […]

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Ingka Group (IKEA) Acquires 9 Solar Power Projects in Europe for €340 Million

Sweden-based Ingka Group, which owns the majority of IKEA stores globally, has announced that it has acquired nine solar power park projects in Germany and Spain for €340 million. The combined capacity of the solar projects comes to 440 MW. The Ingka Group solar has acquired the portfolio from solar power developer ENERPARC. Four solar power projects […]

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IKEA To Start Selling Renewable Electricity To Swedish Households

IKEA, which started selling solar panels and other equipment at its stores sometime back, is now moving into direct electricity selling too. Under the plan that the global retailer of furniture and other items has announced, IKEA’s solar panel producer, Svea Solar will be buying renewable electricity on the Nordic power exchange Nord Pool and […]

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IKEA’s First Investment in Russia’s Solar Projects Covers 160 MW

Ingka Group, the largest IKEA retailer, has announced that its investment arm, Ingka Investments, will fund 160 MW of solar projects, worth $272 million, in south-west Russia, so as to accelerate its investment in renewable energy. The Netherlands-based company has signed an agreement with Solar Systems, LLC, to acquire a 49% stake in its eight […]

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Ikea Parent Firm Acquires Stake in 403 MW US Solar Projects

The Ingka Group (owner and operator of 380 IKEA stores in 30 countries), has taken over two solar PV projects in the US worth a combined 403 MW generation capacity. Ingka Investments, the investment arm of Ingka Group (owner and operator of 380 IKEA stores in 30 countries), has taken over two solar photovoltaic (PV) […]

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