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Dawn of a New Day for Energy Companies

“The commercial, operational and safety benefits of smartphones and other smart technologies” are empowering the energy industry says Colin Abrey of Nextivity

How to Start a Renewable Energy Business

Now is a good time for entrepreneurs to get started in the renewable energy sector. The following best practices will help any business get off the ground.

The Zinc-ion Battery's Role in the Energy Storage Industry

Lithium-ion batteries are the only technology that can meet the performance requirements for electric vehicles and renewable energy storage. However, the demand for lithium-ion batteries is rising far quicker than investments in the raw materials required to produce them.

Building Sustainable and Smart Energy Infrastructures with Wi-Fi HaLow Technology

The higher demands for long-range connectivity and low power requirements for many IoT and machine-to-machine (M2M) applications are ushering in Wi-Fi HaLow at an increasingly faster rate this year and for the years ahead.

China Sets Its Sights On Global EV Dominance

China, is looking to become a dominant player in the rising global ev market. Chinese EV manufacturers are expected to start expanding overseas, while Beijing already controls a large part of the global EV supply chain, beginning with critical minerals processing.

Emissions and Coal Have Peaked as Covid-19 Saves 2.5 Years of Emissions, Accelerates Energy Transition

BloombergNEF’s New Energy Outlook 2020 sees total oil demand peaking in 2035, and growth in clean energy technology – yet, world still heading for 3.3-degree temperature rise

Increasing the Efficiency of Solar Power - Power Resistors Are a Key Solar Component

Solar PV systems aren’t consistently efficient, with many hardly surpassing 20 per cent efficiency. Increasing the capability of solar PV systems is essential if we’re to incorporate more solar energy into the grid.

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The Future of Warehouse Sustainability

The key areas to focus on are technology, the environment and public health. Then, warehouses can become sustainable in every sense of the word.

New Survey Finds More Countries Turning to Macro Grids to Enable Energy Transition

A global survey of Macro Grids conducted by Iowa State University shows countries around the world are scaling up their electric grids in order to tap low-cost domestic and foreign renewable resources, grow their economies, and strengthen security

Q CELLS to construct the world-largest dam floating PV power plant in South Korea

The 41 MW floating solar plant will be installed at the Hapcheon Dam in the south of the country in what will become the largest such PV construction located at a dam anywhere in the world.

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Here's How Brands Could Use Webinars To Grow Their Business

Read on as we talk about how brands have been successfully using virtual webinar keynote speakers to expand their target audience and further boost their sales.

Natural Power appoints Offshore Analytics Lead

Leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, Natural Power, has appointed Antoine Borraccino (PhD) as Offshore Analytics Lead.

MORBiZ Releases New Blog about Hiring a Marketing Agency vs. an Employee

MORBiZ has released a new blog about the benefits of hiring a marketing agency compared to hiring an in house marketing employee.

Waste2ES appointed UK and Ireland distributor for Simpro // Smart Lifting

Food waste management business with a difference, Waste2ES, is pleased to announce their appointment as the UK and Ireland distributor of leading bin-lifting equipment manufacturer, Simpro // Smart Lifting.

Top 10 universities offer half the number of sustainability courses on average compared to lesser ranked rivals

Research conducted by EIT InnoEnergy, the world's largest sustainable energy accelerator, reveals that the world's top ten universities including the University of Cambridge and Harvard University offer, on average, 2.8 courses focusing on sustainability and energy, compared to a global average of 5.6, as the accelerator calls for a more robust and comprehensive decarbonisation outlook by all major education players.

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