Unique large-scale battery system

Construction of the world’s first modular large-scale battery storage system begins in Aachen.

Solar energy that doesn’t block the view

MIT spin-off is producing highly transparent, efficient solar cells in its Silicon Valley pilot production facility.

Solar-powered family car of the future

A student team from Eindhoven University of Technology presents a new solar-powered family car that generates more power than it uses.

20 billion switches on a fingernail-sized chip

A development alliance produced the semiconductor industry’s first 7nm node test chips with functioning transistors.

Private energy storage plants

Mercedes-Benz launches energy storage plants for private use.

Energy Storage System for Viking Queen

Eidesvik have entered into an agreement for installation of a battery solution onboard the vessel Viking Queen as a retrofit solution

Historic round-the-world flight

First round-the-world flight in a plane powered only by energy from the sun.

Breakthrough in thermoelectric materials

Researchers created a novel and much more efficient thermoelectric alloy by using liquid-flow assisted sintering.

World-record electric motor for aircraft

Siemens researchers have developed a new type of electric motor that, with a weight of just 50 kg, delivers a continuous output of about 260 kW.

Wood, straw, cereals and rape will give power to 100,000 homes

Alstom signs two biomass contracts in the UK