WESD 2023: India hits everybody's sweet spot in energy storage

Netra Walawalkar (top left) introduces the WESD panel.

The World Energy Storage Day's session on Stationary Storage within R2 (the Indian subcontinent + mainland Asean + Russia and CIS countries) closed with encouraging and positive wo...

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​WESD 2023: Green Hydrogen poised for take-off in Asia Pacific

A screengrab from Mahshid Zaresharif's presentation.

The session on Green Hydrogen for the R1 region (Australia, China, Japan, Korea and parts of Southeast Asia) was moderated by Nehal Divekar, Manager – Consulting of Emerging Techno...

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WESD 2023: Asia Pacific going strong on stationary storage

The World Energy Storage Day, celebrated annually on September 22, kicked off on schedule at 6 am Indian Time. With sessions spanning Manufacturing, E-Mobility, Stationary Storage ...

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WESD 2023: Battery swapping, supply chain logistics in Asia Pacific

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At the on-going World Energy Storage Day (WESD) 2023 virtual conference, a session was dedicated to discuss on the e-mobility scenario and trends in the R1 Asia Pacific region, whi...

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Enapter bags 101 AEM electrolyzers order from Enoah in Japan

Source: Enapter

Japan-based Enoah Inc. has placed an order for 101 units of Anion Exchange Membrane (AEM) electrolyzers 'EL 4.0' with Enapter AG for deployment in power-to...

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Maldives floats tender for 40MWh BESS, EMS across 18 islands

Image for representation purposes only. Source: Sino Soar Hybrid (Beijing) Technology

The Republic of Maldives has recently invited bids for the supply and installation of battery energy storage systems (BESS) and energy management systems (EMS) for deployment in 18...

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Daily Shorts: Subaru ups EV sales target, VW eyes Leapmotor platform and more

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Japan's Subaru announced it will target sales of 600,000 electric vehicles a year by 2030, or half the company's annual sales. The company also announced plans to invest $10.5 bill...

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Malaysia's reNIKOLA eyes $440 million spend to expand RE footprint across Southeast Asia

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Malaysia's reNIKOLA Holdings is seeking to raise up to $440 million over the next three years to expand its renewable energy footprint across Southeast Asia, the company's managing...

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Daily Shorts: Indonesia rolls out red carpet for EV makers, Brazil's Eletrobras to buy 15 RE companies

Indonesia, which blends palm oil in diesel, has started blending bioethanol in petrol. Image: Pexels

Indonesia is in talks with Tesla and BYD and preparing a fresh set of incentives to attract the EV manufacturers, a government minister said. The incentives will be benchmarked aga...

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SFC Energy begins hydrogen, methanol fuel cell manufacturing in India

Source: SFC Energy

German fuel cell manufacturer SFC Energy has launched the manufacturing of hydrogen and methanol fuel cells for mobile and stationary applications at its new facilit...

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Daily Shorts: Vattenfall abandons UK offshore wind project, Air Canada eyes greener fuels and more

Air Canada has signed deals to test and manufacture SAF, a sustainable jet fuel. Image: Air Canada

Sweden's Vattenfall said it would cease development of a 1.4 gigawatt GW wind farm off the coast of Britain, taking a hit of $537 million on earnings. The Norfolk Boreas offshore w...

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"Green H2 to play crucial role in sustainable growth, decarbonization": PM Modi

In his written message to the International Conference on Green Hydrogen (ICGH 2023) that has just commenced in New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for int...

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L&T plans GW-scale H2 electrolyzer manufacturing facility in India using McPhy technology

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Indian MNC Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has entered into an electrolyzer manufacturing binding agreement with French tech firm McPhy Energy for a long-term partners...

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Petronas, TotalEnergies sign deals on carbon storage in Malaysia, solar power in Australia

Power from the Australian solar project will be sent to gas company Gladstone LNG. Image courtesy: Petronas

French energy giant TotalEnergies and Malaysian petroleum powerhouse Petronas have signed two independent deals at the Energy Asia event in Kuala Lumpur, strengthening ties between...

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Masdar to develop 2 GW of RE, 500 MWh of battery storage in Uzbekistan

UAE-based energy firm Masdar has recently signed a joint development agreement with Uzbekistan's Ministry of Energy (MoE) and the Ministry of Investments, Industry and Tr...

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Tesla planning a new Megafactory in Shanghai for 'Megapack' energy storage systems

Tesla Inc. is all set to introduce its 'Megapack' battery energy storage systems (BESS) in the Chinese market, with the brand already enjoying a phenomenal success with its EVs in ...

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EV Battery startup Swap Energy raises $ 7.2 M in Indonesia

Image Indonesian start-up Swap Energy that specializes in providing battery-swapping solutions for E2Ws has raised about  $7.2 million in a pre-Series A funding round led...

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Gotion, Edison Power to cooperate on large storage batteries, recycling in Japan

Gotion High-tech and Edison Power Co. have recently entered into a strategic cooperation agreement to jointly develop large storage battery and recycling market in Japan, prom...

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Evonik expands fumed Al oxide plant for battery applications in Japan

Leading manufacturer of Silica Evonik has announced fresh investments in a production plant expansion for fumed aluminum oxide at its site in Yokkaichi, Japan. The facili...

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BorgWarner completes SSE EV charging, Smart Grid businesses acquisition

BorgWarner has announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Hubei Surpass Sun Electric's (SSE's) Electric Vehicle Charging Solution, Smart Grid and Smart Ene...

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NIO's first EV battery plant could come up in Hefei with a capacity of 40 GWh

Chinese pure-electric automaker NIO is planning to build its first battery plant to make cylindrical battery cells on its own for its electric cars, according to Reuters' rece...

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ACME, IHI to jointly explore opportunities in Green Hydrogen & Ammonia value-chain

India-based diversified renewable energy company ACME Group and Japan's comprehensive heavy-industry manufacturer IHI Corporation have recently announced signing of a MoU...

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LONGi launches new range of ALK Hi1 Alkaline Electrolyzers

Chinese H2 module manufacturer LONGi has unveiled new line of alkaline electrolyzers for global markets. The new ALK Hi1 series is claimed to benefit from lower energy co...

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Volvo Construction Equipment invest in Battery pack production at South Korea

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has recently announced an investment of SEK 80 million ($ 7.8 million) into battery pack production at its excavator plant in...

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Mahindra signs pact with SLA Mobility for distribution of E3Ws in Sri Lanka

The Last Mile Mobility (LMM) division of Mahindra and Mahindra Limited has recently signed a distribution agreement with SLA Mobility (SLAML) in Sri Lanka for distribution&nbs...

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Enapter AG sets up Green Hydrogen learning centre in Thailand

H2 technology firm Enapter AG and its partners have launched a project to create Southeast Asia's first green hydrogen learning centre in Chiang Mai, Thailand. The p...

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TVS Motor invests in Singapore-based E2W startup ION Mobility

One of India's leading two-wheeler maker TVS Motor Company has announced its association with ION Mobility (ION), the Singapore-based startup developing smart electric mo...

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Enapter to supply AEM electrolyzers for 12.5 MW hydrogen pilot in South Korea

Enapter AG has received an order from South Korea for the delivery of two AEM electrolyzers with a total capacity of 2 MW. The systems will be used in a 12.5 MW hydrogen pilot proj...

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Bloom Energy to deploy 10MW fuel cell system for Unimicron in Taiwan

California-based Bloom Energy has recently entered into an agreement with Unimicron, a chip substrate and printed circuit board maker (PCB), to deploy up to 10MW of fuel ...

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Amara Raja to set up 16 GWh Lithium-ion Battery giga plant in Telangana

Indian battery giant Amara Raja Batteries Limited (ARBL) is investing over ₹ 9,500 crores over the next ten years for establishing state-of-the-art research and...

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