EIT InnoEnergy signs partnership agreement with RAFAKO to support the development of energy innovation.
Innovative clay additive manufacturer ALINA has raised a EUR 550 000 investment from a business angel syndicate, led by Jerry Wirth and David DeRousse.
Swedish tidal energy company Minesto AB will intensify and broaden its market penetration efforts with a focus on three markets — Wales, the EU and Taiwan.
Installation of Minesto’s first commercial-scale Deep Green kite turbine, of 500 kW, is planned to start in April off the coast of Wales. Electricity generation is targeted to commence in the third quarter of 2018. The company actually has plans to install up to 80 MW in Holyhead Deep, but it expects delays due to political uncertainties related to the UK’s future revenue support mechanism for renewables and Brexit negotiations.
Funding will support commercialisation of award-winning, innovative long-life water purification technology.
In preparation for CorPower’s C3 Wave Energy Converter deployment at the European Marine Energy Centre’s (EMEC) Scapa Flow site in Orkney, CorPower and marine operator Leask Marine have successfully completed installation of a bottom-based foundation module.
The German engineering and consulting firm, DMT, continues to lead the way in innovation in the raw materials sector and receives funding from EIT RawMaterials. In the coming years, DMT will engage in several projects to develop innovative technologies and services for the European natural resources sector together with international partners.
EIT InnoEnergy, celebrated a record year after welcoming more than 700 visitors to the RAI in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, for its annual innovation event, The Business Booster (TBB)
EIT InnoEnergy has signed a letter of agreement with the World Alliance for Efficient Solutions(World Alliance), to enhance the impact and increase the synergies of clean, smart and energy efficient technologies.
Laser guidance helps miners ‘see’ through rock
More than 100 global cities gather for world’s largest climate action hackathon
Participants in cities joining Climathon 2017 will create their solutions with the help of space data. The satellite data will be provided by the European Union’s earth observation programme Copernicus.
“Essel Group Middle East has signed a deal to invest approximately $200M (€188M) in LeadCold – an EIT InnoEnergy supported start-up that has developed a unique, reliable and safe micro-nuclear reactor.”
“The Climate-KIC supported start-up Coolar has recently been named a top three start-up at Handelsblatt Energy Awards”
“On 20 October, the EIT RawMaterials Regional Centre Freiburg was opened by the Sachsen Secretary of State for Science and Art, and the Rector of the Technical University of Freiburg.”
“The KIC InnoEnergy-supported startup Pro-Drone has been recently chosen by Enel Green Power as one of the seven winners of the Innovation Competition launched in 2015.”
“A total of 87 teams from 30 different European countries took part in the 2016 ClimateLaunchpad competition pitching their cleantech business ideas.”
“Fifty offshore wind innovations identified for substantial renewable market impact by 2030.”