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First IT infrastructure testing lab created in central eastern Europe

Vertiv has announced the opening of a new testing laboratory for IT infrastructure colocated in a data centre – the first such facility in Poland and the only one in the Central and Eastern Europe region (CEE). The laboratory will serve in research and development projects and performance tests of power systems with variable load […]


Renewable energy projects to provide electricity to 2.4 million people

Hundreds of thousands of people in sub-Saharan Africa will get access to electricity for the first time thanks to an extra £100 million of funding from the UK government. The new investment triples funds for the Renewable Energy Performance Platform (REPP), to support up to 40 more renewable energy projects over the next five years. […]


Siemens Gamesa to supply SeaMade offshore wind power project in Belgium

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has received the order for the 487 MW SeaMade offshore wind power project in Belgium from customer Seamade NV. It includes supply and commissioning of 58 units of the SG 8.0-167 DD offshore wind turbine and a 17-year Service agreement. The project consists of the two combined sites: Seastar, a […]


Fujitsu powers near-zero emissions data centre inside wind turbine

Fujitsu server and storage technology is powering one of the world’s first near-zero emissions data centres located inside a wind turbine in Germany. Part of the WindCORES initiative from German electricity provider, WestfalenWIND IT, the new hosting solution enables Fujitsu SELECT Partner Green IT – Das Systemhaus (Green IT) to offer highly sustainable and cost-effective […]


Enel and Sapienza University join forces for ‘Smart Solar House’

The Smart Solar House, a prototype house of the future, developed by the Enel Group in collaboration with a team of about 50 students and PhD students from Rome’s Sapienza University, was presented in Dubai for the ‘Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018’ international architecture competition. This smart and sustainable house design, powered only by solar […]


E.ON develops highly-secure smart and efficient connected home solution

The home of the future will be smart. It will lower energy bills and improve homeowners’ carbon footprints, while allowing an increased level of freedom and considerably improving everyday life in general. This vision is now becoming a reality – and E.ON, in collaboration with Microsoft, is making that possible. The two companies have entered […]


EDP Renováveis opens new wind farm in Galicia, Spain

EDP Renováveis has opened a new wind farm in Galicia, Northern Spain, increasing the company’s installed capacity within the region, to 281MW. Muxia wind farm comprises 34 wind turbines with 2MW each, which makes for a total of 68MW of installed power capacity – enough to supply around 70,000 homes per year. The opening of […]


EDF Energy launches competitive home battery system for solar PV

EDF Energy, through a new partnership with Powervault, is offering existing solar PV owners the chance to earn more from their systems by purchasing one of the most advanced and cost effective home battery systems on the market at a heavily discounted price when they sign up to EDF Energy grid services. Compatible with any […]


eMotorWerks and EO Charging partner to deliver electric vehicle charger

eMotorWerks, a subsidiary of Enel’s advanced energy services global business, line Enel X, and a leading provider of intelligent and cloud-connected smart-grid charging solutions, and EO Charging, one of the UK’s leading domestic and fleet EV charging manufacturers, have partnered to launch the UK’s and Europe’s smartest home charger. This new solution will integrate eMotorWerks’ […]


GE Renewable Energy strengthens offshore wind partnership

GE Renewable Energy and the UK’s Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult have announced a US$11 million four-year research partnership aimed at minimising the time people have to spend offshore, which will enhance both safety and operating costs for offshore wind farms. The ‘Stay Ashore!’ programme is built on three pillars: Reliability by design, which is […]