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GDI Leads an Industry First Silicon Anode Manufacturing and Supply Chain Alliance with AGC Glass Europe and Carl Schlenk AG

GDI, a manufacturer of 100% silicon anodes, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to lead an advanced silicon anode alliance with AGC Glass Europe (AGC), a world leader in flat glass for the automotive, solar, and high-tech industries, and Carl Schlenk AG (Schlenk) a German-based leading international manufacturer of metal… Read More

GDI raises $13.3 million to produce a breakthrough 100% Silicon Li-ion battery anode enabling both high energy and fast charging

Series A funding round led by EIT InnoEnergy and Helios Climate Ventures GDI’s patented 100% silicon anode technology increases energy density and reduces charging times to support electric vehicle and e-mobility revolution Pilot production has begun in Eindhoven, the Netherlands – to reach 300kWh by the end of 2022   GDI,… Read More

Equinor Ventures – led consortium invests €30 million in EIT InnoEnergy supported electricity storage company Elestor

Dutch large-scale electricity storage company Elestor has secured a €30 million investment from a consortium led by the corporate venture capital arm of the Norwegian energy giant Equinor.   The consortium also includes the venture capital arm of the world’s leading independent tank storage company Royal Vopak, Dutch impact investor Invest-NL… Read More

Growing home improvement company Woon Duurzaam now offers everyone the opportunity to become a co-owner

Recent years have been successful for the growth of the young home sustainability company Woon Duurzaam, because of this success the company now gives the crowd  the opportunity to join. In a crowdfunding campaign with a platform, Oneplanetcrowd, Woon Duurzaam offers people the opportunity to plan and become co-owner… Read More

Sustainable Mobility Forum 2021: a retrospective on a successful edition

Back in March 2021, took place the Sustainable Mobility Forum, co-organized with HUB Institute. Throughout the year, the HUB Institute brings together a wide range of solution makers to discuss trends, actions from committed organizations, as well as a range of sustainable solutions. That day, EIT InnoEnergy’s Thematic Field Leader… Read More

Elestor enters cooperation with Vopak for scaling HBr Flow Battery Technology

On April 21, Vopak announced that it signed a Joint Development Agreement with EIT InnoEnergy supported Elestor for the development of a hydrogen bromine flow battery. The joint ambition is to scale up the electricity storage capacity of these flow batteries from 200 kWh to 3,000 kWh in a period… Read More

Elestor prepares for growth with appointment of Hylke van Bennekom as COO

Left to right : Wiebrand Kout (CTO), Guido Dalessi (CEO), Hylke van Bennekom (COO Elestor strengthens its senior management by appointing Hylke van Bennekom (MSc MBA) as Chief Operating Officer. With this expansion, Elestor is well positioned to scale and automate the production of their hydrogen bromine… Read More

H2Gate: towards transhipment of 1 million tons of green hydrogen in the Amsterdam port

Port of Amsterdam and tank storage company Evos aim to import large volumes of green hydrogen into the Amsterdam port. Over the next six months, they, together with three specialised hydrogen companies, will investigate the feasibility of large scale imports, drawing up a blueprint and outlining a roadmap towards 2030… Read More

Kumpan Electric: Attractive and ingenious German solutions for sustainable mobility

An article published as part of Kumpan Electric’s participation to the Sustainable Mobility Forum by Hub Institute. As early as 2010, the Tykesson brothers spotted the potential of electromobility. Three entrepreneurs with a shared vision: to design an electric scooter that is fun to drive, stylish and, of course, environmentally-friendly!… Read More

ONO: Practical, innovative and versatile mobility solutions for redesigning the urban landscape

An interview published as part of ONO’s participation to the Sustainable Mobility Forum by Hub Institute. In terms of urban mobility, more and more solutions are appearing, although there are few major players in the sector. ONO Motion with its mobility services meets this need, in particular through the… Read More