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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
CorPower Ocean unveils commercial scale products to unleash utility scale wave farms
This comes as the wave energy developer prepares to deliver its flagship HiWave-5 Project in northern Portugal, with ocean deployment planned later this year. The new CorPower C4 device will ultimately form part of a four-system wave array, off the coast of Aguçadoura, Portugal, creating one of the world’s first… Read More
Altris to Manufacture Sodium-ion Battery Cathode Material in Sandviken, Sweden
Sodium-ion battery cathode material producer and supported start-up Altris AB has signed a deal with Sandvik Materials Technology AB to house the company’s first industrial scale manufacturing facility in Sandviken, Sweden. The new facility, called ‘Ferrum’, will have the annual capacity to produce 2000 metric tonnes of Altris’ ground-breaking… Read More
EIT InnoEnergy invests in grid-scale energy storage company Mine Storage
Mine Storage develops and operates a portfolio of grid-scale energy storages in underground mines. The global need for grid-scale energy storage is driven by the increasing share of weather dependent power generation, which causes imbalance in the transmission grids. The Mine Storage team contributes to a sustainable… Read More
Join us at one of our events
The Business Booster 2022 The race to net zero: balancing exploitation and exploration
The Business Booster is EIT InnoEnergy’s annual two-day international networking event that showcases 150+ sustainable energy technologies under one roof. This year it will be held on 28-29 September in Lisbon!
Join us at The Business Booster 2021 in Berlin
For several years, the energy industry has unwaveringly explored, innovated and invested in technologies and services. But now, as the world re-builds, you are standing witness to the new industrial revolution - one that is sustainable, decarbonised and digital.
The Business Booster goes online to bring you TBB.Connect!
Join us at TBB.Connect! 4-5 November 2020. Re-imaged in a digital context, TBB.Connect will bring together innovators and industry from all corners of the world – giving you the chance to create and trigger new sustainable business opportunities. Registrations are now open! Visit our TBB.Connect website for all the information on speakers, agenda and exhibitors.
Join us at PowerUp! 2020
Join PowerUp! 2020, the biggest competition for start-ups from Central-Eastern Europe. InnoEnergy launches the PowerUp! Challenge elevating innovative companies to the next level. With the opportunity for multi-million Euro investment the company is seeking the best start-ups, scale-ups, and SMEs in the CEE to apply.
Finals Pitching event Call for start-ups in electrical storage
To identify the best up-and-coming electrical storage solutions in the world, InnoEnergy launched a call last year with great success, receiving over 220 applications! On 21 March, the finalists will gather at Amsterdam’s historic Beurs van Berlage to pitch their solutions in front of a high-profile jury to bid to become one of the top winners and compete for the final grand prize of €100,000.