Battery Maker ESS Technology Goes Public in a $1.07 Billion SPAC Deal with ACON

Battery Maker ESS Technology Goes Public in a $1.07 Billion SPAC Deal with ACON

California-based utility-scale energy storage battery manufacturer ESS Technology has announced its merger with ACON S2 Acquisition Corp, a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company (SPAC). The collaboration has led it ...
Solar Sector Sees Broad-based Recovery, Funding Rises by 24% in 2020

Solar Sector Sees Broad-based Recovery, Funding Rises by 24% in 2020

The global corporate funding into the solar sector - including venture capital (VC), private equity (PE), debt financing, and public market financing - increased 24% to $14.5 billion in 2020 ...
Energy Storage Solutions Provider Stem Goes Public in a $1.35 Billion SPAC Deal

Energy Storage Solutions Provider Stem Goes Public in a $1.35 Billion SPAC Deal

Artificial intelligence (AI)-driven clean energy storage systems provider - Stem Incorporated - and publicly-traded special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) - Star Peak Energy Transition Corp – declared that they have ...
Daily News Wrap-Up_ This Solar Oyster Production System Can Help Reduce Nitrogen in Water (1)

Daily News Wrap-Up: This Solar Oyster Production System Can Help Reduce Nitrogen in Water

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Bayer has signed a 10-year power purchase agreement with Iberdrola to procure clean energy supply for its ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Uber Commits to Become Zero-Emission Fleet by 2040

Daily News Wrap-Up: Uber Commits to Become Zero-Emission Fleet by 2040

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Uber has committed to becoming a fully zero-emission platform by 2040, with all of its rides in ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Electricity Tribunal Rules in Favor of Wind Generator, Sets Aside CERC Order

Electricity Tribunal Rules in Favor of Wind Generator, Sets Aside CERC Order

The Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL) has ruled in favor of a wind developer who sought the tribunal to set aside an order by the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) ...
/ / Wind
L&T Sells its Electrical and Automation Business to Schneider Electric

L&T Sells its Electrical and Automation Business to Schneider Electric

Larsen & Turbo (L&T) announced that it divested its electrical and automation (E&A) business to European energy and automation company Schneider Electric. Schneider Electric will own a 65% stake in ...
Building Energy and Inspired Evolution Launch JV for Renewables in Africa and the Middle East

Building Energy and Inspired Evolution Launch JV for Renewables in Africa and the Middle East

Building Energy, an Italian renewable company, in partnership with Inspired Evolution, has successfully closed the buy-out of its African and Middle East business and launched Red Rocket, an independent power producer ...
Sterling & Wilson Set to Merge its Waaree SPV with its Solar Arm

Sterling & Wilson Set to Merge its Waaree SPV with its Solar Arm

In a significant development, Sterling and Wilson Solar has approved the merger of Sterling & Wilson Waaree, with Sterling & Wilson Solar. Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited is the solar ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar