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  • Dutch innovation firm TNO will pilot a minimum 0.5 megawatt-peak (MWp) marine floating solar plant at the planned Hollandse Kust (North) offshore wind farm.
  • A consortium has won the go-ahead and funding approval from Germany’s Federal government for a landmark hydrogen project.
  • Emerson and Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas are joining forces to develop digital technologies, software and services to enhance the performance and reliability of power plants.  
  • German multinational engineering and technology company Bosch has signed a 16-year power purchase agreement with RWE.
  • Norwegian mega-utility Statkraft has been awarded a total of 330MW of the almost 1.3GW in clean energy capacity available in Ireland’s first renewable energy auction.
  • Listen to Nobilegroup experts Lorena Skiljan and Peter Gönitzer, as they answer questions on data, privacy and biased algorithms, and advise on how DSOs and TSOs can adapt to new market dynamics.
  • The UK’s University of Surrey is to begin work on a new lithium-ion battery technology that is able to capture CO2 emissions.
  • Hitachi ABB Power Grids has won a major order from Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks Transmission to enable Europe’s first multi-terminal HVDC interconnection.
  • Germany multinational energy company RWE has announced its plan to acquire a European onshore wind and solar development platform from Nordex SE.
  • Iberdrola has signed a 25-year power purchase agreement with SABIC for the development of a 100 MW renewable energy project in Spain.
  • The US Department of Energy has announced up to $1 million in funding to support energy technology incubators.
  • This session will discuss how the 30 innovations identified by IRENA in its “Innovation landscape for a renewable-powered future” project are accelerating the energy transition. 

Silver Partners

  • Meters & More
  • Nodes
  • Prime Alliance
  • Solar turbines


Global Knowledge Partner

  • Enel Foundation



  • Bureau Veritas
  • Inea
  • NXP
  • Pietro Fiorentini
  • Schneider Electric
  • Sféra
  • Sumitomo
  • Uniper
  • Valmet Technologies

Initiate Sponsor

  • TU Berlin