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  • National Grid in the UK has built a ‘village’ of sleeping pods which can house their most critical workers during the coronavirus lockdown.
  • Watch the interview between Paddy Young, Director Enlit Europe, Sietske Jacobs, Initiate Global Director, and Gijs de Bruin, Partner and Co-Founder 98 Sparks.
  • Convergence has already changed the face of energy in Europe – and yet it could do so much more. 
  • Across all industries, the consumer has never had more power than now and millions have moved from being passive observers of the industry to engaged participants in the energy transition.
  • Renewables-based energy transformation is an opportunity to meet international climate goals while boosting economic growth, creating millions of jobs and improving human welfare by 2050.
  • Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has secured €1m funding from Business Finland for an ambitious hydrogen research project.
  • After two years of design and manufacture, Ansaldo Nuclear has provided a bespoke robot to recover 2,000 drums of radioactive waste from storage locations at nuclear power plant in Italy.
  • A three-year tidal energy project funded by the EU’s Horizon 2020 has concluded and been hailed a success by its consortium partners.
  • ENGIE has been awarded two tenders for solar and wind energy generation projects by the French Ministry of Ecological and Inclusive Transition.
  • EIT InnoEnergy has announced a new module within global gaming sensation Minecraft to teach school-age players about renewable, sustainable energy, free of charge.
  • Temporary power supplier Aggreko has offered the UK government up to 1,300 small generator units free of charge to support the set-up of COVID-19 testing sites across the UK.
  • Nicholas Nhede looks at the new energy consumer, what utility customers are demanding, factors driving their demands and some of the measures implemented to meet these demands.

Silver Partners

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

 

Global Knowledge Partner

  • Enel Foundation

 

Sponsors

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

Initiate Sponsor

  • TU Berlin