Ubiquitous Energy Closes $30 Million Series B Funding Round

Ubiquitous Energy closed a $30 million Series B funding round late last year. The raise was led by participation from both new and existing investors, including Andersen Corporation, ENEOS, Safar Partners, Hostplus, Red Cedar Ventures, and Riverhorse Investments. Ubiquitous Energy’s technology is the only patented and transparent photovoltaic glass coating that harnesses solar power to generate energy, all while remaining visibly indistinguishable from traditional windows.

Ubiquitous Energy Closes $30 Million Series B Funding Round

Ubiquitous Energy closed a $30 million Series B funding round late last year. The raise was led by participation from both new and existing investors, including Andersen Corporation, ENEOS, Safar Partners, Hostplus, Red Cedar Ventures, and Riverhorse Investments. Ubiquitous Energy’s technology is the only patented and transparent photovoltaic glass coating that harnesses solar power to generate energy, all while remaining visibly indistinguishable from traditional windows.

SoCalGas Works with Homebuilders to Increase the Energy Efficiency of Over 13,400 New Homes

Southern California Gas Co.  announced over 13,400 new single-family residential units and multi-family projects have enrolled in the 2021 Energy Efficient New Homes (EENH) Program, which enables homebuilders to construct energy efficient homes at a lower cost and continues to deliver on SoCalGas' commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG). The result is higher levels of efficiency and utility bill savings for future residents. The EENH Program was projected to save approximately 150,000 net therms with over $250,000 in customer bill savings for eventual homeowners, which reduces over 794 metric tons of CO2 emissions in 2021 alone.

The solar sector according to Maxeon: An interview with Mark Babcock, Chief Revenue Officer, Maxeon Solar Technologies

As an international manufacturer and retailer of leading solar modules in over 100 countries worldwide, Maxeon Solar Technologies was an important participant at the Intersolar Conference in October 2021. REM talked to the company’s Chief Revenue Officer, Mark Babcock, to obtain an overview of the current landscape in the solar industry, in addition to the company’s priorities for 2022 onwards, the partnership with Enphase, the roll-out of Maxeon’s Air solar panels across Europe and a number of other interesting matters.

El Miteco abre dos convocatorias para proyectos piloto de comunidades energéticas

Con un presupuesto total de 40 millones, éstas son dos de las primeras ayudas del PERTE-ERHA. El objetivo del programa 'CE Implementa' es impulsar alrededor de 40 proyectos innovadores de comunidades energéticas; proyectos que impulsen la innovación social y la participación ciudadana en renovables, eficiencia energética o movilidad eléctrica. La primera destina 10 millones a proyectos de pequeño tamaño, con los que se espera promover más de 21 iniciativas innovadoras, mientras que la segunda contempla 30 millones de euros para dar impulso a casi una veintena de proyectos de tamaño mediano o grande. El plazo de presentación de solicitudes se iniciará el día 1 de febrero y permanecerá abierto durante un mes, hasta el 1 de marzo.

Baterías con premio en la gran feria europea del almacenamiento de energía
El jurado de la feria ees (la gran feria europea de las baterías y los sistemas acumuladores de energía) ya ha seleccionado los productos y soluciones innovadoras que aspiran, como finalistas, al gran premio ees 2021. Independientemente de cuál o cuáles sean las candidaturas ganadoras, la sola inclusión en este exquisito grupo VIP constituye todo un éxito para las empresas. A continuación, los diez finalistas 2021 de los ees Award (ees es una de las cuatro ferias que integran el gran evento anual europeo del sector de la energía, The smarter E).