410 GWh Of Solar Electricity Bought In Spain & Portugal Auction By Spanish Utility Endesa

Originally published on Sustainnovate. The Spanish utility company Endesa purchased 410 gigawatt-hours (GWh) of solar electricity during a recent solar energy auction for Portugal and Spain, according to recent reports. The solar auction in question ended with a price of €39.6/MWh/megawatt-hour ($43.82). The aforementioned 410 GWh of solar electricity equates … [continued]

Nissan & Endesa Team Up For “1st Mass Market” Vehicle-To-Grid System

News from Nissan NewsRoom Europe reports that Nissan and Endesa, an Enel Group Subsidiary, plan to work together on a vehicle-to-grid (V2G) system in Madrid, Spain. It will reportedly lead to the first “mass market” vehicle-to-grid (V2G) system. Green Car Congress reports that, at the ongoing Geneva Motor Show, the combo signed their commitment to this … [continued]

Corporate Open Innovation Platforms That Can Be Helpful For Cleantech Startups, Universities & Research Labs

By Denis Kuznetsov Open innovation has been a hot topic in the business world since its introduction by Professor H. Chesbrough in 2003. Having initially evolved in technology and consumer goods corporations (like IBM and P&G), the open innovation paradigm is now spreading to most industries, including energy and cleantech. In simple words, the … [continued]