Draper wins patent for electrostatic motor

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Underpinning the initiative is a recent patent on aspects of the technology. The company’s patented approach to electric motors, which is available to license, replaces steel, copper coils and rare earth magnets with thin, light and widely available materials.

PITT OHIO Receives Patent for Sustainable, Renewable Energy Process

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PITT OHIO receives a patent for the process they developed to take wind and solar energy into a battery system and the subsequent distribution of that power to points of use throughout their facilities

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What Is Behind The U.S. Navy’s ‘UFO’ Fusion Energy Patent?

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Navy patents which range from compact fusion devices to faster than light travel technology. One man is responsible for a slew of bizarre U.S.

Who's the biggest force in corporate patents for climate-related innovations?

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Tesla files patent for new type of stator

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The innovative automaker’s quest to improve its products is ongoing, and it recently published a patent for a new type of stator. Tesla’s patent application, Stator for an Electric Motor , reads, in part: An example stator includes a stator core having teeth that are radially arranged about a common central axis of the stator and located in a spaced apart manner from one another. The diversity of electric motors used in today’s EVs is quite striking.

Solaria Sues Canadian Solar for Patent Infringement

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patent that covers a process for separating photovoltaic (PV) strips from solar cells for use in tiled or so-called "shingled" solar modules. Solaria Corporation, a US-based global provider of advanced solar energy products, announced today that it filed suit against Canadian Solar Inc.,

Hydro-Québec commercializing electrolyte patents for solid-state batteries

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The University of Texas at Austin has agreed to transfer patents relating to a new type of electrolyte to be used in solid-state lithium batteries to Hydro-Québec, Canada’s largest electricity producer. The patents are co-invented by Dr. John B. Hydro-Québec’s team of researchers will integrate the patent’s technology into a battery with the goal of bringing it to the commercialization stage. “We

Trade Commission finds JinkoSolar did not infringe on Q CELLS’s patent

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International Trade Commission investigation into whether module competitors infringed on Hanwha Q CELLS’s manufacturing patent found that Jinko’s products do not infringe on the patent.

REC is now suing Q CELLS over split-cell manufacturing and junction box patent infringement

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The patent infringement lawsuit war is heating up in the solar panel manufacturing world. REC confirmed in a press release that it filed… The post REC is now suing Q CELLS over split-cell manufacturing and junction box patent infringement appeared first on Solar Power World.

Nano One secures patent on high-energy NMC cathode powders

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Nano One Materials has secured a US patent for its NMC cathode powders, which it says offer a proprietary means of making Li-ion batteries more durable, safer and cheaper. This patent is particularly significant as it defines the properties of our high-energy NMC cathode powders, rather than the underlying process to make them,” said Dr. Stephen Campbell, Chief Technology Officer.

Tesla’s Effort To Short-Circuit Nikola Lawsuit Fizzles As Patent Office Denies Door Argument

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Patent and Trademark Office denied Tesla's attempt to invalidate its side door patent The upstart maker of electric trucks powered by hydrogen fuel cells and batteries claims a small victory after the U.S.

SolarEdge sues Huawei again for inverter, power optimizer patent infringement

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SolarEdge has filed three additional lawsuits in China against Huawei, citing patent infringement on its inverters and power optimizers. a Chinese entity,… The post SolarEdge sues Huawei again for inverter, power optimizer patent infringement appeared first on Solar Power World. The company is seeking damages and an injunction. The recently filed lawsuits follow the filing of three other lawsuits in Germany by SolarEdge in June and July 2018 against Huawei Technologies Co.,

Wave energy gets boost to pioneer green economy with US patent approval.

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US Patent Office grants AW-Energy’s Patent Application for WaveRoller® technology

Envision goes Patent Pending for Floods with Solar EV Charging Station

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The post Envision goes Patent Pending for Floods with Solar EV Charging Station appeared first on Green Living Guy. EV Charging and Emergency Power That Can Survive Flooding to Over Nine Feet SAN DIEGO – June 16th, 2020 – Envision Solar International, Inc.,

Nexeon Acquires Key Patent Sets

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Move Strengthens Nexeon's Position in Battery Materials

Lamborghini and MIT patent a new material for supercapacitors

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Lamborghini and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have patented a new synthetic material that the carmaker hopes will serve as the technological base for a new generation of supercapacitors. The two organizations began working together in 2017 , when they produced the Terzo Millennio concept car. With support from Lamborghini’s Concept Development Department, a research team led by MIT Chemistry Professor Mircea Dinc? synthesized the new material.

Q CELLS’ patent infringement complaint against JinkoSolar, REC and LONGi Solar confirmed by Regional Court of Düsseldorf in Germany

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A patent infringement complaint filed by Hanwha Q CELLS GmbH in March 2019 to the Regional Court of Düsseldorf in Germany has been upheld. The Court has found that JinkoSolar GmbH, REC Solar EMEA GmbH and LONGi Solar Technologie GmbH breached Hanwha Q CELLS GmbH’s intellectual property rights by unlawfully incorporating its patented passivation technology into their solar cells

US International Trade Commission Issues Final Determination Confirming No Infringement of Hanwha Q-Cells' Patent by REC Group

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Patent 9,893,215 ('215 patent). REC Group, an international pioneering solar energy brand with Scandinavian heritage, is pleased to report that on June 3, 2020, the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) issued a Final Determination that REC Group's products do not infringe the asserted claims of Hanwha Q-Cells' U.S. The Final Determination affirms the Initial Determination (Order No. 40) by the Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) dated April 10, 2020

Stahlin Enclosures Patented 3R 60mm Polycarbonate Breather Vent Kit Now Available

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Designed to help maintain component temperatures inside the enclosure within certain design limits, the Stahlin® 60mm breather vent quickly and easily installs with just a turn of the wrist

Does Tesla’s latest patent have to do with its promised million-mile battery?

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In December, Tesla, in partnership with physicists from Canada’s Dalhousie University, filed a patent for “ Dioxazolones And Nitrile Sulfites As Electrolyte Additives For Lithium-Ion Batteries.” Tesla claims that the new battery chemistry, which appears to build on another patent filed in September , improves efficiency, energy density, longevity and cost compared to current Li-ion batteries. Last April, Elon Musk announced that a “1 million-mile battery pack” was in the pipeline.

Moixa Awarded New International Patents for Smart Charging Fleets of Batteries

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The patents complement a growing smart energy IP portfolio and help support the ability of Moixa's AI-enabled GridShare software to unlock value for customers by aggregating fleets of batteries to provide gigawatt-scale virtual power plants and help balance electricity grids worldwide

REC Group Welcomes Order by US ITC in Hanwha Q Cells Patent Infringement Claim: Initial Determination of Non-infringement to be Granted

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On November 12, 2019, the US International Trade Commission Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) issued an order to indefinitely stay the hearing in a patent infringement investigation initiated by Hanwha Q Cells in March 2019 against Longi Solar, JinkoSolar and REC Group.

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Reduce, reuse, recycle, register?

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Protecting inventions with patents can assist with these aims, but innovators may be skeptical of being able to obtain patent protection for products that are made using recycled materials — materials that in many cases are, by definition, not new. Reduce, reuse, recycle, register?

Ideematec Unveils Horizon L:Tec Solar Tracker at Solar Power International 2020

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The global solar tracking company reveals patented locking technology

Staxxiom promises eco-friendly furnishings that click together in 2 minutes

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Furniture startup Staxxiom has unveiled a sneak peek of its new “no tools, no hassle” furniture products, a line of patented click-to-assemble furnishings built from natural, eco-friendly materials

Who’s the biggest force in corporate patents for climate-related innovations?

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INTRODUCING MERSEN ISOMAXX

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PATENTED ENHANCED COOLING SOLUTION FOR THE LATEST PRIMEPACK™ IGBT GENERATION

Ideematec Unveils Horizon L:Tec Solar Tracker at Solar Power International 2020

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The global solar tracking company reveals patented locking technology

Tigo Sues APsystems for Rapid Shutdown Intellectual Property Infringement

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US District Court Filing Seeks to Hold China Based APsystems Accountable for Willful Patent Infringement

Sistine Solar’s Award-Winning SolarSkin™ Technology Used in Flagship Universal Orlando Installation

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Sistine Solar’s patented SolarSkin™ technology brings to life the world's first custom-branded floating solar array

US Trade Court Sides with Longi, Jinko, REC in Solar Patent Infringement Case

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In a complaint filed in March, Hanwha Q Cells alleged that all three companies were infringing on a patent filed in 2008 by importing cells and modules that used proprietary technology. “At this stage, the judge is basically saying, ‘I’ve seen all the evidence and based on everything I know today these companies are not infringing on Hanwha’s patent.’”

Energy Foundry Invests in Sistine Solar

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With investment from Energy Foundry, Sistine Solar will begin offering its patented SolarSkin technology nationwide

Q CELLS to invest €125m into its German R&D Headquarters over next three years

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The investment also reinforces Q CELLS' position that long-term investments in innovation and highly qualified jobs in the solar industry must remain protected by patents

Wastewater treatment through ‘real science, real engineering’

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The company’s patented technologies remove heavy metals, oil and other […]. Source: Heraldnet, Janice Podsada Feb 4 2020 Jim Mothersbaugh is in the business of making bubbles float and tiny particles clump. Mothersbaugh, CEO of WaterTectonics, founded the Everett wastewater treatment company in 1999 in response to the needs of the building industry and concern for the environment. Alliance News Industry News

Meet CleanTech Alliance Board Member Elen Wetzel, Dorsey & Whitney

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Elen’s practice focuses on patent preparation and prosecution, opinions, and counseling of clients across a variety of industries including energy, manufacturing, transportation, electronics, and e-commerce. She works with both large and emerging companies across a wide range of technologies including mechanical, electrical, and software systems, as well as medical devices and consumer products. Elen helps […]. Alliance News

PNNL Waives Fee to Test-Drive Portfolio of Intellectual Property

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Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is offering its entire portfolio of patented technologies on a research trial basis—at no cost—to spur economic development and ultimately create new jobs. Source: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, June 9, 2020 RICHLAND, Wash. – As businesses of all sizes weather today’s tough economy, the U.S.

Q CELLS initiates penalty proceedings against JinkoSolar GmbH following its violation of the German Court judgment

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Q CELLS has initiated penalty proceedings in the Regional Düsseldorf Court on September 28, 2020 against JinkoSolar GmbH (“Jinko”) which has been ordered by the Court to stop offering, selling or importing the modules that infringe on Q CELLS’ European Patent, EP 2 220 689 (EP ‘689 patent

Blink Charging and EnerSys Collaborate To Develop High Power Inductive/Wireless and Enhanced DC Fast Charging Systems with Energy Storage Options for the Automotive Market

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The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the two companies includes joint research and development to commercialize EnerSys’ patented energy transfer technology combined with Blink’s patent-pending wireless parking bumper and DCFC technology to create faster, more efficient EV charging options with integrated energy storage solutions

Terra Pave sealant creates high-albedo ground cover for solar systems

Solar Power World

Terra Pave Top-Seal White Albedo (TSW), patented by the University of Texas, Austin, is an “eco-friendly” permanent soil binder that covers the ground with a concrete-like structure and provides a permanent white color. “I

C2 Energy Capital Diversifies Portfolio with Acquisition of California’s Largest Floating Solar Project

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Located in Windsor, the 1.78-MW installation uses Ciel & Terre's patented Hydrelio® technology to float a grid of 4,959 high-performance solar modules on a recycled storage pond, powering the town's wastewater treatment facility and saving $4M in electric costs over the next 20 years

Sponsored content: Introducting Aerzen’s 5th Generation Delta Blower

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The patented AERZEN process prevents pulsations and noise already at the origin within the blower stage. Integrated pulsation reduction process (patented AERZEN blower stage). This article contains paid-for content created in collaboration with Aerzen.

Powin releases large-scale lithium energy storage system with 20-year guarantee

Solar Power World

All three products were designed by Powin around CATL’s large form factor cells, utilizing Powin’s patented StackOS battery management and controls software. Powin Energy has unveiled three new products, Stack225, Stack230 and Stack230P, its first products utilizing CATL battery cells.

Solaria sues Canadian Solar for stealing shingled module process

Solar Power World

patent that covers a process for separating PV strips from solar… The post Solaria sues Canadian Solar for stealing shingled module process appeared first on Solar Power World.