PowerPlay has partnered with energy provider, Diamond Energy. Diamond Energy will be PowerPlay’s exclusive partner, with PowerPlay aiming to deliver a larger customer database to the award-winning energy provider. The partnership comes as Diamond Energy was recently voted one of the best energy providers by Choice in NSW and Queensland.
Victorian residents have witnessed electricity market volatility, with some retailers informing clients their prices will more than double, leading to skyrocketing electricity bills over the next year. It makes finding and staying on the cheapest electricity plan more important than ever. Enter Joulius – the energy startup offering price comparison with a genuine difference. Joulius is still finding residential customers an average of $280 in savings against their current plan over the next 12 months, thanks to its calculation engine and transparent pricing model.
Transphorm, Inc.—a global supplier of high reliability, high performance gallium nitride (GaN) power conversion products—announced the appointment of six company leaders. The roles are being filled by company veterans as well as newly hired experts, strategically building out Transphorm’s executive bench. The collective sales, operations, engineering, and product marketing skillsets brought by these individuals will contribute to Transphorm’s business growth and customer support strategies as the company responds to a rapidly rising demand for high voltage gallium nitride (GaN) power semiconductors across industries.
Schlumberger announced its new name—SLB—underscoring the company’s vision for a decarbonized energy future and affirming its transformation from the world’s largest oilfield services company to a tech firm focused on driving energy innovation for a balanced planet. Beginning today, the legacy Schlumberger brand and nearly all of its affiliated brands will become one under the new SLB brand, which introduces a refreshed visual identity, including a new logo for the company—a symbol of where it is today and where it is heading.
Amazon announced that it is expanding its renewable energy portfolio globally, with an additional 2.7 gigawatts (GW) of clean energy capacity across 71 new renewable energy projects. This includes the company’s first renewable energy project in South America—a solar farm in Brazil—and its first solar farms in India and Poland. Once fully operational, Amazon’s global renewable energy portfolio will generate 50,000 gigawatt hours (GWh) of clean energy, which is the equivalent amount of electricity needed to power 4.6 million U.S. homes each year.
Westwater Resources, Inc., an energy technology and battery-grade natural graphite development company, announced three senior management changes that are designed to position the Company for future growth and continued success. Effective October 1, 2022, Westwater promoted Cevat Er to the position of Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Er joined Westwater in 2015, and since then he has served as Vice President – Technical Services.
MidOcean Energy (MidOcean), an LNG company managed by EIG, an investor in energy and infrastructure sectors, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd to acquire Tokyo Gas’ interests in four Australian integrated LNG projects. Under the terms, MidOcean will acquire Tokyo Gas’ interests in Gorgon LNG, Ichthys LNG, Pluto LNG and Queensland Curtis LNG for total cash consideration of US$2.15 billion.
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), a leader in secure, AI-driven networks, recently announced that they have been selected by Oil India Limited, the country’s second largest state-owned oil and gas company, for upgrades to its data centre and campus networks to support the company's sustainability goals and digital transformation journey that will contribute to India's vision of energy independence.
Bakken Energy, through its subsidiary Great Plains Hydrogen, LLC, has been invited by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Loan Programs Office (LPO) to submit a Part II application under the Title XVII Innovative Clean Energy Loan Guarantee Program. This is big for Bakken’s process in applying for DOE financing for $1.7bn of their $2.35bn clean hydrogen project.
Hanwha Energy Australia Pty Ltd, has secured AU$150m in investment to fast-track the development and growth of its innovative renewable energy business model within the Aussie energy sector. Hanwha Energy Australia, together with its retail energy businesses Nectr, combines utility-scale renewable energy generation, rooftop solar and home batteries, retail energy, finance and technology to offer Australians a one-stop-shop for their energy needs.