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Author: Shannon Bresnahan

Aptera Begins Validation Phase for Aerodynamics at Pininfarina Wind Tunnel

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Solar electric vehicle manufacturer and Cleantech San Diego member company Aptera entered the validation phase for its aerodynamic shape at Pininfarina’s world-famous wind tunnel. This first step in its validation underscores Aptera’s commitment to progress, continuous innovation, and the pursuit of revolutionary mobility solutions.   At the...

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VECKTA Secures Major Investment to Revolutionize Onsite Energy Deployments for Businesses Globally

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Cleantech San Diego member and Southern California Energy Innovation Network company VECKTA Corporation, the Energy Transition Platform, has closed another funding round led by Tech Square Ventures and a syndicate of new and existing investors, such as the leading climate fund Volo Earth, Worley, and Cove Fund. As part of the...

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UC San Diego Partners with Xendee for Testing and Evaluation of Microgrid Controller

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Cleantech San Diego member and Southern California Energy Innovation Network graduate Xendee Corporation, a leading distributed energy resources and microgrid EV infrastructure design and operation software provider, has entered into an agreement with UC San Diego's Center for Energy Research to conduct testing and evaluation...

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U.S. Army Awards South 8 Technologies $550,000 to Increase Battery Safety for Soldiers

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Cleantech San Diego member South 8 Technologies, developers of a novel liquefied gas electrolyte (LiGas®) for the next generation of safe and high-performance lithium-ion batteries, and NanoGraf, an advanced battery materials company and enabler of the world’s most energy-dense lithium-ion 18650 cell, have received a joint...

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Hydrogen Microgrid Project Operational Using GKN Hydrogen’s Metal Hydride Hydrogen Storage

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The California Energy Commission (CEC), Technology & Investment Solutions LLC (TIS) and Cleantech San Diego member GKN Hydrogen announced that GKN Hydrogen’s HY2MEDI energy storage system (ESS) is operational and has been integrated into the Circle Green Technical Park near Adelanto at the former Meadowbrook...

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U.S. Department of Energy Announces $42 Million to Develop More Affordable and Efficient EV Batteries

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The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $42 million in funding for 12 projects to strengthen the domestic supply chain for advanced batteries that power electric vehicles (EVs). Two of the winning projects are from Cleantech San Diego members and Southern California Energy Innovation Network...

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