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ENERGY: Siemens Energy and BASF partner on low-carbon energy projects

  • Date: 12-02-21
  • Category: ENERGY
  • Source: Power Engineering

German multinational chemical company BASF has partnered with Siemens Energy to accelerate commercial implementation of new technologies designed to lower greenhouse gas emissions.

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ENERGY: IEA warns of slowest decade of energy demand growth since 1930s

  • Date: 13-10-20
  • Category: ENERGY
  • Source: Financial Times

A prolonged battle with the pandemic and a weaker global economy will usher in the slowest decade of worldwide energy demand growth since the 1930s, the International Energy Agency said on Tuesday.

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ENERGY: Japan’s struggle to drive down renewables costs

  • Date: 20-08-20
  • Category: ENERGY
  • Source: PV Magazine

A nation famous for high electricity prices has seen power costs fall 15% this year, according to analyst Wood Mackenzie, a figure which will help attract $100 billion of solar and wind investment to 2030. Renewables will have to work even harder, however, to displace fossil fuels in hydrogen production.

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ENERGY: Renewable Energy Can Support Resilient and Equitable Recovery

  • Date: 20-04-20
  • Category: ENERGY
  • Source: Irena

IRENA’s first Global Renewables Outlook shows decarbonisation of the energy system supports short-term recovery while creating resilient and inclusive economies and societies.

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ENERGY: World Energy Outlook 2019 highlights deep disparities in the global energy system

  • Date: 13-11-19
  • Category: ENERGY
  • Source: IEA

“lack of electricity access for 850 million people around the world” should play to fuel cells’ strengths – solar PV/wind turbine feeding an electrolyser to make hydrogen (or just charge batteries from the solar, or a mixture of both for different markets)

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ENERGY: Clean energy company to raise £52 million

  • Date: 03-10-19
  • Category: ENERGY
  • Source: Insider Media

Listed energy storage and clean fuel company ITM Power has revealed plans to raise £52m. This includes an investment from industrial gases and engineering specialist Linde, which will also enter into a joint venture with the Sheffield-headquartered company.

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ENERGY: SA's CONCO wins eSwatini solar power project

  • Date: 28-06-19
  • Category: ENERGY
  • Source: Eye Witness News

MBABANE - Consolidated Infrastructure Group (CONCO) has won a $16 million contract to build a 10 megawatt solar project in eSwatini, the firm said late on Thursday.

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ENERGY: BP: world on unsustainable path; growing divergence between demands for climate change action and pace of progress

  • Date: 12-06-19
  • Category: ENERGY
  • Source: Green Car Congress

BP released the 68th annual edition of the BP Statistical Review of World Energy (BP Stats Review), a comprehensive collection and analysis of global energy data. This year’s edition highlights the growing divergence between demands for action on climate change and the actual pace of progress on reducing carbon emissions.

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