2021, July, 9, 12:15:00EUROPEAN CLIMATE INVESTMENT €30 BLN
The European Parliament (EP) has approved the €30bn upgraded Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) programme for 2021 to 2027, with 60% for projects that help achieve the EU’s climate objectives and 15% of energy pillar funds for cross-border renewable energy projects.
2021, July, 9, 12:05:00INDONESIA'S CLEAN ENERGY INVESTMENT $12 BLN
The Indonesian state-owned oil and gas company PT Pertamina plans to invest US$12bn to add 10 GW of "clean" power capacity by 2026, including 6 GW of gas-fired power plants, 3 GW of renewables such as geothermal and 1 GW from other projects like “blue” and “green” hydrogen.
2021, July, 8, 12:45:00OIL PRICES 2021-22: $72-$67
We expect rising production will reduce the persistent global oil inventory draws that have occurred for much of the past year and keep prices similar to current levels, averaging $72/b during the second half of 2021 (2H21).
2021, July, 7, 11:00:00INDIA COAL PRODUCTION DOWN
In addition, the Indian power utility NTPC has committed to halve its coal-fired power capacity and to set up 60 GW of renewable projects by 2032. NTPC’s current installed capacity stands at 66 GW, of which 54 GW is coal-fired.
2021, July, 6, 12:05:00РОССИЯ: БОЛЬШЕ ВОДОРОДА
«Чтобы максимально использовать наши наработки и реализовать перспективы, мы ведем работу по идентификации того, какие производства могли бы соответствовать текущему и будущему спросу, заказам. Здесь важно оказывать не точечную, а системную поддержку по всей цепочке производства водорода», – добавил Павел Сорокин.
2021, June, 30, 12:55:00JAPAN'S CLEAN ENERGY
While wording was removed from the original strategy calling for maximising nuclear utilisation, new reference was added in the latest strategy on the promotion of nuclear-related R&D and personnel training with an eye to the future.
2021, June, 30, 12:50:00U.S., CANADA ENERGY COOPERATION
“The United States and Canada have a shared commitment to protect our planet and ensure that all pockets of North America have access to affordable, clean energy,” said Granholm.
2021, June, 30, 12:45:00BRITAIN'S ZERO NUCLEAR FUEL
NNL says the UK has set a world-leading net zero greenhouse gas emissions commitment and the nuclear fuel cycle is crucial to the role of nuclear technology in decarbonising the future energy system.
2021, June, 29, 13:10:00U.S. RENEWABLES UP TO 25.7%
Electrical generation by renewable energy sources (i.e., biomass, geothermal, hydropower, solar, wind) set a new record in April 2021 and accounted for 25.7% of total US production.
2021, June, 29, 13:05:00BRITAIN, NORWAY ENERGY COOPERATION
The UK’s Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Kwasi Kwarteng, and Norway’s Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Tina Bru, issued a joint statement during Kwarteng's visit to Oslo for their first in-person meeting.
2021, June, 29, 12:55:00RENEWABLES FOR POLAND $2.26 BLN
The eight tenders targeted contracts for 68 TWh of renewable electricity, but the auction result was 36.7 TWh at a value of PLN 8.5 billion (USD 2.26bn/EUR 1.89bn). In 2020, 54.5 TWh got contracted.
2021, June, 28, 13:35:00THE DARK SIDE OF SOLAR POWER
The industry’s current circular capacity is woefully unprepared for the deluge of waste that is likely to come.
2021, June, 28, 13:30:00CHINA'S CLEAN ENERGY TRANSITION
The Plan targets non-fossil fuel energy reaching only 20% of China’s energy supply by 2030; this means that coal must remain China’s dominant electric power generation fuel source for the foreseeable future.
2021, June, 28, 13:20:00RENEWABLES FOR CITY
This past year has been a whirlwind for large cities with the pandemic, with a significant exodus of residents, talents, and life. People have been moving to smaller and medium-sized municipalities due to remote working opportunities, affordability, and quality of life.
2021, June, 25, 12:30:00NUCLEAR & RENEWABLES
The importance of nuclear power in helping to stabilize electricity grids and ensure a reliable and low carbon energy flow will increase with the rising share of renewables in the global energy mix,