Tagged With Renewables
Outlook 2022: Financing the countdown to net zero
14 January 2022
Investor interest in financing the energy transition is strong, but availability of capital often hinges on the maturity of each market segment, while the time needed to realise returns is challenging
Germany ramps up clean energy targets
12 January 2022
New coalition government targets huge expansion of renewables and green hydrogen as it chases emissions reduction goals
Tunisia kickstarts stalled renewables sector
5 January 2022
New government appears committed to clearing the legal, financial and practical obstacles facing prospective foreign developers
Green shoots emerge in Libyan reconstruction
20 December 2021
Shell, Eni and TotalEnergies signal interest in large-scale solar projects as returning economic growth drives surge in electricity demand
New Dutch government pledges €35bn transition fund
16 December 2021
The incoming Dutch government will throw much more weight behind green energy, but also supports North Sea gas exploration and nuclear power
Sembcorp’s UK arm plans Europe’s biggest battery storage system
15 December 2021
Short-term duration system will have capacity of 360MW using lithium-ion batteries
Shell buys US solar and storage developer
14 December 2021
Missouri-based Savion has more than 18GW of utility-scale solar and battery storage capacity under development in the US
UK launches its biggest renewables CfD auction
14 December 2021
Bulk of funds earmarked for offshore wind but solar, tidal and geothermal projects also invited to bid
Red tape slows Southeast Asia’s renewables growth
9 December 2021
Pace of deployment to leave Indonesia and the Philippines heavily reliant on coal through end of decade, analysts say
Equinor enters UK battery storage market
6 December 2021
Norwegian company agrees to buy stake in battery developer as UK’s renewables expansion increases need for storage
Renewables pairing drives China energy storage growth
2 December 2021
Mid-decade storage target within reach despite challenging business model, conference delegates say
France must invest more in clean energy – IEA
30 November 2021
Government faces key decisions next year on modernisation of nuclear fleet and raising clean energy ambitions to align with EU goals, agency says
Jordan eyes renewable power exports
25 November 2021
As wind and solar power capacity have ramped up impressively, the government is mulling ways to maximise its returns
Enel brings forward net-zero target to 2040
24 November 2021
Group accelerates investment in renewables capacity and networks as it looks to electrify new sectors
Investment in LDES surges with renewables growth
23 November 2021
US, Spain and Germany lead deployment of long-duration energy storage amid growing need for flexibility and dispatchable renewable power
Morocco hastens energy transition
16 November 2021
Expiry of gas supply contract validates a recent uplift in renewables targets
BP defends hydrocarbon role in transition strategy
3 November 2021
Emissions reductions targets should not be proxy for underinvestment in hydrocarbons, CEO tells analysts
UK to unlock £90bn transition investment by 2030
20 October 2021
Renewables, CCS, nuclear and hydrogen are all earmarked for government support, according to a recently published strategy
Clean energy investment must triple by 2030 – IEA
13 October 2021
Key role for startups as clean technology market hits $27tn under 2050 net-zero scenario, IEA says
Orsted signs €2bn climate-linked revolving credit facility
11 October 2021
Interest margin to depend on performance against predefined sustainability targets, Danish energy company says
India’s green growth challenges
13 September 2021
Despite $1.2bn of additional investment, India could miss its 2022 renewable energy capacity target
Global carbon emissions rise beyond pre-pandemic levels – Ember
26 August 2021
Wind and solar growth has been insufficient in fully meeting post-pandemic increase in power demand, with many countries turning to coal
Action needed to unlock renewable investments – BNEF
6 August 2021
Bottlenecks the result of the pace of subsidy provision, permitting problems and a lack of investment in transmission grids
BP doubles renewables pipeline
3 August 2021
Offshore wind investments in US and bids in Scotland will help to decarbonise firm’s portfolio
Statkraft on track for 9GW renewables by 2025
22 July 2021
Utility will continue to develop 3GW/yr of renewable capacity after 2025
Oil majors pile into Scottish offshore wind tender
22 July 2021
Scotwind tender draws 74 bids amid strong competition for North Sea project rights