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Oersted to cut up to 800 jobs and pause dividend
20 February, 2024
Ørsted, which is developing the world’s largest offshore wind farm, the...
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FirstEnergy abandons its 2030 climate target
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 by FirstEnergy Corp has notified its shareholders that it has abandoned its aim of cutting its greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 and will not now close its two coal-fired plants – Fort...

‘Global leap forward’ in nuclear welding technology achieved
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 by Completion of the first full sized small modular reactor (SMR) nuclear vessel demonstrator assembly at Sheffield Forgemasters has signalled what the company believes is a global leap...

World's largest renewable energy park starts operations
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 by Adani Green Energy Ltd, India's largest renewable energy company and the second largest solar PV developer in the world, has put 551 MW of solar capacity into operation in...

Opening of first dual-fuel gas and green hydrogen plant in Australia
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 by GE Vernova’s Gas Power business and EnergyAustralia have announced the opening of the Tallawarra B Power Station, in New South Wales, Australia. Powered by GE’s 9F.05 gas turbine,...

Wärtsilä to lead €200 million ecosystem collaboration
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 by Technology group Wärtsilä will lead a five-year collaboration of more than 200 Finnish companies, industrial organisations, research institutes, and universities in a ‘Wide &...

1200 MW gas fuelled project to replace coal firing
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 by Sandow Lakes Energy Co, headquartered in Rockdale, Texas has outlined its plans to pursue the construction of a 1200 MW natural gas-fuelled power plant of an ultra-efficient design....

RheEnergise secures equity investment for pumped hydro
Friday, February 16, 2024 by RheEnergise, the UK company that is developing HD Hydro, said to be an advanced form of pumped hydro-energy storage to provide medium to long-duration energy storage, has secured a...

Electricity production continues upward, but coal declines
Friday, February 16, 2024 by The latest International Energy Agency ‘Monthly Electricity Statistics’ report, which includes November 2023 data, shows that the total net electricity production by OECD members...

Average global temperature rise likely to exceed 1.5 °C in 2024
Tuesday, February 13, 2024 by January 2024 was the warmest January on record globally, with an average ERA5 surface air temperature of 13.14°C, 0.70°C above the 1991-2020 average for January and 0.12°C above...

EU focuses on climate-friendly industry in 2040 climate target proposal
Tuesday, February 13, 2024 by The European Commission has recommended that the bloc reduce net greenhouse gas emissions by 90 % by 2040, according to a report by Clean Energy Wire. Politicians from member states...

GE to build onshore connection for Poland's largest offshore array
Tuesday, February 13, 2024 by GE Vernova’s Grid Solutions business, in partnership with Polimex Mostostal (PXM), has won the contract to build the onshore connection infrastructure for the 1.5 GW Baltica 2 project...

General Atomics awarded SiC foam contract
Tuesday, February 13, 2024 by General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) has been awarded a three-year contract from the US Department of Energy Office of Science to develop a scalable, cost-competitive path...

Holtec to be offered loan to restart Palisades NPP
Tuesday, February 13, 2024 by Bloomberg News reports that the US federal government intends to offer a $1.5 billion loan to Holtec International to restart Michigan’s Palisades Nuclear plant, mothballed since...

Global gas demand set for stronger growth in 2024
Tuesday, February 13, 2024 by The growth in global gas demand is rebounding and set to pick up in 2024 owing to colder winter temperatures and easing prices, with emerging economies leading the increase...

Feasibility study to produce e-methane in Abu Dhabi
Tuesday, February 13, 2024 by Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar), Inpex Corp, Tokyo Gas Co., and Osaka Gas Co., have signed a collaboration agreement to conduct a joint feasibility study on e-methane...

IEA head urges climate bonus payments
Tuesday, February 13, 2024 by The planned climate bonus (‘Klimageld’) payment to return state revenues from carbon pricing to citizens as compensation for rising CO2 prices has been described as an “excellent idea”...

Holtec unveils hybrid nuclear-solar power plant design
Friday, February 09, 2024 by Holtec International has announced the development of a new power plant design that will integrate the use of nuclear and solar energy.

Success for Ballard, Caterpillar and Microsoft fuel cell demo
Wednesday, February 07, 2024 by Caterpillar says its collaboration with Microsoft and Ballard Power Systems to demonstrate the viability of using large-format hydrogen fuel cells to supply reliable and...

Energoatom staff banned from ZNPP
Tuesday, February 06, 2024 by Director-General Rafael Mariano Grossi of the International Atomic Energy Agency travels to Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) this week to discuss and assess...

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