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Global energy demand rising at an increased rate
Energy demand worldwide grew by 2.3 % last year, its fastest pace this decade.
Bosnia secures EBRD finance
Air quality in the Bosnian city of Zenica will improve “significantly” thanks to plans to replace a coal-fired power plant with a cleaner natural gas-fired combined heat and power plant.
Fall in CO2 emissions from developed economies
Efforts to cut emissions of carbon dioxide and tackle climate change in developed economies are beginning to show results.
MHPS starts construction on one of the world's largest FGD systems
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems has started construction work on what will be one of the world's largest flue gas desulphurisation (FGD) systems.
Greece awards 222 MW of renewables
Greece has awarded contracts for 222 MW of renewable energy capacity in its latest auction.
EPA proposes Clean Air Act revisions that sideline carbon capture
The US EPA is proposing to revise its Clean Air Act determination of the best system of emission reduction (BSER) for coal firing plants.
Emissions curbs do not harm business, says OECD
A new report from the OECD indicates that the EU’s Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) has not harmed the competitiveness of business and industry in the region.
Carbon emissions set to rise in 2018
Analysis by the International Energy Agency points to a setback for global efforts to limit carbon dioxide emissions.
Teesside CCGT+CCUS plan progresses
Carbon capture has taken an important step forward in the UK with the announcement that OGCI Climate Investments has entered into a strategic partnership with six major companies...
Is CCUS still in the energy mix?
In a new report, the Energy Technologies Institute asks if carbon capture, usage and storage (CCUS) is still in the mix to support the UK’s transition to a low carbon future.
EU parliament gives green light to new targets
The European Parliament has given its approval to a set of new targets on renewable energy and energy efficiency.
ADB supports Mongolian renewables
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed an agreement to support the development of a 41 MW distributed renewable energy system.
Germany’s renewables cover attains new record
Renewable energy sources met 38 % of Germany¹s gross power requirement in the first three quarters of 2018, according to the Federal Association for Energy and Water (BDEW).
IPCC report issues stark warning on global temperature rise
A new report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has called for increased levels of investment in the global energy system in order to limit global warming to...
ScottishPower goes 100% green
UK utility ScottishPower has announced plans for the complete shut down or disposal of its fossil fuel generation fleet.
Statkraft sets out renewable targets
Statkraft says it will invest around NOK10 billion ($1.2 billion, €1 billion) per year up to 2025 to strengthen its position as a leading renewable energy company.
UK fossil fuel generation records tumble
UK fossil fuel generation fell to record lows in August for the second successive year.
California assembly votes for decarbonisation
The California State Assembly passed on 28 August a historic bill that aims to decarbonise the state’s electricity system.
Towards a 100% renewable energy future
The technology group Wärtsilä hopes to lead the way in the power industry’s transformation towards a future that utilises 100 % renewable energy.