Solar

The Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance (REBA) has released its 2019 Deal Tracker which highlights the amount of clean energy capacity purchased by its members. According to the report, up to 1,546 GW of renewable energy capacity was procured in 2019 owing to an increase in the demand for renewables by companies to achieve energy sustainability goals. Driven by the desire to manage volatility...
Event Coverage

Clarion Energy is investing an extra $1.5 million into POWERGEN International in 2020 and beyond to create an unmissable experience designed to help energy professionals navigate the complex energy transition. The investment will fund the launch of the PGI Leadership Summit – a truly inspirational and immersive experience featuring high-level, inspirational speakers offering exclusive, transformational...
Monitoring

By Pamela Largue According to a new report from Navigant Research, the global market for renewable energy monitoring and control (M&C) solutions is expected to reach an estimated $82.9 billion in cumulative revenue between 2019 and 2028, experiencing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.5%. The new report, Renewable Energy Monitoring and Control Market, examines...
Wind Power

By Pamela Largue On his first day in office, Ofgem’s new Chief Executive Jonathan Brearley has launched Ofgem’s Decarbonisation Action Plan. Ofgem is the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets, a non-ministerial government department and an independent National Regulatory Authority, recognized by EU Directives. Its principal objective is to protect the interests of electricity and gas...
Wind Power

By Pamela Largue Lundin Petroleum has signed a purchase agreement with OX2 for the 132-MW Metsälamminkangas wind farm in northern Finland. This is the third-largest wind farm to be constructed in Finland and will be constructed without the support of government subsidies. Furthermore, OX2 has for the first time chosen GE Renewable Energy as supplier...
News

The UK will leave the EU today. After months of uncertainty over when – or even if – it would leave, the big question now in all areas of business is: what happens next? And in the energy sector, there are significant questions. Not only is the UK a member of the EU’s Internal Energy...
Wind Power

Wind power has been around for well over a thousand years. The Persians first used wind power in the first millennium. Over the last few hundred years, the most notable change has been in the shape and design of the blades. Today, all major wind turbine manufacturers use a very similar design for their wind...