Distributed generation

News and analysis concerning the use of distributed energy resources (DERMS), distributed generation, distributed energy, on-site generation or district/decentralised energy and energy storage performed by a variety of small, grid-connected devices. Analysis includes impact on utilities and existing transmission and distribution networks, connection of renewable energy to the grid and trends in decentralisation.


Customers driving energy transition opportunities in Asia

Leonardo Benitez, Global Head of Energy at Indra-Minsait talks about the opportunities presented by the energy transition in Asia
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Cambodia project provides Asia’s lowest energy tariff

Electricite du Cambodge has achieved the lowest energy bid of $3.877 per KW/h, the lowest energy tariff in the ASEAN region.

Seven energy startups selected for IgniteX Cleantech Accelerator

Black & Veatch has selected some seven innovative technology startups to join it’s IgniteX Cleantech Accelerator.
24th World Energy Congress

The 24th World Energy Congress kicks off in Abu Dhabi

Global energy thought leaders are in the UAE as Abu Dhabi hosts the 24th World Energy Congress from 9-12 September, 2019, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE.

Brazil secures huge EIB funding to accelerate renewable energy adoption

EIB to provide Brazil with a EUR 150 million credit to boost the country’s portfolio of renewable energy.
IPP investment rating

IPP’s “not there yet” for investment rating says S&P – here’s...

It’s not set to change anytime soon, says the agency, thanks in part to the largest fuel switch in the electric industry's history—from coal to natural gas, which has led to changing consumer preferences, new technologies, weaker commodity prices, and greater distributed generation have put tremendous pressure on the traditional IPP model.
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Industry to achieve gender parity in 2090 – #ChangePays in Energy...

S&P Global has released a special report which examines gender diversity in the global energy industry.
Future Energy Nigeria

New initiatives by the Nigerian government present unlimited investment opportunities

Nigeria is taking ownership of its power deficit and is taking charge of its energy future” says Future Energy Nigeria’s business development director Ade Yesufu.“

Opportunity abounds as China transitions to clean energy

We spoke with Zhang Jie Vice Chairman and General Secretary Investment Association of China, about the latest trends and opportunities in China’s energy market, and the country's clean energy transition.
GE turbine collapse

Fifth GE wind turbine collapse in 2019, leaves worker injured

Another collapse of a GE turbine, brings the number of turbines to have failed in America’s to five in 2019.

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