Renewable Energy

New and analysis of the rise of Renewable Energy resources, which has a significant impact on the performance and reliability of electricity grids. The integration of renewable energy into electric power systems around the world is a major trend as they must connect to existing transmission grids at a range of voltage levels. Renewable Energy resources include solar, wind power, hydroelectric energy, hydrogen and fuel cells, biomass, geothermal power and other forms of energy such as tides and hot hydrogen fusion.

Danske Commodities

Danish firm to trade energy from world’s first floating wind farm

Danish energy trading firm Danske Commodities, has signed a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the world’s first floating wind farm, 30 km off the coast of Scotland.
energy resources

Annual revenue for DER capacity to grow 15.9% – report

The global annual revenue from distributed energy resources (DER) capacity is expected to increase by 15.9% between 2019 and 2028.

USTDA selects partner for Cote d’Ivoire smart grid pilot

The US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has selected EnerNex as a partner for grid modernisation project in Cote d’Ivoire.
New York

New York’s “Green Deal” will see solar capacity triple, with growth...

New York state is set to pass its own version of the Green New Deal with a climate bill that would more than triple the state’s solar capacity and aggressively promote development of offshore wind farms off the state’s coast.
Iberdola Ireland

Spain’s Iberdola stakes it claim on Ireland’s renewables

Spanish utility Iberdola has announced its entry into the Irish energy market. The Iberdola Ireland brand will offer customers 100% green electricity tariffs, with gas and electric vehicle charging infrastructure, the latter set for launch at an as-yet-unconfirmed date.

EU skeptical of 2030 emissions-targets: “failing to plan is planning to...

According the European Commission, several EU member countries will need to reconsider their ambitions for renewable energy in their national energy and climate planning if the 32% renewable energy target is to be met by 2030.
renewable energy USA

Wind, solar to power 50% of the world by 2050

Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) has released predictions for both the energy mix, as well climate change.

How e-mobility and decarbonisation impact electrolyser industry

The global electrolyser market will grow by 16% through 2028, according to a new study by Navigant Research. Rapid...

Saft expands microgrid interests in US with Go Electric acquisition

Go Electric’s microgrid power controller technology, combined with energy storage, helps customer sites to keep the lights on by islanding them from the grid should a power outage occur.
japanese Renewable Transition

Major companies call for Japan to accelerate renewables transition

More than 20 major corporates, counting Sony, Aeon, and Fujitsu have called on the Japanese government to source at least half of it’s electricity from renewables by 2030, instead of the government’s current goal of 22-24%.

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