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 power, wind power, hydroelectric energy, hydrogen and fuel cells, biomass, geothermal power and other forms of energy such as tides and hot hydrogen fusion.

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Customer awareness of sustainability initiatives remains a challenge for utilities

he key findings in the J.D. Power 2020 Sustainability Index—Climate which measures customer awareness and engagement with clean energy initiatives in the electric utility sector.

New initiative to scale solar PV value chain in Europe

SolarPower Europe and EIT InnoEnergy have launched the European Solar Initiative to capture the anticipated solar PV boom over the next decade.

Five ways to ensure a resilient US energy grid of the...

The report The Future of Electric Power in the United States highlights some five key areas to establish a resilient and secure US energy grid of the future.

Hydrogen to be tested in commercial cogeneration plant in Belgium

For the first time in Belgium, hydrogen will be used in a commercial scale cogeneration plant designed to generate electricity and heat from natural gas.
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Asia Pacific governments increasingly looking to floating offshore wind power

A new study released by research firm Wood Mackenzie, states that floating offshore could be the next frontier in wind power development in Asia Pacific.

Hyundai’s Ioniq 5 to bring new innovations to electric vehicle driving

The Hyundai Ioniq 5, the company’s first model in its new battery electric vehicle (EV) lineup, is set to become available in selected regions by mid-2021.
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1 million smart meter milestone in Australia and New Zealand

Surging solar and behind the meter services are driving smart meters across electricity markets, Antipodes utility services company Intellihub reports.
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IRENA and UN’s FAO to accelerate renewables adoption

IRENA and United Nation's FAO to accelerate the deployment of renewable energy technologies in agri-food, fisheries and forestry chains.
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Shell strengthens position in renewables trading with Next Kraftwerke acquisition

Subject to approval by the regulatory authorities, Shell will acquire 100% of Next Kraftwerke’s shares.
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US’ renewable energy production reaches all-time high in 2020

Renewable energy generation reached an all-time high in 2020 and provided more than a fifth of the nation's electrical output.

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