Energy Policy & Regulation

Energy regulation and deregulation have become normal within the power industry due to the scarcity of energy resources and the environmental impact of power generation.  Governments have given incentives or added tariffs to expand renewable energy production away from fossil fuel consumption.

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Confusion reigns over Austrian challenge to Hinkley Point C

03/07/2015 I write this blog fully expecting the Austrian legal challenge to the Commission decision facilitating the Hinkley Point C nucl...
Siemens energy storage centre Mainz

Siemens storage plant another step forward for Energiewende

03/07/2015

Siemens launched what it says is the largest hydrogen energy storage plant in the world this week.

 Steve Bolze

GE points to Chinese competition in persuading EU regulators

03/07/2015 General Electric chiefs met EU antitrust regulators on Thursday, aiming to persuade them that their acquisition of Alstom will ...

Danish investment fund has €2bn for renewable financing

02/07/2015 A Danish company has set up a €2bn ($2.2bn) investment fund which will focus on renewable energy projects in Europe and North A...
Soenke Tangermann

German and Austrian utilities set to file lawsuit impacting on Hinkley Point C

02/07/2015 Greenpeace and nine German and Austrian utilities selling renewable energy have announced today that they are launching legal a...
Sigmar Gabriel

2.7 GW of German coal-fired power plants to be shut down

02/07/2015 Intense discussions by Germany’s coalition government have led to a decision to order the shutdown of a total of 2.7 GW of coal...

From ash to asset: fly ash as a vital secondary material

01/07/2015 As fly ash becomes an increasingly important construction material in the UK market, Dr Robert Carroll explains how both operat...

Flexibility brings new maintenance challenges for thermal power plants

01/07/2015 Today's thermal power stations must increasingly offset the power fluctuations in the grid caused by solar and wind power stati...

A winning formula for waste to energy power plants

01/07/2015 For most power station operators the idea of using fuel that is not just free, but that they are actually getting paid to take,...

Africa: challenging energy market with limitless potential

01/07/2015 Underdeveloped power networks coupled with surging economic and social growth mean that Africa is a vital market for Aggreko, s...

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From the Wires

Electric Vehicles in Canada: Surprising Gains or Missed Opportunity? New WWF Report Shows Both

Electric Vehicles in Canada: Surprising Gains or Missed Opportunity? New WWF Report Shows Both

Blue Earth Resources, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Mansfield Spider Drilling Lease

Blue Earth Resources, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Mansfield Spider Drilling Lease

Beijing Shougang LanzaTech New Energy Science & Technology Company Earns Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB) Certification

Beijing Shougang LanzaTech New Energy Science & Technology Company Earns Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB) Certifica...

More Than $20.5 Billion in Planned Projects to Kick Off in U.S. Mid-Atlantic Region in 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert

More Than $20.5 Billion in Planned Projects to Kick Off in U.S. Mid-Atlantic Region in 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert

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