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Global demand response capacity to reach 196 GW by 2023

17/09/2014 The total worldwide capacity of demand response programmes is expected to grow from 30.8 GW in 2014 to more than 196.6 GW by 20...

China tops renewables investment poll but UK slips down


China is now the top destination for renewables investment in the world according to an influential poll published today.

“Sustainability is about more than CO2 – it’s about economic growth”


The boss of a Malaysian power firm today said that “sustainability is about more than CO2 – it’s about economic growth”.

Malaysia makes renewables progress to hit ambitious green target

11/09/2014 Malaysia’s progress in delivering renewables into its power mix were highlighted here at POWER-GEN Asia in Kuala Lumpur yesterd...

Novel molten salt CSP demonstrator commissioned

10/09/2014 Novatec Solar and chemicals firm BASF have commissioned a solar thermal demonstration plant based on a new type of molten salt ...

Dubai shortlists companies in clean coal plant tender

10/09/2014 Dubai’s state-owned utility has shortlisted eight companies in a tender for the construction of a 1200 MW clean coal-fired powe...

Construction begins on world's largest floating solar plant

09/09/2014 Kyocera and its consortium partners Century Tokyo Leasing and French utility-scale solar project developer Ciel et Terre are to...

PwC report highlights UK progress in renewable energy

08/09/2014 Despite an apparent move away from growing its renewable energy sector, data compiled by PwC shows that Britain posted a record...

UK distributed power sector to suffer investment fall


Investment in the UK’s distributed power market will significantly fall in the next five years according to new research.

HV transmission systems poised for capital boom

02/09/2014 Global annual revenue from the high-voltage transmission systems sector is forecast to grow from $20.8bn this year to $31bn by ...

Upcoming Power Events

VGB Congress "Power Plants 2014"

Hamburg, Germany
17/09/2014 - 18/09/2014

International Conference on Power & Energy Engineering

Bali, Indonesia
26/09/2014 - 27/09/2014

POWER-GEN Middle East

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E

7th International Gas Turbine Conference (IGTC)

Brussels, Belgium
14/10/2014 - 15/10/2014