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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...

Fuel-flexible utility-scale CFB

01/07/2015 CFB technology has been typically associated with small-scale industrial boilers using difficult fuels. But with the emergence ...

$335m Afghan power plant beset by problems

30/06/2015 An oil-fired power plant just outside Kabul in Afghanistan, which was designed to bolster the country’s fragile power infrastru...

CCS 'could cut UK decarbonisation costs by £32bn'

25/06/2015 The CCS Association (CCSA) has come up with a study that declares the UK could save £32bn in meeting decarbonisation targets by...

UK urged to end contradictory energy objectives and reboot renewables

23/06/2015 The attractiveness of the UK renewables sector “remains marred by conflicting messages around its role in the country’s future ...

Five major energy shifts predicted for global power market

23/06/2015 Global power generation will experience five dominant trends over the next 25 years, putting unprecedented pressure on energy c...

Wind power "fully mainstream" say trade groups

15/06/2015 The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) say wind power has now become “fully main...

Ikea’s €1bn pledge on renewables

04/06/2015

Ikea has vowed to spend €1bn on renewable energy and other measures to tackle climate change.

Value of carbon pricing almost at $50bn says World Bank

01/06/2015 The global value of carbon pricing instruments today is estimated at just under $50bn, according to a new report from the World...

Commercializing new marine technology

22/05/2015 There has never really been any question over the huge volumes of energy that are potentially available from the waves, tides a...

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