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IEA plan calls for $3 trillion investment to aid COVID-19 recovery

The International Energy Agency has unveiled a global COVID-19 recovery plan for the global energy sector which outlines a three-year series of actions designed to revitalise economies, boost employment and make energy systems cleaner and more resilient.
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Iberdrola commissions first major wind project since COVID-19

Iberdrola has commissioned its 111MW Cavar wind energy complex, the first major farm to be built by the utility since the start of COVID-19.
Spain’s utilities donate millions to tackle coronavirus

Spain’s energy giants unite for post COVID recovery

Some of Spain's largest companies have launched the Positive Energy+ platform, an investment initiative designed to promote economic and social recovery from the coronavirus.

Webcast: European energy prices in times of COVID-19

This session took place on Tuesday 9 June. It was not a recorded discussion. The COVID-19 crisis has...

Japan turns to coal as COVID-19 delays solar projects

Several factors are leading to the use of coal and gas to support Japan's baseload power requirement, says data and analytics company GlobalData.
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Engineers highlight COVID-19 utility challenges

The COVID-19 pandemic shows how “more than ever, the reliable, resilient and cost-effective delivery of electrical energy is critical for our society”.
GE completes Italy gas turbine upgrade despite COVID19

GE completes Italy gas turbine upgrade despite COVID19

GE has revealed how it managed to complete an upgrade on an gas turbine at an Italian power plant during the peak of Italy’s COVID-19 pandemic.
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COVID-19 fails to derail the energy transition says study

Despite economic challenges caused by COVID-19, the energy transition remains on track, according to a new survey conducted by Deloitte.

EU presents €750bn green COVID-recovery plan

The European Commission has presented an updated long-term budget and announced a €1.85 trillion recovery plan, to spur post-COVID recovery and to build a modern, clean and healthy economy, which secures the livelihoods of the next generation.
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Covid-19 hurts but won’t halt growth in renewable power capacity

After a dip this year, new renewable power capacity additions are expected to rebound in 2021, but policy certainty is critical to ensure investor confidence.

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