Energy access for all, even the world’s poorest people, is a long-established international development priority and a central pillar of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, which call for ‘universalising’ energy access by 2030.
Grid-Friends, a European research project that aims to accelerate Europe's energy transition by setting a new standard in smart-grid technology, is launching two projects in the Netherlands and Germany.
Following last week’s blackout that affected half of India’s population, the Ministry of Power is proposing to conduct independent audits of the country’s electricity transmission system within the next three months.
GE has signed an equipment supply contract worth $16.5m with the Power Transmission Company No. 4, a subsidiary of the National Power Transmission Corporation (NPT), to double Vietnam’s existing power capacity by upgrading the country’s national backbone transmission system.