Swedish power group Vattenfall and Norwegian industrial group Elkem have signed a long-term electricity supply agreement.
Vattenfall has overcome some engineering difficulties to complete its 228 MW Enhanced Frequency Response (EFR) battery storage facility in Wales.
An electrified road in Sweden that is the first in the world to charge vehicles as they drive along could substantially cut the cost of developing electric vehicle charging infrastructure.
Two weeks after Sweden’s utility Vattenfall launched plans to become northwestern Europe's largest operator of electric vehicle-charging infrastructure within five years, the company has secured a deal with car maker Volvo, aiming to improve its offering in the space.
A draft law has set out proposals for compensation for utilities RWE and Vattenfall.
Vattenfall CEO Magnus Hall says the Swedish utility is to cut costs amounting to around $276m by 2020, in order to facilitate investment aimed at adapting the company to a changing energy system.
Consulting and technology firm Capgemini has clinched a five-year contract with Swedish energy company Vattenfall.