Global coal capacity is booming thanks to China and Japan

Japan and China are becoming the drivers of new coal-fired capacity worldwide, even as the U.S. and Europe continue their move away from the power generation resource.

Offshore wind set to reach 200 GW by 2030 says report

The sector is expected to see strong growth throughout the next decades, not only in existing ‘mature’ markets, but equally in emerging ones.

Europe’s utilities to remain resilient despite effects of COVID-19 says S&P

The credit quality of European utilities is likely to be more resilient to the effects of COVID-19 than many other sectors, says S&P Global.

Europe’s energy storage adoption has dropped says EMMES 4.0

The European Association for Storage of Energy and European energy research company Delta-EE, have launched the fourth edition of the European Market Monitor on Energy Storage

Report probes risks of controversial South Africa hydropower project

Controversy continues to shadow the development of the Grand Inga III project, with the latest arising from a report which probes South Africa’s commitment to the project.
Report finds industry’s high-emitters lack climate pace and ambition

Industry’s high-emitters ‘lack climate pace and ambition’

A new report examined the ‘carbon performance’ of 238 energy, industrial and transport companies and found only 43 have emissions trajectories in line with the Paris Agreement of limiting climate change to 2°C.

Access to home charging driving UK motorists away from EVs

UK drivers are deterred from switching to electric vehicles (EVs) because they do not have access to chargers at home, a new report has found.

Global utility-scale solar sets new record in 2019

Installations of large-scale solar plants dipped in 2017-2018 but returned to growth in 2019, with a record-setting 45 GW of installed capacity

Global wind turbine materials market to reach $8bn by 2029

The global wind turbine materials market is forecast to surpass $8bn by the close of 2029, reveals a report by research company Fact.MR.

Global wave and tidal stream energy production surges tenfold

Global wave and tidal stream energy production have risen tenfold over the last decade, according to a report issued Ocean Energy Systems (OES).

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