Industry Reports

Latest regional and global reports and analyses concerning power generation, renewable energy, fuels, as well as technology and equipment used for electricity generation.

power grids

Policy must change to advance the impact of renewables

Growth in renewable power has been impressive over the past five years, however, too little is happening in the heating, cooling and transport sectors.
climate commitments

Climate change to hinder Africa’s hydropower says IEA

The International Energy Agency has released a new report entitled Climate Impacts on African Hydropower.
Solar power

US solar market records huge loss despite successful first quarter

The negative impacts of COVID-19 on the US solar market have strongly been felt in the second quarter of 2020, according to Wood Mackenzie.

Global natural gas markets record historic demand shock

2020 is on its way to experiencing the largest recorded demand shock in the history of global natural gas markets, underlines the Gas 2020 report, issued by the International Energy Agency.
hydro power

Hydro is key to expanding West Africa’s power grid flexibility

A new study has mapped the potential of solar-wind-water strategies for West Africa, a region where power grids are anticipated to greatly expand in the coming years.
siemens gamesa

Wind turbine market hits a new supply record

The upward trend in wind turbine size continues, with an average rated capacity for new turbines installed in 2019 exceeding 1,750KW - GWEC.
green hydrogen

Transportation and storage are critical to advancing the hydrogen economy

A new report which analyses the developing hydrogen economy and relevant infrastructure, including the current state of hydrogen distribution and storage.
ebrd solar project

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.

Extreme weather highlights urgent need for grid resilience upgrades

90 per cent of executives believe an expected rise in severe weather poses an increased financial risk to their grid businesses, according to Accenture.
india

India: Urgent policy reforms needed to drive wind beyond 50 GW...

India’s wind energy capacity can only realistically reach 50 GW by 2022, according to a new report released by the Global Wind Energy Council and MEC+.

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