Emissions & Environment
Japan’s biggest power generator JERA has committed to shutting down all inefficient coal-fired power plants in Japan by 2030.
The EBRD is providing Greek energy company Hellenic Petroleum with €75 million for the deployment of a solar energy project.
Energy storage joint venture Fluence is acquiring a microgrid software and digital intelligence platform.
B.Grimm Power has secured a green loan from the Asian Development Bank to develop a solar power project in Vietnam.
Oslo-headquartered Statkraft has selected ABB to ensure the efficiency and reliability of its hydropower operations in northern Norway.
As part of a contract with France’s DREEV, ABB will supply its brand-new 11 kW bi-directional charging tech, specially designed for V2G.
Gas & Oil Fired
A group will transition its combined cycle gas turbine power plant to run partially on hydrogen by a late 2021 start-up, and go 100% H2 by 2030.
The Joint European Disruptive Initiative (JEDI), is launching the Green Hydrogen GrandChallenge and will select the strategic partners for the Challenge in the coming weeks.
The Alliance to Save Energy has announced that Paula R. Glover will become the organisation’s new president.