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Japan’s largest power generator to close inefficient coal plants by 2030

Japan’s biggest power generator JERA has committed to shutting down all inefficient coal-fired power plants in Japan by 2030.
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Southeastern Europe’s largest solar project gets EBRD backing

The EBRD is providing Greek energy company Hellenic Petroleum with €75 million for the deployment of a solar energy project.

Fluence acquires Advanced Microgrid’s AI-driven digital platform

Energy storage joint venture Fluence is acquiring a microgrid software and digital intelligence platform.
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Vietnam’s first certified green loan to fund 257MW solar project

B.Grimm Power has secured a green loan from the Asian Development Bank to develop a solar power project in Vietnam.
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German power plant to be fired by waste wood

In Germany, Doosan Lentjes has been selected by DHE to participate in the company's new wood-fired thrmal power station project.
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ABB and Statkraft to boost hydropower efficiency in Norway

Oslo-headquartered Statkraft has selected ABB to ensure the efficiency and reliability of its hydropower operations in northern Norway.
ABB V2G

France to kickstart Europe rollout of ABB vehicle-to-grid solution

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.
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GE and partners adapt gas-fired plant to run on hydrogen

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.
JEDI

Disruption initiative launches green hydrogen challenge

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.
Alliance to Save Energy names Paula Glover as new president

Paula Glover named new president of non-profit Alliance to Save Energy

The Alliance to Save Energy has announced that Paula R. Glover will become the organisation’s new president.

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