Ørsted in biofuel technology deal with US firm

Danish energy company Ørsted has sold the technology license for exclusive rights to Inbicon’s bio-conversion technology in the Americas to US firm NewEnergyBlue.

Danone in $25m biomass deal to make plant carbon neutral

Global food company Danone is investing $25.8m to make its Nutricia spray drying plant in New Zealand carbon neutral by 2021.

China, Sri Lanka, Ethiopia partner on renewable energy

Financing for the three-year project comes from the Ministry of Commerce of China with the provision of $2 million, which will be equally shared between Ethiopia and Sri Lanka

India: Leading in low renewable energy cost across Asia Pacific

India has emerged as the market leader with the lowest renewable energy cost in Asia Pacific, new research from Wood Mackenzie found

Renewables outpace fossil fuels in Europe for second year

For the second consecutive year, renewables produced more power than fossil fuels in the first and second quarters of 2019.

EU in $4m bid to unlock cogeneration renewables potential

A four-year €4m ($4.5m) EU research project has been launched to design a small-scale cogeneration engine using biomass to produce heat and electricity – a move that the project developers believe could unlock mainstream renewables in the heating and cooling sector.

‘A sustainable business model is the only business model’ says Orsted...

The boss of Ørsted UK said yesterday that switching to 100 per cent renewables was “a sustainable business model, and frankly, it’s the only business model”.

Promising results from carbon capture project for biomass CHP plants

A new research project is studying the feasibility of using carbon capture technology at biomass CHP plants in Denmark.

Reducing coal CO2 emissions with biomass co-firing

Expert opinion from POWERGEN Asia speaker Jack Beks, RWE Technology International

Report predicts Vietnam poised for renewables boom

Wind and solar power are poised for a significant rise in Vietnam and will hit 19.9 GW by 2030, according to a new report.

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