Strategic Development

Strategic development includes all business news, policy announcements, investments, mergers and acquisitions and market developments related to the strategic development of renewable energy projects and the electricity generated from solar PV, wind, hydrogen, biomas, marine and tidal power and hydroelectric power.

Simply Blue Energy launches Ireland’s Emerald floating offshore wind project

The Emerald project is a floating offshore wind farm that will start to harness the enormous wind potential of the Celtic Sea.

Live debate, 9 July: ‘Greening’ existing infrastructure vs new clean energy...

Join the Energy Council in the first edition of a new Webinar Debate Series. Twice a month, industry leaders will debate today’s...
eib italy

EIB issues first-of-a-kind green loan for sustainable energy in Italy

Italian energy company Edison has secured a green loan from EIB to finance energy efficiency and renewable energy projects over a period of four years.

Change to SENER Group leadership announced

Andrés Sendagorta has been selected as SENER Group's new president, taking over the position from Jorge Sendagorta, who will continue to be linked to the SENER Group as its Honorary President.

LCM’s new lightweight wind turbine blade to disrupt offshore sector

Developed by Edinburgh based ACT Blade, the new technology involves replacing the heavier glass fibre design traditionally used for wind turbine blades with a lighter composite structure, wrapped in a sail-like textile.

Urgent need for acceleration in clean energy innovation says IEA

Without a major acceleration in clean energy innovation, net zero emissions targets will not be achievable.
Bangladesh solar

Solar mini-grids will be critical to universal electrification

Solar mini-grids could play a critical role in providing electricity to the 789 million people worldwide who currently do not have access.
bank of america

Bank of America signs first 10-year solar purchase agreement

The Bank of America has signed its first ten-year solar energy purchase agreement with US energy generation and distribution company NRG Energy.

Chinese group TICA confirms acquisition of Italy’s Sebigas

Chinese group TICA has acquired the operational branch of the biogas plant designer and supplier Sebigas from the Maccaferri Industrial Group.
EU energy transition

EU policy to relieve negative social impacts of energy transition

Climate policies are likely to impact harder on the low income population in the short term, unless they are accompanied by targeted mitigation measures.

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