energy demand


Global electricity demand declines as effects of pandemic persist

The historic shock of the COVID-10 crises will result in a 2% decline in global electricity demand, according to the IEA’s first-ever Electricity Market Report.

Energy storage roadmap for UK’s net-zero transition

The role of energy storage and the part it will play in helping the UK reach its net-zero targets on carbon emissions by 2050 has been set out in a roadmap drawn up by researchers at the University of Birmingham.
Earth Charter

Sector coupling presents sound business case to drive decarbonisation

DNV GL has released a new report which analyses the impact of sector coupling on energy demand and energy prices in Europe.
GE gas turbines

GE to supply RWE with 11 gas turbines for grid reliability...

GE has secured an order from RWE Generation for 11 units of its breakthrough LM2500XPRESS power plant technology.

Africa sees the beginning of a demand-side revolution

The demand-side revolution has begun. Aired by moderator Aaron Leopold, this was the key message at a fast-paced talk entitled “Building resilient incomes to ensure sustainable business models” on the second day of Digital Africa Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa on Wednesday.
renewable generation

Renewables + flexibility will provide a more cost-effective energy transition

The Energy Transition Lab Report: Optimising the UK’s shift to a renewable powered economy models the impact of current UK ambitions for renewable energy

Scaling up current innovations to meet the energy demand

Over the past decade, millions of people have gained access to electricity for the first time, in large part due to technology and business model innovation.
Australian telcos

Australian startup to install micro wind turbines for telcos

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency is supporting a project designed to ensure energy reliability for telecommunications companies.

US winemaker mitigates power shutoffs with EDF microgrid

US winemaker Domaine Carneros has selected EDF Renewables to ensure its long-term financial and sustainability goals are achieved.
Guiana Spaceport

Europe’s French Guiana Spaceport to transition to renewables

Solar PV and biomass have been selected as the renewables to ‘green’ Europe’s Spaceport at Kourou in French Guiana.

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