Hydrogen for power generation needs $800bn investment says BNEF

Hydrogen for power needs nearly $800bn investment says BNEF

Carbon-free hydrogen production could significantly lower greenhouse gas emissions in power generation and manufacturing, but it will require a mammoth and long-term financial commitment to become cost competitive.

Top head placed at Vogtle nuclear Unit 4 containment vessel

Georgia Power announced that the top heads are now placed on both units 3 and 4 in its major nuclear expansion project.

Live webinar series – COVID-19: Utility Crisis Management

Join this live virtual discussion where we bring you the best insights from key utilities around the world who have dealt with or are dealing with the challenge of keeping services operational in an age of social distancing and isolation.
Community-scale solar projects taking root as financing makes more sense

Community-scale solar projects taking root as financing makes more sense

According to Variety, singer Luis Fonsi’s hit 'Despacito' broke a new digital record when it surpassed 5 billion views on YouTube, becoming...
Jamaica studies possibility of adding pumped storage hydropower

Jamaica considers adding pumped storage hydropower

Jamaica is studying the implementation of a pumped storage hydroelectric and water system project to guarantee supply amid projected shortfalls.
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COVID-19: US renewable energy CEOs urge for tax credit extension

The CEOs of six large renewable energy firms expressed the need for the US Congress to extend the Investment Tax Credit (ITC) and the Production Tax Credit (PTC) for solar and wind, in order to keep projects on track in this new strange world.
Coal-fired power plants finding new uses as data centers, clean energy hubs

Coal-fired power plants find new uses as data centres and clean...

A St Louis firm specializes in getting environmentally challenged properties ready for reuse, including coal plants. As coal-fired power...
Utilities donate millions during Covid19 crisis

Hydro utilities donate funds and equipment during COVID-19 pandemic

Exelon Corporation, Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) and Tacoma Public Utilities (TPU) have all confirmed donations intended to aid customers and others...
IEA chief warns coronavirus must not stall climate efforts

IEA chief warns coronavirus must not stall climate efforts

The Executive Director of the International Energy Agency, Dr Fatih Birol, has urged governments to not lose sight of climate change challenges as they tackle the impact of the coronavirus.

Weighing the pros and cons of hybrid energy storage

As battery prices continue to fall and the penetration of variable wind and solar generation rises, power plant developers are increasingly combining wind and solar projects with on-site batteries, creating “hybrid” power plants.

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