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Priorities unveiled for post-pandemic revival of electricity value chain

European electricity trade body Eurelectric has released a set of policy recommendations for a smooth and efficient recovery of the power sector from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Wärtsilä announces global community to power renewables adoption

Wärtsilä is announcing its efforts to put together an international community of renewable energy experts, researchers, business leaders and journalists to power its Path to 100% initiative.

Global natural gas markets record historic demand shock

2020 is on its way to experiencing the largest recorded demand shock in the history of global natural gas markets, underlines the Gas 2020 report, issued by the International Energy Agency.
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New storage for microgrids to generate $40.1bn in revenue by 2029

Up to 36,938.5MW of new energy storage capacity is expected to be installed for microgrids projects over the next ten years - Guidehouse Insights.

Global carbon capture and storage pipeline grows by 10 large-scale facilities

The Global CCS Institute has added 10 carbon capture and storage facilities to its global database, bringing the total number of CCS facilities in various stages of development to 59.

Data proves vital to unlocking renewables investment

Central to permanently establishing renewables as the investment of choice post-pandemic will be performance validation, as investors seek new clarity on selecting assets likely to generate the best returns.

GE Digital: Managing change in the ‘smart’ era

To gain insight into key aspects of the digital transformation, PEI spoke to GE's Vice President of Engineering, GE Grid Software, Kristen Sanderson.

Global recovery will be fueled by cheap renewables

More than half of renewables capacity added in 2019 achieved lower power costs than the cheapest new coal plants, according to IEA.
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COVID-19 fails to derail the energy transition says study

Despite economic challenges caused by COVID-19, the energy transition remains on track, according to a new survey conducted by Deloitte.
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Wind turbine market hits a new supply record

The upward trend in wind turbine size continues, with an average rated capacity for new turbines installed in 2019 exceeding 1,750KW - GWEC.

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