Defying expectations of a rise, global CO2 emissions flatlined in 2019

Despite widespread expectations of another increase, global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions stopped growing in 2019,according to IEA data just released. After two years of growth, global emissions were unchanged at 33 Gt in 2019...

Power-to-Gas a growing technology

The Power-to-Gas (PtG) technology converts electric energy into hydrogen or, by subsequent synthesis, into methane or liquid energy carriers. An analysis of Ludwig-Bölkow-Systemtechnik's(1) PtG database shows that more than 300 PtG projects have been...

The European Eco-Gate consortium stars the injection and distribution of renewable gas in the...

The European ECO-GATE Consortium, co-financed by the European Union and led by Nedgia, the gas distributor of the Naturgy group, has initiated test injection and distribution of the renewable gas generated at the Butarque...

Rolls-Royce and VPower Group expand collaboration in power generation with order for MTU gas...

Rolls-Royce and VPower Group have strengthened their strategic relationship by signing a landmark deal for the supply of state-of-the-art, high-efficiency gas power generation equipment of the MTU brand. According to the final agreement recently inked...

Scaling up renewable gases production in Europe will create at least 600,000 direct jobs...

A new Gas for Climate analysis prepared by Navigant, a Guidehouse company, shows that scaling up renewable gases in the EU can create 1.7 million to 2.4 million jobs by 2050, of which 600,000...

World Energy Outlook 2019 highlights deep disparities in the global energy system

Deep disparities define today’s energy world. The dissonance between well-supplied oil markets and growing geopolitical tensions and uncertainties. The gap between the ever-higher amounts of greenhouse gas emissions being produced and the insufficiency of...

Climate goals at risk as global energy demand rises

Capgemini has published the 21st edition of its annual study, the World Energy Markets Observatory (WEMO) report, created in partnership with De Pardieu Brocas Maffei and Vaasa ETT. The findings point to global energy...

Global power industry tenders for September down 37%

Power industry tenders activity in September 2019 saw 642 tenders announced, marking a drop of 37% over the last 12-month average of 1,018, according to GlobalData’s power database. On comparing tenders activity in different...

Rolls-Royce Validation Center for MTU Microgrids goes into service

Rolls-Royce has commissioned a Microgrid Validation Center for its MTU product and solution brand. Some 5 million euros have been invested in the center, which is located at the Friedrichshafen headquarters of the Rolls-Royce...

SENER and MMEC Mannesmann win the EPC contract for a CHP plant for Uniper...

Uniper SE has awarded Spanish engineering and technology group SENER and German EPC Contractor MMEC Mannesmann GmbH a significant turnkey contract for the natural gas fired, combined heat and power plant (CHP plant) on...