The Covid-19 crisis is causing the biggest fall in global energy investment in history

The Covid-19 pandemic has set in motion the largest drop in global energy investment in history, with spending expected to plunge in every major sector this year – from fossil fuels to...

In 2019, CO2 emissions from energy use in the EU estimated to have decreased

Eurostat estimates that in 2019, the year before COVID-19 containment measures were widely introduced by EU Member States, carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from fossil fuel combustion (mainly oil and oil products, coal,...

Demand for electricity and natural gas fuel fall in Mexico amid COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 hurt electricity demand in most countries around the world and Mexico is no exception. The country’s lockdowns has curbed electricity demand for commercial and industrial segments resulting in a fall in...

Wärtsilä awarded two power plant EPC contracts in Latin America

Wärtsilä has been awarded full EPC contracts for two power plants in Latin America. Wärtsilä will also operate and maintain both of the plants under a 10-year O&M service agreement. Together.

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...