20 Jul 2016

EXCLUSIVE: DECC abolition prompts mixed views from UK’s renewable energy sector | Bioenergy Insight Magazine The abolition of the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has prompted mixed views from the UK’s renewable energy sector. The UK’s new Prime Minister Theresa May scrapped DECC in her Cabinet reshuffle on Thursday (14 July). DECC policy […]

20 Jul 2016

NNPC to set up renewable energy plant in Benue | Punch Newspapers <style type=”text/css”>.wpb_animate_when_almost_visible{opacity:1;}</style> The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation has concluded plans to set up a renewable energy plant that would use agro products to generate energy. Its Group General Manager in charge of Renewable Energy Division, Mr Rabiu Suleiman, stated this on Tuesday during […]

19 Jul 2016

Engie shelves Cameroon as LNG moves offshore | Natural Gas Daily French energy company Engie has put plans to build a 3.5 mtpa LNG plant in Cameroon on hold indefinitely and has scaled down operations in the west African country. Along with Cameroonian state oil company Société Nationale des Hydrocarbures, Engie completed the basic FEED […]

19 Jul 2016

Theresa May must step up efforts to green the UK’s energy supply, says UN | Environment | The Guardian <link rel=”stylesheet” type=”text/css” href=”https://assets.guim.co.uk/stylesheets/2bec165adc5e1158abdf1853e5db8bfb/content.css”/> Theresa May’s government must increase its commitment to greening the country’s energy supply, despite the “distraction and disruption” caused by the referendum, the top energy official of the United Nations has urged. […]

19 Jul 2016

Energy Live News – Energy Made Easy – ENGIE to buy power from £25m CHP plant ENGIE has announced it will buy green power from a £25 million combined heat and power (CHP) plant in North Wales. It has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Equitix to buy all the electricity generated from the […]

19 Jul 2016

BoE’s Carney Sees Up to $7 Trillion Invested in Renewable Energy – Bloomberg <link href=”https://assets.bwbx.io/business/public/stylesheets/noscript-78e39895f8.css” media=”all” rel=”stylesheet” type=”text/css”> click As much as $7 trillion of investment will flow into clean technologies that can help curb pollution and climate change over the next two decades, Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney said. Companies and […]

19 Jul 2016

How will Brexit affect climate change policy? | Grantham Research Institute on climate change and the environment It is still too early to know all the ways in which the UK’s departure from the European Union will affect the climate change policy of the 28 current Member States, but some things now seem likely if […]

19 Jul 2016

Impact of Brexit on the energy sector | Industry sector analysis | Brexit | Norton Rose Fulbright Would  the UK continue to participate in the Energy Union project? Increasing interconnectivity with continental Europe will necessarily require co-operation with the EU internal energy market in any Brexit scenario. Because the UK Government has been at the […]

05 Jul 2016

Brexit and the UK biomass burn | Argus Blog – Argus Media The UK has long been Europe’s leading wood pellet importer, driven by UK utility Drax’s appetite for biomass. But last week the UK voted to leave the EU, throwing up clouds of uncertainty for the market, raising questions around the implications for commodities, […]