ACCIONA, Swicorp sign 25-year PPAs in Egypt

October 20, 2017 0

Spanish conglomerate ACCIONA has signed power purchase agreements (PPAs) for three solar photovoltaic (PV) plants it will build in Egypt, in partnership with a renewable energy platform of Saudi Arabia’s Swicorp – ENARA.

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Shell opens first EV charging service in UK

October 19, 2017 0

Royal Dutch Shell and partner Allego said Wednesday operations at their Shell Recharge venture, an electric vehicle (EV) charging service, have started in the UK and will soon be launched in the Netherlands.

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Solar power to ‘revolutionize’ EAF steelmaking

October 18, 2017 0

Solar power is likely to “… revolutionize” electric arc furnace (EAF)-based steelmaking in the next 20 years, thanks to its cost-saving and carbon emissions reduction," according to SoftBank Energy executive chairman Manoj Kohli.

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Scotland opens world’s first floating wind farm

October 18, 2017 0

Scotland is opening the world’s first floating wind farm offshore Aberdeenshire on Wednesday, highlighting the UK industrial success in offshore wind power generation and proving commercial feasibility for floating farms.

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UK to fall short of carbon budget by 9.7%

October 18, 2017 0

The UK will still fall short of the fifth Carbon Budget for 2029-32 approved last year, by 9.7%, even if the government implements all the policies and proposals in the recently revealed Clean Growth Plan, according to UK’s law firm Addleshaw Goddard.

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