Tag: electricity production

Electric, Energy Consumption

Expansion Project Furthers Indonesia’s Increase in Power Generation

October 3, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

Indonesia is among the world’s top exporters of thermal coal, but like many other countries has said it will phase out its own coal-fired power plants as part of a plan to make its power generation carbon-neutral. Indonesia, though—again like […]

Conventional Fuels, Nuclear

The POWER Interview: Technology Can Solve Problem of Nuclear Waste

September 1, 2020

Via: Power Magazine

Debate continues about nuclear power’s role in electricity production, particularly as it revolves around climate change. As a zero-emissions source of power, nuclear is seen by many as a complement to renewable energy in the transition away from coal-fired generation. […]

Conventional Fuels, Nuclear

Nuclear is key to decarbonisation, says head of IAEA

December 11, 2019

Via: World Nuclear News

Grossi was speaking at a high-level UN side event at COP25 on Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 7, to ensure access to affordable and reliable energy. The event – entitled Accelerating the energy transformation in support of sustainable development and the […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

The Caribbean Shows the Way to a Renewable Future

October 14, 2019

Via: Greentech Media

In just a few short years, the focus at the annual Caribbean Electric Utility Services Corporation conference has shifted from issues around producing electricity from thermal capacity — usually oil — to what blend of renewable options are the best […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Company trying to tackle renewable energy curtailment enters European market

August 30, 2019

Via: Renewable Energy News

This week, Scottish software company Smarter Grid Solutions (SGS) announced that it will be expanding into Europe after completing successful trials with a utility company in Germany. SGS’s German trial demonstrated “dynamic curtailment,” where very small amounts of electricity produced […]

Mainstream technologies, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, World

Chinese Solar Manufacturers Increased Production, Export in 2018 While Domestic Installations Fell

February 4, 2019

Via: Renewable Energy News

In 2018, 43 GW of new PV installation capacity was added to the grid in China, a decline of 18 percent from the prior year. Accumulated PV installed capacity surpassed 170 GW. Of the total, 20 GW were distributed PV, […]