Tag: renewable power

News and Policies, World

bp acquires stake in green hydrogen project

June 16, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Oil major bp said it plans to help develop what it calls “one of the world’s largest” green hydrogen hubs to based in Australia. The company acquired a 40.5% equity stake in the Asian Renewable Energy Hub (AREH). In addition […]

Electric, Energy Consumption, News and Policies, U.S.

7-Eleven commits to renewable power

December 16, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

Seven & i Holdings Co. is switching its operations to 100% renewable power through the RE100 energy commitment. RE100 is a global initiative bringing together the world’s most influential businesses committed to 100% renewable electricity. Among the initiative’s other retail […]

Electric, Energy Consumption, News and Policies, World

Energy minister says South Africa will commit to more renewable power

February 26, 2019

Via: Renewable Energy News

South Africa plans to expand use of renewable power as the coal-dependent nation expects traditional, centralized generation plants to “disappear,” Energy Minister Jeff Radebe said. Renewable power from independent producers currently accounts for 3,776 megawatts, less than 5 percent of […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Making Renewable Power More Viable For The Grid

May 31, 2018

Via: Revolution Green

Making Renewable Power More Viable For The Grid. “Air-breathing” battery can store electricity for months, for about a fifth the cost of current technologies. Wind and solar power are increasingly popular sources for renewable energy. But intermittency issues keep them […]

News and Policies, State

Facebook and Adobe to buy wind power from Nebraska facility

March 20, 2018

Via: CNBC energy

latest.gla.newsFacebook is to expand its use of wind energy through a new power purchase agreement with Enel Green Power North America (EGPNA). The deal, announced Monday, builds upon a previous one in which Facebook agreed to purchase the output from […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Five things crucial to a renewable energy future

February 28, 2018

Via: CNBC energy

The planet’s energy mix is changing. Renewable sources of energy have become increasingly important, with the International Energy Agency expecting renewable electricity generation to rise by over one-third by the year 2022. In order to harness these types of energy […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Overpricing Renewable Power Is Dangerous

November 28, 2017

Via: Forbes

An old Soviet-era joke goes like this: Stalin wakes up in a hospital and is informed that glorious Soviet medicine has resurrected him, and it is now 2047. “You will be pleased to hear, Comrade First Secretary, that the entire […]

News and Policies, U.S.

Global Wind Energy Council – New market rules set to enable US$ 6bn in investment in Argentina’s renewable power sector

September 6, 2017

Via: Energy Manager Today

New market rules which will allow large power users to directly meet their renewable power obligations through private supply contracts could lead to up to US$ 6 bn being invested in Argentina’s energy sector over the next three years, and […]