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Mainstream technologies, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, World

Ukraine Plans For Wind Power At Chornobyl Nuclear Disaster Site, And That’s Just For Starters

September 14, 2023

Via: CleanTechnica

Ukraine is planning a fossil-free future and it is not letting the grass grow under its feet, despite Russia’s unprovoked war. The nation is relying partly on its nuclear facilities but it is also calling on its considerable wind and […]


Mainstream technologies, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, World

Ukraine Group Completes First Phase of Wind Farm Despite Ongoing War

March 10, 2023

Via: Power Magazine

Ukrainian energy company DTEK Group said it has finished construction of the first 114 MW of a planned 500-MW wind farm in the country, as DTEK continues to work on energy projects despite the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine. The […]


News and Policies, World

Ukrainian energy leader to Europe: Help us rebuild war-damaged grid

November 30, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Speaking before a crowd of energy industry leaders in Frankfurt, Germany, Vadym Utkin held up what he said was a piece of a Russian missile. The chunk of steel was used to damage the electricity grid in Ukraine, where Utkin […]


News and Policies, World

Has Russia bombed Ukrainian hydropower plants?

November 1, 2022

Via: Power Engineering

Reports have been circulating for weeks that Russian troops have either already targeted and bombed hydropower plants in Ukraine or that these plants are future targets. Hydro Review previously was not able to confirm these reports, so has refrained from […]


Conventional Fuels, Nuclear

IAEA Embarks on Unprecedented Mission to Inspect Nuclear Power Plant in Ukrainian ‘War Zone’

August 31, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

An expert team from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has arrived in Kyiv and is readying to inspect Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) for damage from weeks of shelling. The development marks a significant breakthrough for the agency, […]


Electric, Energy Consumption

Operating Energy Systems in a War-Torn Country: DTEK Prepares for Winter

August 19, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

While much of the world lives life as usual, DTEK—the largest private investor in Ukraine’s energy sector—is focused on providing reliable service amidst war and uncertainty. “Today, the major topic for us is to provide stability in durations of electricity […]


News and Policies, World

Ukraine plans 30 GW renewables rebuild after war wipes out wind and solar

July 26, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Maxim Timchenko, head of the country’s energy company DTEK, revealed yesterday that about 90% of wind power and 30% of solar capacity has been knocked out of operation because their locations have fallen into Russian-occupied territory. However, he explained that […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Fuel of the Future: How the World Can Build a True Hydrogen Economy

June 9, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

Versatile and plentiful, hydrogen could go a long way toward helping the world meet its climate targets. Already, it’s a component in all eight of the European Commission’s (EC’s) net-zero emissions scenarios for 2050. Meanwhile, in the U.S., the Department […]


News and Policies, World

Here’s how Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is impacting renewable energy and the grid

June 7, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

The Ukraine crisis promises to dramatically change the face of the renewable energy sector in the post-Soviet space. While Ukraine is struggling to keep its plants running amid the continuing fights, Russian power-generating companies are bracing for the impact of […]


News and Policies, World

UK Leans Heavily on Nuclear in Bold New Energy Strategy

May 2, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

A long-awaited energy strategy published by the UK government on April 6 lays out bold commitments that tackle Great Britain’s multi-pronged challenges, including achieving net-zero carbon emissions while ensuring energy security and affordability. The sweeping plan sharply reverses course on […]


Conventional Fuels, Nuclear

Conflict in Ukraine Threatens Nuclear Power Plants and Radioactive Waste Disposal Facilities; Operations Continue

March 3, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

In its most recent update on the status of Ukrainian nuclear power plants (NPPs), issued to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on March 2, the State Nuclear Regulatory Inspectorate of Ukraine (SNRIU) said it maintained communications with the country’s […]


News and Policies, World

Will the U.S And The European Union Get Sucked Into the Russian-Ukrainian Natural Gas Conflict?

August 22, 2019

Via: Forbes

The internal conflicts now occurring inside the United States are diverting attention away from a pesky problem — Russia’s belligerence toward Ukraine and how it is using its leverage to squeeze financially its former ally. The two countries have been […]