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  • Reallocating between 10% and 30% of global fossil fuel subsidies to clean energy projects would be enough to fund a transition to clean energy, according to a new report by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD).The report asserts that fossil fuel subsidies – which total $372...

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  • The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has released a new guidance paper updating how the UK’s climate change regulations, emissions trading and energy labelling would be affected in the event of a no deal Brexit – a scenario which Prime Minister Boris Johnson has refused...

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  • RWE has taken the decision to close its 1,560 MW Aberthaw B coal-fired power station in South Wales – the proposed date of closure is 31 March 2020 and consultation with affected staff and employee representatives will now begin.  The closure is the latest of many, and will leave just thre...

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  • The proportion of UK electricity from renewable sources continued to rise during 2018, reaching a record 33% of the total – up by 4% from the 2017 figure – as the amount of renewable generating capacity increased to reach 44 GW. This is perhaps the most dramatic change in UK energy patterns over the...

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  • In a recent paper published in Nature, a team of climate scientists have developed a new framework to reconcile disparities in different global carbon budgets to better understand them and more accurately inform climate policy.The study, Estimating and Tracking the Remaining Carbon Budget for String...

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  • The Governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo, and former Vice President Al Gore have announced the winners of New York's first comprehensive offshore wind solicitation. The project will see the construction of two offshore wind farms in Long Island waters, with a combined capacity of 1.7 GW. Contract...

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  • Accelerating the energy transition will require ‘collaboration, vision, courage and boldness of purpose’, argued Professor Sir Jim McDonald FREng FEI, the recipient of the EI’s prestigious Melchett Award. Instituted in 1930 and given in the name of one of the EI’s past Presidents – the Rt Hon Sir Al...

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  • A new steam turbine and generator have been installed at the Supercritical Power Plant in Assiut, Egypt, using a system developed by ALE, an international heavy transportation and lifting contractor.The 8 m-long, 240-tonne turbine was manoeuvered into place using a gantry and 200 tonne capacity stra...

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  • Technology group Voith is to design, fabricate, install and commission a replacement facility at the Ritom pumped storage power plant in Switzerland. The original plant at Ritom dates back to 1920 – the illustration shows an impression of the new plant.The four Pelton turbines currently in use , wit...

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  • MAN Energy Solutions has commissioned a new power plant based on three gas engines and three dual-fuel engines, each with an approximate output of 14 MW, in Gibraltar.The power plant on the North Mole in Gibraltar Harbour will form a key component of the British overseas territory's future power sup...

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