Planned hydrogen projects lift off in Europe

Planned or announced projects are almost double those currently operating says report

Louise Kingham leaves Energy Institute for bp

The EI’s Chief Executive Officer is expected to support the giant’s transformation into an integrated energy company

Biden wants carbon free electricity by 2035

New President commits to ‘carbon pollution-free’ power sector hitting net zero by 2050

UK’s electricity system was cheaper and cleaner during coronavirus lockdown but more difficult to control’

That’s according to a new independent analysis conducted via Imperial Consultants by academics from Imperial College London for Drax Electric Insights.

‘Hydrogen is the rockstar of the energy system’

The European Commission has pledged to support the installation of at least 6GW of renewable hydrogen electrolysers in the EU by 2024

Ofgem to stop energy suppliers from taking new customers if they don’t meet new standards

New checks planned for suppliers which cannot meet their financial obligations and effectively serve their customer base

Scottish Highlands projects bag £2.15m funding from SSE Renewables

A community-owned hydro system, an environmentally sustainable hub and traffic-free areas will receive part of the grant

Modern and digitalised energy system ‘hindered by poor quality and inaccurate data’

The Energy Data Taskforce has set out five key recommendations to modernise the energy system and drive it towards a net zero carbon future

Ireland ‘not on course to meet 2020 emissions and renewable energy goals’

The International Energy Agency says the country’s overall energy system ‘remains heavily reliant on fossil fuels’

Oxfordshire to trial £40m smart local energy grid project

It will explore the growth in local renewables, EVs, battery storage and demand side response and how a flexible system could help reduce costs for consumers

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