February 26th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
New research from Finland’s Lappeenranta University of Technology has revealed that a cross-border European super grid based on decentralized renewable energy supply is the least cost option to achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement while also addressing significant obstacles for a functional European Energy Union.
November 17th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Announced last week, WattTime and Microsoft are combining to provide European consumers the opportunity to better understand and reduce their carbon emissions by providing real-time information on the precise carbon emissions caused by using or generating electricity.
November 2nd, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The European wind energy industry broke a new record last Saturday, the 28th of October, with almost a quarter of the European Union's electricity demand met by wind energy for the first time.
October 16th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Already a global leader in building sustainability legislation and initiatives, the European market for energy efficient building technologies is expected to grow from $83.5 billion in 2017 to $111.9 billion in 2026.
March 24th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Three European transmission system operators have signed a trilateral agreement this week that intends to develop a large renewable European electricity system in the North Sea, the North Sea Wind Power Hub, which could supply as many as 70 to 100 million Europeans with renewable energy by 2050.
March 8th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Europe installed a total of 6.9 gigawatts of new solar power in 2016, a 20% decrease over the previous year's figures, a decrease which flies in the face of a global increase in installations of more than 50%, according to new figures from SolarPower Europe.
February 9th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
An impressive 12.5 gigawatts worth of new wind energy capacity was installed across the European Union in 2016, accounting for 51% of all new power installations, and bringing the region's total wind energy capacity up to 153.7 GW.
October 6th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
The European wind energy trade organization WindEurope has published a report unveiling what it believes to be the five key [&hellip
February 10th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
New wind and solar capacity in Europe skyrocketed in 2015, growing by 6.3% and 15%, according to new figures. The [&hellip
February 1st, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
A new toolbox has been created by European researchers to improve the security of European electricity networks and help the [&hellip
December 22nd, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
The year 2015 was a strong one for renewables, but maybe more so for none other than the world’s offshore [&hellip
August 18th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
A new report from energy industry analysis specialists, GlobalData, investigating European renewable energy policy, highlights how important government policy structure [&hellip
December 2nd, 2014 | by Joshua S Hill
The European wind market is expected to stabilise this year, after a decline in 2013, with a 2.5% year-over-year growth. [&hellip
September 4th, 2014 | by Joshua S Hill
Thomson Reuters, the world’s self-proclaimed leaders in intelligent information for businesses and professionals, announced Tuesday the launch of a new [&hellip
March 21st, 2014 | by Joshua S Hill
A report released by Greenpeace on Thursday based on analysis done by consultants Energynautics has floated the idea of a [&hellip
January 3rd, 2013 | by Cynthia Shahan
The global leader in high-speed rail is pushing the technological limits of the system by operating high-speed trains in the extreme [&hellip
March 19th, 2009 | by Jennifer Kho
Think of the Czech Republic and you’re more likely to think of beer, castles or Kafka than solar power. But [&hellip