New $21.9m fund approved for geothermal energy exploration in Saint Lucia

The project will support exploratory drilling, capacity building, technical assistance and market engagement as well as prepare women for employment for technical jobs within the energy sector

bp and EnBW submit £10bn bid to ‘accelerate Scotland’s energy transition’

The bid is for a 2.9GW offshore wind farm, as well as the installation of EV charging infrastructure and other clean technologies

Masdar wins tender for ‘Armenia’s biggest’ utility-scale solar project

The 200MW project will support the country’s transition to clean energy

GUEST BLOG: Tom Greatrex – A new nuclear age

Chief Executive of the Nuclear Industry Association, Tom Greatrex says nuclear station closures threaten jobs and climate goals without new investment

World Bank backs clean energy in Uzbekistan with $380m

The funded project aims to improve the transmission network’s capacity to facilitate more renewable energy

Grid will say bye to coal in 2024!

From 1st October 2024, the UK will no longer use coal to generate electricity

Masdar to build 2GW of solar PV in Iraq

Iraq, which is currently the second-largest oil producer in the OPEC, is targeting 10GW of solar energy by 2025

US-Canada to co-operate on accelerating clean energy transition

A new study to help inform grid planners, utilities, industry, policymakers and other stakeholders about the challenges and opportunities that come with adding large amounts of renewables to the power system has also been launched

New $150m youth-led UN energy solutions movement launched

The Student Energy Solutions Movement aims to train 50,000 youth workers, with a particular focus on reducing the energy skills gap in developing nations and deploy 10,000 clean energy projects by 2030

US awards $65m to commercialise ‘promising’ energy technologies

A total of 68 projects, which range from clean energy and advanced manufacturing to building efficiency and next-generation materials, will be supported