‘Uptake of renewables will intensify after the coronavirus crisis’

That’s the suggestion of Ian Gadsby, Managing Director of Ylem Energy, who spoke to ELN about the real impact of coronavirus pandemic on the energy sector

Tata Power bags solar project worth £183m

The grid-connected solar photovoltaic project is set to commence commercial operations in September 2021

‘An economic crash could cost more lives than the coronavirus’

Professor of Risk Management tells ELN the economic fallout from lockdown could be more deadly than the virus itself

Construction of new 250MW wind power plant begins in Egypt

The new facility is expected to help the country achieve its 2022 clean energy goal

Guest Blog: Michael Prager – What does AI mean for Energy Managers?

Artificial Intelligence, AI is a new form of computing in which the system is pre-programmed with logic that allows it to mimic the way that humans learn and perform cognitive functions. We see it now as speech recognition, optical character recognition and increasingly pattern recognition and early forms of logical reasoning.

Utility Bidder receives major investment

Utility Bidder has announced a significant investment in its business following a management buy-out backed by Sovereign Capital Partners, the UK private equity specialist.

Claire Perry: Price cap ‘isn’t underground attempt to renationalise energy sector’

The energy and clean growth minister insisted bills have gone down since 2012

UK climate advisers issue emissions warning over Heathrow expansion

They inform of the risks involved in light of the 2050 climate targets

EU throws its weight behind blockchain

The European Commission has launched a new initiative to explore broader uses of blockchain across various sectors. Blockchain technologies, which store blocks of information that are distributed across the network, are expected to impact digital services and business models in areas including energy, insurance, finance and healthcare. They are seen as a major breakthrough as […]

Energy industry ‘must take lead on new policies’

The energy industry needs to take the lead in developing new policies and regulatory frameworks because the government is too busy. That’s according to Mark Gregory, EY’s Chief Economist, who spoke to ELN at our Energy Live Expo last week. He said as a consequence of the Brexit vote, higher inflation and low business confidence […]