Gas gone with the wind! Irish wind energy beats gas for the first time

Wind provided almost half of Ireland’s power in the first quarter, according to a new report

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Three new biomethane plants on track to send green ‘gas-from-trash’ into Cadent’s network

The firm suggests increasing the use of biomethane sourced from food, farm, human and other wastes is ‘widely recognised as a key stage in Britain’s journey to net zero’

Global gas demand ‘could shrink by 4% in 2020’

According to IEA, the Covid-19 crisis could result in a annual drop of 75 billion cubic metres by 2025

Fire breaks out at Oil India gas well days after ‘massive blowout’

More than 3,000 people have been evacuated from the nearby regions, as the company notes continuous gas leakage

Eni creates renewable energy division as part of corporate reorganisation

The new structure aims to help the business achieve growth objectives and environmental sustainability

UK’s gas network firms call on government to unlock £904m of investment in green grid

Cadent, National Grid, NGN, SGN, and Wales & West Utilities say the government must back its Zero Carbon Commitment package

Rockefeller Brothers Fund sees financial returns increase following fossil fuel divestment

The philanthropic foundation, founded by the grandsons of oil giant John D. Rockefeller, says its returns are now beating market benchmarks after shifting its portfolio to 99% fossil fuel-free investments in 2014

Global gas and pipeline sector faces ‘deep crisis’, says study

As a result of an ‘unprecedented’ drop in global prices and demand, the global pipeline industry is looking at extended delays and stalls

Dip in oil prices sees fixed household bills drop below £800 a year for first time since 2018

Low wholesale energy prices mean six suppliers are now offering a total of nine new fixed deal energy tariffs for less than this price

px Group acquires majority stake in NRG Well Management

The move expands the global infrastructure solutions firm’s business to include well management services for the upstream oil and gas industry