Octopus Energy starts the Italian Job with acquisition of energy provider SATO

The renewable energy provider aims to have 1m customers in Italy by 2025

Enel launches crowdfunding initiative to build renewable energy plants

The programme includes a financing initiative for a solar power plant to be built in Poggio Renatico, which will have a capacity of 17MW

UNEP, IEA and Italy launch new initiative on power system modernisation

The Demand-Driven Electricity Networks Initiative (3DEN) will support countries on modernising their electricity systems through policy, regulation, technology and investment guidance

Italian oil and gas major Eni and IRENA team up on green energy transition

They have signed a three-year agreement to work together in the promotion of renewable energy, particularly in countries that export fossil fuels

‘We might see extreme heat dome weather patterns appearing every other year by the end of the century’

That’s the suggestion by the Met Office climate scientist Freya Garry who spoke to ELN about the extreme heatwaves and wildfires happening across southeast Europe

Enel to buy 527MW of hydro capacity for €1bn

The company will acquire the assets from the Italian renewable energy group ERG

Eni buys Italian onshore wind portfolio

The Italian energy group acquired a portfolio of 13 plants with a total capacity of 315MW

Can hydrogen make steelmaking greener?

Italian firm uses hydrogen/gas mix to heat the furnaces of a steel plant in Milan

EU bank approves €100m financing for Italy’s Dolomiti Energia

It will support the energy company’s projects that include upgrading electricity distribution networks, installing smart and second-generation meters and improving the performance of existing hydropower plants

Eni launches joint venture to pour €800m into renewables

The partnership with lender CDP Equity aims to build a renewable capacity of approximately 1GW by 2025