IEA warns 2021 will see the second largest rise in global energy-related emissions ever

Driven by coal use for electricity generation, carbon dioxide emissions are projected to rise by 1.5 billion tonnes

New partnership to boost building capabilities on nuclear energy technologies

The partnership between the World Nuclear Association and the ASEAN Centre for Energy also aims to enhance human resource capabilities in the area of nuclear science and technology and improve public engagement

Chevron invests in Swedish geothermal firm

The investment in Baseload Capital underpins the oil and gas giant’s ambition to expand its clean energy offering

IEA forecasts 2.6% rise in global coal demand in 2021

Global coal consumption is estimated to have fallen by 7%, or more than 500 million tonnes, between 2018 and 2020, according to IEA’s report

China would ‘need $5 trillion of investments’ to be carbon-neutral by 2060

The country’s solar, wind and storage capacities will have to increase 11 times by 2050 compared to 2020 levels, according to a new report

General Electric announces plans to stop building new coal plants

The US conglomerate said the exit from the new build coal power market may involve divestitures, site closings and job cuts

Renewables ‘beat even cheapest coal competitors on cost’

The average cost of building new solar photovoltaic power is more than a fifth cheaper than the cheapest fossil-fuel competitor, according to a new report

Eni launches wind energy production in Kazakhstan

The 198GWh Badamsha wind farm is expected to save 172,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide per year

Wärtsilä to operate El Salvador’s ‘largest power plant’

The power plant will provide approximately one-third of the country’s electricity supply with clean power

America supercharges its share of the global power generation market

Large numbers of professionals working in power generation in the UK and Europe are being enticed across the pond.