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Consortium of energy giants to build ‘world’s first carbon capture and storage network’

The first phase of the project will see the capture of 1.5 million tonnes of CO2 per year and its permanent storage 2,500 metres below the seabed in the North Sea.

read more... 19/05/2020


EIB offers €100m loan to upgrade Elenia electricity network in Finland

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide €100m loan to Finland-based electricity distribution system operator Elenia.

read more... 08/04/2020


Italy's Terna earmarks over EUR 7bn for grid upgrades

Italian grid operator Terna SpA has committed to spend EUR 7.3 billion (USD 8.27bn) to modernise and strengthen the country’s power network over the next five years in support of climate targets requiring higher volumes of green power.

read more... 12/03/2020


Germany faces possible 7 GW supply deficit from 2022 – TSOs

Germany may need neighbours to cover up to 7 GW of its peak potential power demand during cold, dark periods of low wind output from 2022, network operators said in a study on Wednesday.

read more... 27/02/2020


Grid-Scale Batteries to Provide Balancing Services for Largest Transmission-Connected Storage Network

Pivot Power, an EDF Renewables company specializing in battery storage and infrastructure for electric vehicle charging, has placed an order with technology group Wärtsilä to deliver 100 MW of energy storage in the UK.

read more... 26/02/2020