Renewables
EC approves Italian support for low carbon power
5 August 2019
Renewables and gas benefit from new rules at the expense of coal
Morocco prioritises world's largest solar plant
1 August 2019
Project is the centrepiece of a strategy that promises to generate more than half of its electricity from renewables by 2030
The rise of a renewables major
30 July 2019
Mainstream Renewable Power CEO Andy Kinsella says the declining cost of wind and solar power means the era of oil and gas is coming to an end
The climate threat: Will investors exit big oil?
17 July 2019
Institutional investors are increasingly being required to factor climate change into their decision-making
Carbon debate lacks honesty
3 July 2019
Oxford academic says current decarbonisation efforts are a failure and calls for a global price for carbon
EU split on climate change measures
24 May 2019
Aligning the competing interests of European countries remains a tough challenge
Cheap gas stalls EU's carbon price revival
25 April 2019
A slump in gas prices has contributed to the denting of the previous rally in carbon prices
COP fudges market mechanisms
11 February 2019
UN climate talks shy away from key implementation issue
Developing a green economy in Saudi Arabia
4 January 2019
Decarbonisation policies are gaining serious traction in the kingdom, as the pressing need to reduce CO2 emissions forces a rethink of the oil giant's priorities
A tailwind for renewables
17 December 2018
Non-fossil fuel energy projects saw further momentum in 2018, thanks to falling costs and increased comfort with the technologies
Renewables investment falls short of lofty ambitions
26 November 2018
A yawning investment gap in clean energy means it is still just a marginal part of many portfolios
What could lead to an electric vehicles inflection point?
26 November 2018
Traditional auto manufacturers and middle distillate refiners should be wary that a niche technology could be about to snowball into full-scale disruption
US offshore wind gets ready to join the party
20 November 2018
A landmark deal marks the start of an exciting new era for US offshore wind, which looks to build on Europe’s successes
Will biofuels emerge from the renewables shadows?
9 November 2018
Despite ambitious transport fuel targets and strong growth in biofuel demand, bioenergy has failed to get the publicity it warrants
Renewables looks to find the right balance
2 November 2018
The adoption of wind and solar is growing rapidly. But can the technology overcome its current limitations?
Renewables face increasingly level playing field
2 November 2018
Adoption of green energy will only grow, as technology makes renewables increasingly cost competitive
More majors back green moves
25 September 2018
The signing up of three top US energy firms gives a boost to an industry-led climate-change initiative
Record volatility roils EU carbon markets
18 September 2018
Traders are focused on the impact of Market Stability Reserve measures due to be introduced from 2019 to 2023
EU carbon prices rocket
7 September 2018
After languishing at record lows since the onset of the global financial crisis in 2011, Europe’s carbon market has burst into life
Saudi Arabia's superpowered sunshine dream
4 September 2018
Saudi Arabia surprised observers earlier this year when it announced a massive renewables deal. But is it doable?
China's solar curb
10 August 2018
Beijing's move to curtail solar power subsidies is far from terminal for the global market.
Renewables and gas take on king coal in Africa
18 June 2018
South Africa wants to go greener, but abandoning coal will be a tough task
Hydrogen scales up
8 June 2018
The potential for the widespread use of hydrogen as a zero-emission fuel is gaining traction in Asia
Europe drags feet on carbon capture
1 June 2018
European carbon emissions aren’t falling fast enough, but carbon capture and storage projects still remain low on the priority list
A big leap for microgrids
31 May 2018
Technological advancements in renewable energy and battery storage are contributing to the microgrids success story
Europe waits on Germany
29 May 2018
Despite being a leader in renewables, the country can't kick its coal habit