An IEA report explains how to solve renewables integration onto the grid


The IEA stresses that both wind and photovoltaic have experienced rapid cost reductions and can now provide electricity at ever–lower prices than traditional sources in a growing number of countries. This makes them more attractive to countries looking to meet their growing energy demand and decarbonize their energy system at the same time. The challenge […]

Morocco’s energy transition plan, a sure bet for Spanish companies


Morocco has several business opportunities for the renewable energy sector since it currently relies on external sources for 95% of its primary energy needs and, in addition, energy consumption has increased by an average of 5 to 6% per year. In addition, Morocco has launched an ambitious strategic energy transition plan with investments worth 40 […]


The IEA expects global renewable capacity to increase by 42% by 2021


The International Energy Agency raises its forecast for renewable growth for the next five years. At least this is the conclusion from its Medium – Term Renewable Energy Market Report 2016. The report that is produced annually has been presented this week at the Spanish Energy Club (Enerclub) in Madrid.

Energy emissions fall by 4.5% in the EU


A new analysis by Sandbag and Agora Energiewende shows that EU energy emissions fell by 4.5% in 2016, mainly due to the replacement of coal-fired generation with gas.


Have US corporations put pressure on climate policy after Trump’s election?


A report from the non-profit organization InfluenceMap looks at whether US corporations have been pushing climate policy and regulation after Donald Trump’s election as president and whether these influences have been either positive or negative.

The five countries to gain strong foothold in renewables in 2017, according to Forbes


Nishtha Chugh has published in Forbes that five countries will stand out in the renewable sector in 2017. On their list is China, of course, and Chile, which stands out as the Latin American leader in the development of clean energy. India is out of the ranking on purpose, not because it does not deserve being included […]