Saudi Arabia to develop renewable projects


Saudi Arabia will develop renewable projects. In particular, 30 solar and wind projects – almost 10 GW – in the next 10 years as part of a $ 50 billion program to boost energy generation and reduce its oil consumption.

Call for an urgent plan to implement renewables in Catalonia


The Association of Renewable Energy Companies (APPA), EolicCat, PIMEC and Spanish Photovoltaic Union (UNEF) have alerted the Catalan administration and all political forces on the urgent need to release a plan to accelerate renewable energy implementation in Catalonia if the Government’s goal is to reach 50% electricity generation from renewables by 2030.


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 […]

2020, the year when oil and coal will peak


There will be no growth for oil and coal from 2020, says a new report by the think tank “Carbon Tracker Initiative” and Imperial College of London´s Grantham Institute. Should the electric vehicle and the photovoltaic boom be blamed for this?


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.

EC proposes low-cost efficiency measures to fight energy poverty


The European Commission has published a study to review low-cost energy efficiency measures that can help low-income and energy-poor households. The document also examines available EU funds to support the promotion of energy efficiency measures.