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7 April 2022

IPCC: We can halve emissions by 2030 with the help of renewable energy and hydrogen

6 April 2022

A substantial reduction in fossil fuel use coupled with electrification through renewable energy can help the world halve emissions by 2030, says a new United Nations report.

Technip to provide floating wind tech for Equinor’s 800-MW offshore project in South Korea

6 April 2022

Technip Energies has won a front-end engineering design contact for Equinor’s 800-MW Firefly offshore floating wind project in South Korea.

China’s Envision to supply turbines to 600-MW Monsoon wind project in Laos

6 April 2022

China’s Envision Energy has agreed to supply wind turbines to the 600-MW Monsoon Wind Project in Laos after signing a deal with developers with Impact Energy Asia Development.

AsiaElec: Vietnam looks to South Africa, Australia for coal in tight markets

5 April 2022

Vietnam is seeking more cargoes of coal from South Africa and Australia for delivery in April and May as domestic production falls and supplies from Asia tighten amid growing prices.

Wind growth needs to quadruple to meet net-zero goals

4 April 2022

The global wind industry posted its second-best year ever in 2021, posting 12% growth and adding 93.6 GW of new capacity onshore and offshore, bringing the global fleet to 837 GW.

PTTEP unveils net-zero goal

3 April 2022

Thailand’s state-owned PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP) has joined the ranks of oil and gas companies to adopt a long-term goal of net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

Wind and solar growth must accelerate to keep pace with demand for power

1 April 2022

Wind and solar accounted for a record 10.3% of global electricity consumption in 2021, after solar generation rose by 23% and wind grew by 14%.