Research and Development

Policy certainty will increase domestic and international investing into India, according to a new report by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA). The study, India’s Renewable Energy Policy Headwinds – Recommendations for Urgently Accelerating Activity in the Renewable Energy Sector, finds that several recent policy positions have undermined growth in India’s renewable energy...
Research and Development

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) says it has redesigned its International Energy Portal to streamline navigation, simplify data presentation and implement responsive design use. The previously available portal was a beta release. The International Energy Portal contains EIA’s country-level energy data. Users can view and download data sets for consumption, production, trade, reserves and carbon dioxide...
Business

Clarion Energy is investing an extra $1.5 million into POWERGEN International in 2020 and beyond to create an unmissable experience designed to help energy professionals navigate the complex energy transition. The investment will fund the launch of the PGI Leadership Summit – a truly inspirational and immersive experience featuring high-level, inspirational speakers offering exclusive, transformational...
HYDROVISION International

Clarion North America Energy announces a strategic partnership with the U.S. Energy Storage Association (ESA), the national trade association for companies that develop and deploy the energy storage technologies that are key to modernizing the grid. The partnership involves a well-defined content program at multiple U.S. events, including DISTRIBUTECH International, POWERGEN International and HYDROVISION International....
Research and Development

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) has released its Annual Energy Outlook 2020, and key takeaways are that U.S. energy consumption grows more slowly than gross domestic production throughout the projection period (2050), with renewables being the fastest-growing source of electricity generation through 2050. Key takeaways in more detail are: U.S. energy consumption grows more...
Business

Hull Street Energy has signed an agreement to acquire 31 hydro plants in the U.S., with a total capacity of 255 MW, from Enel Green Power North America Renewable Energy Partners (EGPNA REP), a joint venture between EGPNA and GE Energy Financial Services. The transaction will close in two phases.  The first phase, which closed the last...