Europe’s largest offshore wind operations are set to add 3.24 gigawatts of power to the pan-continental grid system by 2015, and Europe as a whole is set to see its wind power capacity triple by 2020.
With 100 gigawatts of wind power projects at some stage of planning, this will entail a huge additional strain on the existing network, and Full Article »
Renewables iQ presents this exclusive interview with Andrew Livingston, Australian Renewable Energy Regulator. The function of the Renewable Energy Regulator is to administer the renewable target act. This interview explores:
Current successes on the way to meeting the 2020 challenge
Future directions to achieving 20% of the nation Full Video »
In this exclusive interview with Oil & Gas IQ, we speak with Gâbor Sz÷rênyi, General Secretary of the Energy Regulators Regional Association (ERRA) about how Oman can best adapt to an integrated energy market. Gâbor Sz÷rênyi was elected as the Chairman of the Energy Regulators Regional Association (ERRA) between 2008 and 2012: his term Full Podcast »
Last week’s first commercial flight of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner potentially marks the beginning of a new era for the aviation industry. Its composite construction and 20% better fuel efficiency (than the 767) continues a long term trend of improvement by Boeing. But the numbers behind this essential global industry are daunting, albeit with Full Column »
More than 50 million tonnes of electronic waste (e-waste) – disposed of electrical or electronic appliances from refrigerators, washing machines, microwaves and cell phones to televisions and computers - will be generated in 2013. E-waste is by far the world’s fastest growing refuse stream and yet only one fifth - ten million tonnes Full Sector Report »