Risk management for the energy transition: Renewables, batteries, and carbon

  • Just Energy
  • Energy Voice
  • Octopus Energy Blog
  • CleanTechnica
  • Energy Transition
  • Alternative Energy Stocks
  • What is Smart Energy? Blog
  • accenture-energy
  • Energy Global
  • Energy Post
Understanding Fossil Fuels and the Move Toward Renewable Energy

If you’ve been following the news lately, then you’ve probably been hearing a lot about fossil fuels like natural gas and oil. We’ve been using fossil fuels to generate electricity,… [Read More]

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations: Everything You Need to Know

Electric vehicles (EVs) are gaining popularity amid rising gas prices and growing consumer interest in sustainability. But if you’ve never owned an electric car before, you may have questions like:… [Read More]

Radiant Energy: A Beginner’s Introduction

Radiant energy is one of the most important forms of energy on the planet, but it’s easy to overlook. That’s because only a small portion of it is visible to… [Read More]

Energy Plans in Texas: How to Find the Right One for You

Choosing an electricity plan in Texas takes some research. You’ll want to choose one that’s easy to sign up for, has reasonable electricity rates, and above all, is reliable. You… [Read More]

Energy Storage: How It Works at Home and on the Grid

Most of us are familiar with certain kinds of electrical energy storage, or ESS. If you’ve ever used a household battery or driven an electric car, then you know that… [Read More]

Smoke and mirrors in Indonesia as giant gas projects struggle

Indonesia has an ambitious target to almost double natural gas production from 6.5 billion cubic feet per day (cf/d) to 12 billion cf/d by 2030. Hitting that goal means giant… [Read More]

AREG Energy Futures conference to highlight size of prize for north-east

Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group (AREG) is set to bring hundreds of delegates together to discuss the region’s role in a net zero economy with a keynote speech delivered by Cabinet… [Read More]

Total takes stake in next Qatari LNG expansion

TotalEnergies has signed up to take a 9.375% stake in Qatar’s next phase of LNG expansion, North Field South (NFS). The post Total takes stake in next Qatari LNG expansion… [Read More]

Discovery of ‘significant non-compliance’ behind delay to Tolmount start-up

A detailed timeline of the events that delayed the start-up of Harbour Energy’s Tolmount gas field has been published. The post Discovery of ‘significant non-compliance’ behind delay to Tolmount start-up… [Read More]

Government to fast track five North Sea oil and gas fields, including Cambo and Murlach

A handful of North Sea oil and gas schemes have been included in a list of infrastructure projects the UK Government is aiming to fast track. The post Government to… [Read More]

Octopus's SMETS2 programme in the Southern region may soon be gaining pace [Read More]

Octopus has created the most innovative smart propositions in the UK energy market. However, some of our early customers are held back by the smart meter transition and some currently… [Read More]

We announce the BIG FOUR WINNERS of a Tesla, Jaguar, BMW and Nissan electric car jackpot prize. Plus, competition mastermind Max reflects on our epic Black Friday electric car giveaway. [Read More]

Our Future Technologies Evangelist Phil blogs about Tepeo, the latest in heat-battery tech. [Read More]

Tesla Full Self Driving Beta: FSD Beta 10.69 Latest Observations

After 79 days without it, we recently regained access to Tesla FSD Beta (V10.69), along with Tesla’s latest software version, 2022. 20.15. A week later we got the download for… [Read More]

GM & Lithion Announce an Investment & Strategic Partnership Agreement to Pursue a Circular EV Battery Ecosystem

Normally, it’s us EV enthusiasts and EV media who have to debunk all of the FUD. “The grid can’t handle EVs!” they say. “Batteries are toxic, and you can’t recycle… [Read More]

Powered by Artificial Intelligence, Argonne Technology Eyes Bird Activity at Solar Facilities

Near-real-time data on avian–solar interactions will help the energy industry understand risks and opportunities for wildlife at solar energy plants. How does an array of solar panels change a habitat?… [Read More]

Tesla Passes 10,000 Model Ys Produced At Texas Gigafactory

Elon Musk has an ambitious goal for 2030 for Tesla. He wants the US automaker to be producing 20 million vehicles a year by the end of 2030. For some… [Read More]

Tesla Community To Convene For 1st-Ever “TeslaCon” Event In Sunny Florida

Tesla Owners Florida, in partnership with Tesla and The Electrified Garage, invites the Tesla community to attend TeslaCon Florida 2022. A weekend of fun on the Florida Space Coast with celebrity guests, education… [Read More]

This chart is easy to remember. On 24 June 2022 the energy think tank Instrat published data on energy production with a special focus on its sources. Combined, photovoltaics and… [Read More]

In 2022, there are wins to be celebrated for climate policy. The recent US legislation is the first time in 40 years that the government has managed to pass any… [Read More]

While much of the international community’s climate action has focused on controlling carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, in doing so, we’ve essentially given a pass on another very powerful greenhouse gas:… [Read More]

Biomethane and biogas are increasingly turned to as alternatives for fossil gas. However, their production and distribution can still result in climate damaging methane (CH4) emissions, the magnitude of which… [Read More]

While media coverage has mainly focused on China and India’s record-level imports, other countries in Asia – particularly East Asia – have also been among the top global importers of… [Read More]

Ten Clean Energy Stocks of 2022/3 – July Returns

Here are the numbers.  I hope to write some market commentary to go with them soon. Disclosure: Long all the stocks in the 10 Clean Energy Stocks model portfolio. The… [Read More]

Five Green REITs

by Tom Konrad Ph.D., CFA Why Green Buildings are Profitable Buildings Buildings are responsible for approximately a third of greenhouse gas emissions, so making buildings more efficient and switching them… [Read More]

By Tom Konrad, Ph.D., CFA With the launch of my (green dividend income focused) hedge fund early this year, I had to take a hiatus from publishing my annual list… [Read More]

Restarting 10 Clean Energy Stocks Series

By Tom Konrad, Ph.D., CFA With the launch of my (green dividend income focused) hedge fund early this year, I had to take a hiatus from publishing my annual list… [Read More]

Advantage Biodiesel

By Tom Konrad, Ph.D., CFA Because of rising fertilizer prices, farmers are planting more soybeans than corn.  Soybeans are a legume, meaning that they can fix their own nitrogen in… [Read More]

Whether through a gas stove, a water heater, the car in your garage or the electricity coming from the power company, most American homes today still rely heavily on fossil… [Read More]

Any house can be made into a smart home. By adding just a few devices here and there, you can improve the energy efficiency, comfort, safety and convenience of your… [Read More]

Summer’s here, and for many Americans, that means hitting the open road. But with gas prices still hovering around $5 per gallon nationally, your Great American Road Trip might prove… [Read More]

Summer’s just around the corner now, and according to projections, it’s expected to be a hot one – which means more electricity usage as people attempt to stay cool. This… [Read More]

Every day, more and more electric vehicles (EVs) are appearing on American roads. Despite the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, EV sales in the U.S. still managed to increase… [Read More]

The race is on. Accenture explains why US energy companies will soon be fighting to be methane-mitigation pacesetters. [Read More]

A review of energy sector M&A approaches over the past decade sheds light on four inorganic growth pathways energy companies should consider. [Read More]

Accenture and the World Economic Forum identify five actions to get industries on track for net zero. [Read More]

Accenture identifies three IT enablers of innovation that upstream operators should develop or strengthen to remodel technology. [Read More]

Learn about the six key insights into why—and how—the energy transition must be accelerated. [Read More]

Jeff Damron, Wärtsilä’s Energy Storage and Optimisation Business, USA, details how renewable energy sources work more effectively when in tandem with energy storage systems. [Read More]

The INVL Renewable Energy Fund I has signed two agreements for the acquisition of six solar projects with a total capacity of 102.7 MW in Romania. [Read More]

During New York Climate Week, Iberdrola’s Chairman and CEO outlined his company’s goal to have a positive impact on biodiversity and called on greater alignment from policymakers to accelerate the… [Read More]

With an estimated 24 GW in geothermal reserves that account for 40% of the world’s geothermal resources, Indonesia is set to accelerate the geothermal power development to solve its energy… [Read More]

H.I.G. Capital has acquired a controlling interest in Northern Biogas, LLC. [Read More]

$78tn net gain for compensated global Coal phase-out, when social benefits are added

Is replacing coal with renewables too expensive? No, it’s the opposite, explain Tobias Adrian at the International Monetary Fund, Patrick Bolton at Imperial College London and Alissa Kleinnijenhuis at the… [Read More]

IEA: The Energy Sector is failing Women in employment, pay, career progression and gender equality

A comprehensive report by the IEA is warning that gender wage gaps are greater in the energy sector than in the non-energy sector. Furthermore, the energy sector has a relatively… [Read More]

Buildings Renovation: city-wide comprehensive data management tools to transform each building

In the U.S. the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have created a free-to-use and (and develop) online data management tool – called SEED – that… [Read More]

INTERVIEW: ANDREA STEGHER Vice President International Gas Union “We need every instrument at our disposal to fight climate change”

Energy Post’s Matthew James talks to Andrea Stegher, Vice-President of the IGU about price caps, security of supply, CCUS, Markets and Renewable Gases ahead of our conference “The Future of… [Read More]

Is a Carbon Tax the best way to decarbonise the Grid?

Severin Borenstein at the Energy Institute at Haas and Ryan Kellogg at the University of Chicago question whether carbon pricing is the best way to decarbonise the electricity grid. The… [Read More]