Renewable power is defying the Covid crisis

Renewable power is growing robustly around the world this year. Contrasting with the sharp declines triggered by the Covid-19 crisis in many other parts of the energy sector. Such as oil, gas and coal, according to a report from the International Energy Agency. Driven by China and the United States, new additions of renewable power […]

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IEA: For heavy industry CCUS is inescapable

After years of slow progress, technologies to capture carbon emissions and store or reuse them are gaining momentum. A trend that will need to accelerate significantly for the world to achieve its energy and climate goals. According to a new special report released by the IEA today. foto: Pexels The report, CCUS in Clean Energy […]

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10 recommendations to boost energy efficiency progress

Higher ambition and faster action by governments to accelerate improvements in energy efficiency worldwide are both vital and achievable. According to a group of national leaders, ministers, top business executives and prominent energy experts lead by IEA. With the support of the IEA, the members of the Global Commission for Urgent Action on Energy Efficiency […]

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Recovery plan IEA paves way to clean energy

The International Energy Agency is today presenting a Sustainable Recovery Plan. The plan is focusing on a series of actions that can be taken over the next three years to revitalise economies and boost employment while making energy systems cleaner and more resilient. Set out in a Special Report on Sustainable Recovery from the IEA’s […]

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Historic shock to the global natural gas market

The combination of the Covid-19 crisis and an exceptionally mild winter in the northern hemisphere have put global demand for natural gas on course for its largest annual decline in history. According to the International Energy Agency. Global gas demand is expected to fall by 4percent, or 150 billion cubic metres (bcm) – twice the […]

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