Clean energy technologies need a major boost to keep net zero by 2050 within reach

A step change in action and ambition is needed across all energy technologies and sectors to keep the goal of net zero emissions by 2050 within reach, according to the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) latest and most comprehensive assessment of clean energy technology progress worldwide. Of the 46 energy technologies and sectors assessed in the […]

Providing insights for a simpler energy transition

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A combination between intelligent data capture and data insights allows businesses to make quicker business decisions that they can execute on, meaning digital solutions can pave the way to greater energy efficiency in less time. As the delegates at COP26 moved into energy day, Connected Energy Solutions spoke to Anja Langer Jacquin, Chief Commercial Officer […]

End of coal within sight as countries commit to clean power transition

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A transition to clean energy and the rapid phase-out of coal has been at the heart of the COP26 presidency as part of its efforts to minimise temperature rises in line with the Paris Agreement. The breadth of commitments in Glasgow on Energy Day have signalled that the world is moving away from coal and […]

‘Big sheds’ can sustain solar’s future

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Neil Spann, chief executive at Power Roll, outlines his vision to utilise commercial rooftops as the new home for large-scale solar farms using solar film.  2050 may seem a long way off, but for the world to reach net-zero emissions in 30 years’ time, it is widely agreed that we need to invest heavily in renewable energy generation […]

The hydrogen refuelling station: the essential elements

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Chris Hampton, product & business development manager for hydrogen at BOC, explains how developing a clean hydrogen economy can help the planet achieve its net-zero ambitions.  To limit global warming as close as possible to 1.5°C, the most important challenge today is the decarbonisation of the global economy. The key to meeting this challenge is […]