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German Car Parts Producer to Construct Battery Factory in RomaniaPhoto: Pixabay

German Car Parts Producer to Construct Battery Factory in Romania

February 21, 2020 | Peter Palčec
Electricity | RES and EE | Transport

The German car parts producer Dräxlmaier, which already operates factories in five Romanian locations, wants to expand its activity in the western city of Timisoara by building the first battery factory for electric cars in Romania, reported the Romania Insider....


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Scientists Develop Catalyst That Recycles CO2 Gases Into Fuel and Hydrogen GasPhoto: Ana Vučina Vršnak

Scientists Develop Catalyst That Recycles CO2 Gases Into Fuel and Hydrogen Gas

February 21, 2020 | Peter Palčec
Natural gas | Oil and oil derivates | CO2 emissions | New technologies | Ecology

Scientists have taken a major step toward a circular carbon economy by developing a long-lasting, economical catalyst that recycles greenhouse gases into ingredients that can be used in fuel, hydrogen gas, and other chemicals. The results could be revolutionary in the effort to reverse global warming, according to the researchers of a study that was published on 14 February. "We set out to develop...


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Two-Fifths of Global GDP Under Actual or Intended Net Zero Emissions TargetsPhoto: Roman Peklaj

Two-Fifths of Global GDP Under Actual or Intended Net Zero Emissions Targets

February 21, 2020 | Peter Palčec
Energy policy | CO2 emissions | Ecology

About two-fifths of the world’s gross domestic product (GDP) is now generated in places where authorities have set, or are proposing to set, a target of bringing carbon emissions to net zero in or before 2050. A new analysis by the Energy and Climate Intelligence Unit (ECIU), a London-based think tank, shows that just over USD 34 trillion (EUR 31.49 trillion), about 40% of the world’s annual...


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European Transport Sector to Be Oil Dependent Up to 2030Photo: FE Trading

European Transport Sector to Be Oil Dependent Up to 2030

February 20, 2020 | Peter Palčec
Electricity | Oil and oil derivates | RES and EE | Transport | Energy policy

Despite the European Commission’s proclaimed aim of decarbonising transport, and various pieces of legislation it has pushed forward, Europe’s transport sector will remain heavily dependent on oil until 2030, writes EurActiv....


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MEP’s Call On Commission to Align Priority Projects with 2050 Climate ObjectivesPhoto: www.pixabay.com

MEP’s Call On Commission to Align Priority Projects with 2050 Climate Objectives

February 20, 2020 | Peter Palčec
Electricity | Natural gas | Energy policy | CO2 emissions | Ecology

“The European Commission should update its guidelines to select priority energy projects so that the next EU list is in line with its climate policy,” said the European Parliament's Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE), states a press release from the Parliament....


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Despite Differences the EU Coal Regions Share Just Transition NeedsPhoto: Pozitivna Slovenija

Despite Differences the EU Coal Regions Share Just Transition Needs

February 19, 2020 | Peter Palčec
Electricity | Coal | Energy policy

“Europe’s coal regions may be diverse and far apart, but there are steps that are essential to all for a socially just transition away from coal,” states a new analysis from the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), according to a press release from the WWF. The WWF analysed four coal regions in depth in Germany, Poland, Bulgaria and Greece. Based on these analyses the WWF has identified that setting a...


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Outdated Regulatory Frameworks Restrict the Development of Energy FlexibilityPhoto: Roman Peklaj

Outdated Regulatory Frameworks Restrict the Development of Energy Flexibility

February 19, 2020 | Peter Palčec
Electricity | Natural gas | Oil and oil derivates | RES and EE | Energy policy | CO2 emissions | New technologies | Economy

“We see that the adoption of new regulation frameworks is moving at a different pace in Europe. For example, the United Kingdom market is very progressive when it comes to energy flexibility. On the other hand, Germany is focusing more on building network operations rather than actually managing flexibility and capacity. This different pace makes it difficult to identify new solutions and...


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Vodafone Romania Takes Major Step to Reduce Carbon FootprintPhoto: www.pixabay.com

Vodafone Romania Takes Major Step to Reduce Carbon Footprint

February 19, 2020 | Peter Palčec
Electricity | RES and EE | CO2 emissions

Vodafone Romania has announced a major step within its strategic objective to reduce its carbon footprint and environmental impact. Thus, with effect from 2020 Vodafone Romania will purchase 100% green energy from renewable sources for its operations following the renegotiation of contracts with energy suppliers, reported Nineoclock.ro....


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Albanian OSHEE Completes New Customer Centre and SCADA Automated Control RoomPhoto: Andreja Krašna

Albanian OSHEE Completes New Customer Centre and SCADA Automated Control Room

February 18, 2020 | Peter Palčec
Electricity

The Albanian electricity DSO, OSHEE, has completed a significant investment that includes a new customer care centre as well as an automated SCADA control room in the city of Vlora, states a press release from OSHEE. This investment will create the opportunity to provide better customer service conditions and standards, as well as better operator performance in terms of energy supply to customers....


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Romanian OMV Petrom Develops New Low Sulphur Marine Fuel OilPhoto: OMV Petrom

Romanian OMV Petrom Develops New Low Sulphur Marine Fuel Oil

February 18, 2020 | Peter Palčec
Oil and oil derivates | CO2 emissions | New technologies

The Romanian oil and gas group OMV Petrom has developed a new marine fuel oil with a low sulphur content of up to 0.5% at its Petrobrazi refinery. This product is unique to the Romanian market. The fuel allows shippers to reduce sulphur emissions and to be compliant with the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 2020 regulations. The first delivery took place in Port Constanta at the end of...


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