Gas

The Dash for Energy Storage Solutions – Renewables Revisited

Energy Generation

The Dash for Energy Storage Solutions – Renewables Revisited

The need to deliver power from renewable sources round the clock is driving big investment in energy storage.

Germany's Power to Gas Pilots – A Real World Solution

Energy Generation

Germany's Power to Gas Pilots – A Real World Solution

Power to Gas can help to make gas networks the batteries of the future. This storage solution is being adopted as a key building block for the next stage of the Engergiewede in Germany.

Germany’s Energiewende is destabilizing the grid

Energy Generation

Germany’s Energiewende is destabilizing the grid

Coordinated investments need to be made in storage technology, improved demand response solutions and a smarter grid.

Carbon Trading – Answer to South Africa’s Energy Crisis?

Energy Generation

Carbon Trading – Answer to South Africa’s Energy Crisis?

Balancing the climate change issue with sustainable energy and the threat of carbon shortage is no easy task for South Africa but carbon trading might just help.

Chile as a Green Energy Producer: Integrating Renewables to the Grid

Energy Generation

Chile as a Green Energy Producer: Integrating Renewables to the Grid

Chile’s successful case on renewable energy (RE) comes from a well-implemented support policy as well as a cornering scenario featuring both declining hydrological cycles and the unexpected consequences of intensifying thermal power production.

Small Nuclear Reactors – A Solution for South Africa?

Energy Generation

Small Nuclear Reactors – A Solution for South Africa?

A growing interest in small and modular reactors has formed due to their lower initial cost and potential scalability. This could be South Africa’s solution to an unhealthy dependence on coal-produced power.

Toward Green Energy Production in Chile

Energy Generation

Toward Green Energy Production in Chile

A Successful Case of a Dissonant Policy Framework in Latin America

Shale Oil Bust

Energy Retail

Shale Oil Bust

With fossil fuel supplies on the decline, the world is turning to the vast energy potential of shale oil, but a less energy-intensive extracting process has yet to be developed.

Smart Grid Cyber Attacks – Are You Prepared?

Energy Generation

Smart Grid Cyber Attacks – Are You Prepared?

The smart grid has left electric utilities in charge of vital data which has to be safeguarded in order to avoid malicious cyber attacks.

Japan's Energy Gridlock

Energy Generation

Japan's Energy Gridlock

Since the Fukushima disaster, Japan has had to curb energy usage to make up for the lack of nuclear power. But how long can this energy preservation go on before it cripples the country’s economy?

Russia’s Untapped Wind Power

Energy Generation

Russia’s Untapped Wind Power

Russia’s significant wind energy is untapped but government is beginning to realize its potential.