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Rolls-Royce has acquired a majority stake of 73.1% in Berlin-based energy storage specialist Qinous. The automotive firm is acquiring all shareholdings of current investors aside from those held by the founders, who will continue in their current... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Serbia is in talks with the Bulgarian government to join the construction of Gazprom's TurkStream gas pipeline in order to bring forward the completion time, said the head of state-owned monopoly Srbijagas, Dusan Bajatovic... Read more

EMERGING EUROPE

A new electricity cable tunnel in south London is under construction with the aim of renewing and improving power infrastructure to ensure the continuation of a safe and secure supply to the UK capital... Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

Last year, the global maritime coal trade grew by 0.7%, buoyed by increased output in China and Indonesia, according to Germany's VDKI coal import lobby. Continued rising demand for steel and energy has pushed coal use from 4.5 billion tonnes in... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Aalborg Energie Technik (AET) is to partner with MAV Elektrik to achieve cleaner air and prevent water and soil contamination, as well as creating an additional source of revenue from chicken litter - previously seen as a waste product... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Cyprus has branded Turkey a "pirate state" that flouts international law following Ankara's drilling operations within the Mediterranean island's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ). This is Turkey's fourth drilling operation in waters claimed by the... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Danish wind energy specialist Vesta has announced its intention to produce zero-waste wind turbines by 2040 becoming the first turbine manufacturer to commit to a value chain that produces no waste materials... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

The first gas compressor station in Croatia has been officially opened on its gas transmission network worth €28-million, ensuring a two-way flow on the existing link to Hungary, said the country's energy ministry... Read more

EMERGING EUROPE

Sweden's Nilar has announced the launch of an energy storage battery solution that is designed to meet the growing demands from the residential market. The new cabinet, which is designed for homeowners looking for a safe, economic and compact... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Romania's majority state-owned gas transmission company Transgaz has announced that the works are on schedule for the completion of a gas pipeline that would link the country's second-largest city, Iași, with the Moldovan capital, Chișinău... Read more

EMERGING EUROPE

“It is difference of opinion that makes horse races,” said Mark Twain. But what’s the leading opinion on whether photovoltaic (PV) solar panels are really the ecological and economical solution they are cracked up to be? Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Finland's Fortum has announced will be acquiring Crisolteq, a Finnish firm that specialises in recycling of valuable metals in lithium-ion batteries. Fortum has described the investment as strengthening its position in the recycling of high value... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Dutch pipeline company A.Hak International has been awarded a contract to construct the onshore parts of the Baltic Pipe natural gas project. The gas pipeline, a joint project from Danish energy company Energinet and its Polish peer Gaz-System... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

The first installation of Bender SunWave has just been completed at a townhouse outside Stockholm. Bender SunWave are solar panels fully integrated with roof tiles and the result of a collaboration between solar energy technology leader Midsummer... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Singapore's Pavilion Energy has announced the start of trading operations in Europe following the completed acquisition of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) assets, in the company's first major expansion outside Asia... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Concerns about the environment are at an all-time high and businesses will want to ensure that they do what they can to reduce their environmental impact. Businesses of all sizes can lobby through industry groups etc. for greater action at a... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Belgian brewing giant AB InBev, which makes Stella Artois, Beck's, and Budweiser, amongst others, has signed a 10-year Virtual Power Purchase Agreement (VPPA) with Munich-based energy company BayWa r.e., which will allow the brewery to operate... Read more

FOOD & BEVERAGE

Renewables overtook fossil fuels as Europe’s primary electricity source for the first time in 2019, according to energy market data analyst EnAppSys. Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Spanish energy company Iberdrola has completed the construction of its gigantic 500 MW Núñez de Balboa solar project in Spain's western region of Extremadura... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Norwegian oil and gas company Equinor has unveiled its plans to cut CO2 emissions over the next thirty years. The firm says it aims for a 40% cut by 2030, a 70% cut by 2040, and to have reached "near-zero" by 2050. Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

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