The storage of energy for long periods of time is subject to special challenges. An IIASA researcher has proposed using a combination of Mountain Gravity Energy Storage (MGES) and hydropower as a solution for this issue... Read more

Finnish construction firm YIT is to engage in two dam projects in Norway. The first will see the company build a new dam on Lake Mjåvatn to replace the present one, built in the 1940s. The second will involve the repair of the Kuli Dam that was... Read more

Renewables produced more energy than fossil fuels in Europe in the first half of 2019, as it did for the first six months of 2018, according to a report by energy data analysts EnAppSys... Read more

The Egyptian energy and manufacturing company El Sewedy Electric is to enter in to share purchase agreement with R.F. Energy SA to purchase a 100% stake in four Greek renewable energy companies, three wind and one hydro-electric, for a total of... Read more

Energy storage systems are the key to meeting Europe’s renewables targets, Robert Williams reports. Read more

Finnish construction company YIT and Sunnfjord Energi AS, a Norwegian power company, are cooperating on the construction of a new hydropower plant in Western Norway. Read more

  • Kuli Dam, Norway