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  • ‘Europe must upgrade grid to hit renewable target’

    ‘Europe must upgrade grid to hit renewable target’ Feb 21, 2018 Jonny Bairstow Infrastructure Generation, Low Carbon, Top Stories 0 Image: Shutterstock If Europe is to achieve its goal of a 35% renewable energy mix by 2030, then investments in electricity grids need to scale up and become more strategic. That’s the suggestion from the […]

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  • BP: Plastic bans will slow oil demand

    BP: Plastic bans will slow oil demand Feb 21, 2018 Jonny Bairstow Infrastructure Generation, Low Carbon, Markets Finance, Top Stories 0 Image: jewhyte/Thinkstock Bans on single-use plastics will slow growth in global oil demand. That’s the forecast from BP’s latest Energy Outlook, which suggests the phasing out of plastic bottles, carrier bags and straws at both […]

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  • ‘UK’s smart meter roll out not looking so clever’

    ‘UK’s smart meter roll out not looking so clever’ Feb 20, 2018 Jonny Bairstow Markets Finance, Smart Data, Top Stories 0 An in-house display. Image: Shutterstock The UK needs to install 24 smart meters per minute in order to meet the 2020 roll out deadline. 2020. That’s according to new analysis from consumer group Which?, […]

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