An energy company wanted to expand Rosia's 1,450-hectare coal mine by a further 280 hectares, 235 of which are currently covered by forest which would have had to be cut off, according to environmental network Bankwatch
Many of the greatest challenges facing the world today revolve around sustainable energy: how to create it, how to store it, and how to use it most efficiently.
The Global Energy Prize honoured outstanding achievements in energy research and technology from around the world, which are helping address the energy challenges we are facing.
The World Energy Congress, an event and a council which represents more than 150 countries, was established in London in 1924.
The recent draft decree in Spain caught the attention of Eurogas. The draft decree proposes to reduce the investment in the gas grid by up to some 50% according to projections from Sedigas as of 2021. This questions the viability of the gas system in Spain in the very near future.
Landmark Didcot cooling towers destroyed in controlled explosion
Groundbreaking technology could turn your plastic waste into into energy.
It's the Laúca dam, which is 155 meters high and has a length of 1,1 km. When the project will be finished, it will have an installed power of 2067 MW.
A new, info-packed game to learn how to reduce waste, save energy and food at home
Futuris meets the researchers attempting to store energy at ultra high temperatures.
Some key questions remain unanswered: who are its real investors and whose interests are at stake? Who will ultimately benefit from the project: Hungary, Croatia, Russia, the US? And where do the needs of the Croatian people fit in this alleged international scheme?
China’s President Xi Jinping has arrived in France on the latest stage of his European tour.
In northern Chile, the first thermosolar plant of Latin America is springing up in the middle of the Atacama Desert.
A group of Guatemalan indigenous people have turned old bicycles into machines that help to protect the local environment.
At least 21 killed and many injured in blast
January 1, 2019 is the deadline for the last of Spain's unprofitable coal mines to cease production under an EU directive.
Intense coal mining has made Katowice, where COP24 negotiations are taking place right now, one of Europe's most polluted areas.
Take an interactive tour of coal country and meet the people who are fighting to keep it alive.
How Plumen’s iconic designer lightbulb is changing the world... again.
Electricity and gas in Denmark is the most expensive in Europe, according to new statistics. But where do other countries place?
In Lebanon, daily electricity power cuts are commonplace.
German miners demand job protection ahead of coal phase-out
The aim is to reduce the carbon footprint from halogen lightbulbs.
We need to take a hard look at how we provide cooling and devise a radically more efficient approach. If we do not, the irony is that as we strive to cool ourselves down, we shall be heating the planet up …. requiring more cooling.
Project to receive largest ever European energy subsidy
The EU-brokered talks in Berlin between Russia and Ukraine over the future transit of gas from Russia to the European Union concluded one round on Tuesday. They will continue in September.
Ukraine's President says North Stream 2 gas pipeline aims to 'weaken' his country