Lorie Hernandez Barry

Lorie Hernandez Barry

Photovoltaic: EDF sets up in Kenya

Almost simultaneously, EDF also acquired a 23% stake in Bboxx Kenya, a new generation energy provider. As a result, solar energy in Africa is expected to enjoy unprecedented development, both along the Great Rift Valley in Kenya and in West Africa, for example in Togo. Photovoltaic and off-grid solutions to fluidify the African low-carbon electricity supply Photovoltaics in Africa to empower people Photovoltaics would allow Africa to rapidly empower populations with low-carbon electricity. For this,...

Coal to Coke: -6.5% on the Dalian Stock Exchange

Chinese coking coal has seen a collapse of more than 6.5% in the value of futures contracts on the Dalian market over the past three months. And this, despite a promising demand. Analysts remain optimistic, however. Chinese coking coal: fall in contract value Futures in the Dalian Chinese coking coal (or coke) market fell 6.5% in value, reaching their lowest rate since November 2020. Some coke contracts plunged to 1378 yuan or 214.64 USD per...

Novatek and Shenergy sign 3 Million Tons of LNG

Novatek, Russia's leading producer of liquefied natural gas (LNG), signed a long-term agreement with Shenergy on Thursday, February 25, 2021. This agreement is part of Novatek's Arctic LNG 2 project to produce LNG. This project will include 3 LNG liquefaction trains of 6.6 million tons per year each. Novatek prepares its $21 billion project Novatek and Shenergy have signed a 15-year LNG supply agreement. Thus, 3 million tons per year should be delivered to China...

ITER: EU approves €5.6 billion budget

ITER for " International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor is an international project for the development of nuclear fusion. The objective is to develop, build and operate a nuclear fusion reactor. This Monday, February 22, the European Council authorized the continuation of the European financing of the project. Read on energynews.com: Nuclear fusion breaks new records ITER continues to benefit from EU funds: €5.6 billion ITER will continue to benefit from European funding for its development. The...

Ivan Sedlo Wind Farm: From 19 to 5 Wind Turbines

The Ivan Seldo onshore wind farm is expected to develop 25 MW of power and produce 78.3GWh. This is despite the reduction in the number of wind turbines. Initially, the park was supposed to have 19 wind turbines, but it will finally have only 5. A wind farm of 19 wind turbines, then 12, then finally 5 A project planned for 12 years The wind farm of Ivan Seldo, planned since 2008, had already been...

Solar park in Spain: ENI acquires 140 MW

Spanish solar park attracts foreign investors. ENI has just acquired three photovoltaic projects from X-Elio. They should have a cumulative power of 140 MW and allow the Italian energy company to reach 1 GW over the next 5 years. ENI is pursuing the goal of acquiring 5 GW of electrical power from renewable sources worldwide by 2025. The Spanish solar park: development ground for X-Elio The solar park in Spain is partly the result of...

Solar Innovation: Creation of a Foldable Solar Cell

The solar innovation which consists in the realization of a foldable solar cell is a small revolution in the world of photovoltaic. The development of a prototype foldable solar cell is the result of the collaboration of an international team of researchers at the South Korean National University of Pusan. If the technology still suffers from some defects, its efficiency is already higher than all expectations. Read on energynews.com: Eavor Gets $40 Million to Develop...

Western Spirit Wind Farm: A Record in New Mexico

Pattern Energy's Western Spirit wind farm currently under construction in New Mexico represents a project exceeding 1050MW. This park symbolizes the largest single-phase renewable energy construction in U.S. history. Pattern Energy's project will boost the New Mexico state economy while providing electricity to thousands of homes and businesses. The Western Spirit wind farm, an extraordinary project "A great day for New Mexico." On January 4, 2021, Pattern Energy announces the closing of financing and the...