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Leroy Merlin chooses Voltalia to supply solar energy to its sites in France – EQ Mag Pro

Leroy Merlin, France’s leading home improvement retail company, and Voltalia (Euronext Paris, ISIN code: FR0011995588), an international player in renewable energies, have announced the signing of a sales contract for the production of a new 30-megawatt solar power plant located in the Centre-Val de Loire region. Leroy Merlin and Voltalia have signed a CPPA1 for […]

France to start building first new nuclear reactor before May 2027 – EQ Mag Pro

Announcement is part of French President Emmanuel Macron’s pledge to build 8 new nuclear plants to accelerate transition to renewable energy France will start building its first new-generation nuclear reactors before May 2027, according to local media outlets on Tuesday. The government plans to build at least six new “European Pressurized Reactors,” replacing current sites […]

More than half a million wind technicians are needed by 2026 for wind energy construction and maintenance: GWEC – EQ Mag Pro

33% rise in recruitment and training needs for wind turbine technicians over next five years if the world is to deliver the wind energy capacity required to meet net zero goals Industry calls for more investment in standardised training to attract new talent, ensure workforce safety and build sustainable careers. Hamburg : Rapid growth in […]

Macron calls for ‘massive acceleration’ of renewable energies in France – EQ Mag Pro

The energy strategy announced by the president on Thursday relies on the speedy construction of two infrastructures: wind turbines and nuclear reactors. Blades the size of an Airbus spin atop 80 white masts, off Saint-Nazaire, 15 kilometers from France’s west coast. The shuttle that carried Emmanuel Macron and his delegation on Thursday, September 22, seemed […]

Net-zero Spain: Europe’s decarbonization hub – EQ Mag Pro

Spain can reach net-zero emissions by 2050 through a society-wide effort that leverages the country’s natural endowments and new technologies to unlock sustainable and inclusive growth. In a world that is accelerating efforts to combat climate change and in the midst of increasing economic and geopolitical uncertainties, Spain could play a starring role. The country’s […]

CarbonClear Presents a New Data-Driven Carbon Credit Model at Clinton Global Initiative Committing to Transform the Carbon Market

Danish scale-up CarbonClear featured as a commitment maker at high profile Clinton Foundation event to future-proof the carbon market with their technology-powered solution. COPENHAGEN, Denmark : At the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) 2022 meeting in New York on the 19th of September 2022, Danish scale-up CarbonClear presented their Commitment to Action: To transform the carbon […]

Switzerland To Give Precedence To Renewable Energy Over Other Interests To Ensure Security Of Electricity Supply – EQ Mag Pro

Swiss Parliament has agreed to scale up the country’s renewable energy production target to 35 TWh in 2035, up from 17 TWh recommended by the Federal Council Renewable energy installations will be given priority over other interests, even environmental legislation to ensure Switzerland has sufficient electricity Solar installations, including in Alpine region, will be promoted […]