Contributed by: ManuelCordoba Mateos, LNG Supply, Union Fenosa Gas
The Iberian Peninsula leads the European regasification capacity with seven plants in operation, six in Spain: Barcelona, Bilbao, Cartagena, Huelva, Mugardos and Sagunto and one plant in Portugal: Sines.
Interview with PhillipLowe, European Commission, Director General for Energy
In the run-up to the European Autumn Gas Conference in Brussels in mid-November, Gastech News asked Philip Lowe, Director General for Energy at the European Commission, for his views on the policy issues confronting the EU.
The Norwegian government has decided to terminate the full-scale carbon capture project under development at Mongstad in what it describes as “a change in direction” in its efforts to promote carbon capture and storage.
A national debate about energy policy has been raging fiercely in the UK since the leader of the opposition, Ed Miliband, announced a price freeze and a shake-up of the electricity and gas industries if his party were to win the coming general election
Leading European energy companies have once again come together to lobby policy-makers in Brussels for changes in energy policy to address what they have previously described as the “perilous situation facing the energy sector”.
Germany utility company E.ON has developed a novel technology that provides a possible answer to a pressing question: what to do with surplus wind-generated electricity when the wind is blowing strongly but demand is low?