Five trends to shape Europe’s power sector in 2021

The rollout of vaccines will enable European lawmakers to focus on initial but substantive steps towards net-zero objectives, according to Wood Mackenzie. Rory McCarthy, senior research manager at Wood Mackenzie, says the biggest trends to watch for in the bloc’s power sector include: Laying the foundations for EU Green Deal delivery “From the depths of…

Renewable energy accounted for 20% of energy used in Europe in 2019

These figures, which were published this week, mean that the EU is only 0.3% from reaching its target of a 20% renewable energy share by 2020. Building on this progress, further increasing the use of renewable energy is a cornerstone of the European Green Deal. European Commissioner for Energy Kadri Simson said: “The continued increase…