Fri. May 20th, 2022
Natural gas import dependency. Source: Eurostat
ENERGY SECURITY
  • EU Commission: In focus – Reducing the EU’s dependence on imported fossil fuels
  • EU natural gas import dependency down to 83% in 2021
  • Playing my part: How to save money, reduce reliance on Russian energy, support Ukraine and help the planet
  • Invitation to tender: Nordic security of supply, energy prices, and the just transition
  • Bundesnetzagentur: Situationsbericht Lage der Gasversorgung in Deutschland (Stand 20.04.22)
  • DIW: Stromversorgung auch ohne russische Energielieferungen und trotz Atomausstiegs sicher – Kohleausstieg 2030 bleibt machbar
  • IW: Substitutionspotentiale von Gas in der deutschen Industrie
ENERGY REGULATION
  • ACER’s new decision ensures the intraday capacity calculation methodology of the Core region is aligned with the expected flow-based market coupling
  • 36th Madrid Forum
  • Nordic Energy Research Report: The regulation of independent aggregators
ENERGY EFFICIENCY
  • Webinar on off-balance-sheet energy performance contracts for public buildings: best practices in the EU
WIND ENERGY
  • U.S.-EU high-level B2B forum on offshore wind
TEN-E
  • Series of webinars on the revised TEN-E Regulation in May 2022
ENERGY CHARTER
  • Opening of the 12th Negotiation Round of the Modernisation of the Energy Charter Treaty in a “hybrid” format
  • Ambassador of Japan hosts informal working dinner for the delegates attending the Modernisation negotiation
NUCLEAR ENERGY
  • IAEA’s First Conference on Nuclear Law to Take Stock of Emerging Challenges and Opportunities
  • Update 58 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
  • World Nuclear Industry Status Report
  • How much nuclear power does the UK use and is it safe?
  • Teurer Atomstrom—Ausfälle von Atomkraftwerken: Frankreich zahlt exorbitante Strompreise
  • Thorium-fueled nuclear reactors will not help cut emissions
  • Relancer le nucléaire ? Une mauvaise affaire pour le climat
RENEWABLES
  • Call for proposals for the next IREC is now open! – REN21
HYDROGEN
  • Latest Hydrogen headlines
    • Pioneering large-scale green ammonia project gets world’s first clean hydrogen certificate
    • Linde investing big on hydrogen, but cost-effective green hydrogen still 5-7 years away, says CEO
    • Walmart to power material handling lift trucks with green hydrogen
    • Forget passenger cars, here’s where hydrogen make sense in transport
    • Hydrogen Rising: New Mexico Secretary of Environment James Kenney Discusses the State’s Multiple Hydrogen-Focused Initiatives [PODCAST]
    • IEEFA: A shift to green ammonia from green hydrogen can reduce India’s fertiliser subsidy burden
    • Planes running on batteries and hydrogen to become a reality under new group of aviation experts
    • Landfills to be used as ‘green hydrogen mines’ at $1.4bn project in Oman
    • Oil India Limited commissions India’s first 99.999% pure Green Hydrogen pilot plant
    • Saudi Wealth Fund Weighs Stake in Thyssenkrupp’s Hydrogen Unit
    • REPORT on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen 2 Joint Undertaking (now the Clean Hydrogen Joint Undertaking) for the financial year 2020 – A9-0075/2022
    • 10 Solaris hydrogen buses to go to Upper Bavaria
    • CIP reveals Portuguese green hydrogen plan
    • Qld backs hydrogen transport
    • Fuel cell EVs, hydrogen and Glencore’s cobalt supply deal make headlines
    • Green Hydrogen cost of $1 per Kg is possible in India: Vibha Dhawan, DG, TERI
    • Tamil Nadu to unveil Green Hydrogen policy, study scope for hi-speed train network
    • SFC Energy, Wolftank Develop Hydrogen Emergency Power Generators for TIM
    • Penn State researchers develop process simplifying purification of hydrogen
BELGIUM
  • Belgium needs to build on success with offshore wind to reduce reliance on imported fossil fuels, new IEA policy review says
GERMANY
  • Hohes Interesse am heutigen Start der Antragstellung für die Neubauförderung – Budget von 1 Milliarde Euro wenige Stunden nach Antragsstart ausgeschöpft – Stufe 2 der Neubauförderung startet ab morgen
  • ifo Podcast Strommärkte

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