Newsletter January 2015

Member of Month: ITRI, Taiwan

Taiwan has considerably limited domestic energy resources and relies on oil and coal imports to satisfy most energy demands. Taiwan’s domestic energy policy addresses energy security and the need for low carbon emissions. The ratio of renewable energy will increase from 8% in 2014 to 16.1% in 2030. In order […]

World Economic Forum: Opportunities to Build Tomorrow’s Electricity Sector

The World Economic Forum has published a report which indicates that the diminishing financial returns for utilities have put at risk the ability of the electricity sector in OECD markets to raise the estimated $7.6 trillion in investments needed by 2040 to meet energy policy objectives, according to a new […]

Ten-Year Network Development Plan 2014

by ENTSO-E​​​​​ –  EU legislation mandates ENTSO-E to publish a biennial, non-binding, Ten-Year Network Development Plan (TYNDP). This network development plan is designed to increase information and transparency on investment needs in pan-European electricity transmission systems and, in doing so, support decision-makers at regional and European level. > Key findings […]