The ENGIE Group Chairman was present at the Climate Chance summit in Nantes, which brought together several thousand participants from around the world. This summit is a forum for non-state actors determined to fight global warming.
Particularly vulnerable as a result of their geographic location, the islands of the Pacific Ocean are gradually emerging from their dependence on oil by developing green energy sources. These eco-friendly options are demonstrably more innovative and more resistant to the effects of natural disasters. We take a closer look at the example of Vanuatu, an island nation where ENGIE has been contributing its expertise since 1939.
At the Intersolar Middle East Conference, global energy leader ENGIE and Global EVRT have agreed in principle to enter into a sponsorship agreement for the Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EVRT) Event in January 2017. The partnership underlines ENGIE’s ambition to become a local partner for Sustainable and Vibrant Cities and Regions.
As China and the USA ratified the climate change agreement at the G20 summit, the World Wide Fund published a report flagging up fifteen encouraging signs of change in the international energy system. The fast growth in energy generation from renewables was top of the list.
ENGIE and Unibail Rodamco have signed a letter of intent with the aim of working together to develop innovative low-carbon solutions for its existing locations and new Unibail Rodamco shopping center and office development projects in Europe.
ENGIE Fabricom, Tractebel ENGIE and Iemants have formed a joint venture to build the Merkur Offshore wind farm, one of the largest energy generation sites in the North Sea. The project marks a crucial step in the German energy transition.
The Moroccan Ministry of Religious Endowments and Islamic Affairs and the Société d’investissements Energétiques (SIE) have introduced the Green Mosques energy efficiency program to upgrade the energy performance of the country's places of worship. ENGIE has been awarded the energy upgrade contract for the first phase of 36 mosques.
Efficient, custom-made solar panels for everyone... That's what ENGIE Electrabel is now able to offer homeowners in Belgium. Regardless of whether they are ENGIE customers or not, everyone in the country can now have their own custom-made photovoltaic installation, complete with real-time monitoring of electricity generated and consumed.
In order to help remote communities in Asia-Pacific to produce cleaner and cheaper energy, ENGIE has developed a new power solution. Combining solar energy with hydrogen energy storage, the solution is capable of delivering electricity 24/7 without emitting CO2, at a competitive price.
Using the riches of the environment to generate renewable energy in ways that integrate more effectively with local regions: that's the aim of ENGIE Electrabel, Belgium's leading generator of green energy. At the Coo-Trois-Ponts pumped storage hydropower station in Wallonia, this goal is a reality, thanks to the combined benefits of energy storage and energy generated from the sun and wind. The Coo-Trois-Ponts power station is a crucial link in securing Belgium's electricity supply.