Biogas, a product that meets the essential challenges for the future of humanity.

Biogas, a product that meets the essential challenges for the future of humanity.

Integrating into a logic of circular economy, biogas brings together the fundamental qualities in order to develop a green gas and a sustainable agriculture. Explanations with Jean-Marc Leroy, ENGIE’s Gas Chain Managing Director, interviewed by Anne Chassagnette, Environmental and Societal Responsibility Director.

Sustainable development and business

Urban transport networks are positioning themselves on hydrogen

In an article published on LinkedIn on March 23, 2018, Philippe Van Deven, CEO of ENGIE subsidiary GNVERT, explains why the Group has chosen to focus on hydrogen fuel, particularly as an alternative and complementary solution to NGV and electricity.

Sustainable development and business

Sustainable development and business

How is ENGIE leveraging its expertise as an industry leader to directly address those social issues related to its own specialist skills ? Find out more in the LinkedIn article published by ENGIE Environmental and Societal Responsibility Director Anne Chassagnette.

 Green bonds: a cornerstone of sustainable finance

Green bonds: a cornerstone of sustainable finance

How to finance energy transition? This question remains at the heart of the fight against climate change. For Judith Hartmann, Chief Financial Officer of ENGIE, green bonds are an effective solution. Find out why in this article published on LinkedIn on January 17 this year.

Sustainable finance at the heart of combating climate change

Sustainable finance at the heart of combating climate change

At a time when climate change presents us with a global-scale challenge, finance has a key role to play as a driving force for change. It is increasingly central to business models, and favors the emergence of sustainable projects. Anne Chassagnette, Environmental and Societal Responsibility Director at ENGIE, explains in an article published on LinkedIn.

“ENGIE will invest €1 billion in energy efficiency”, Isabelle Kocher

“ENGIE will invest €1 billion in energy efficiency”, Isabelle Kocher

At the Climate Summit held in Paris on December 12, ENGIE CEO Isabelle Kocher will announce the Group’s plan to invest €1 billion over the next five years in improving the energy efficiency of buildings in France. She will also remind her audience that companies have a major role to play in countering climate change, and advocated the introduction of a carbon price in the range €20-€30.

“We are focusing all our resources on the technologies that will forge the energy world of tomorrow.”

“We are focusing all our resources on the technologies that will forge the energy world of tomorrow.”

To coincide with the presentation of the Global Compact for the Environment at the United Nations on September 19, ENGIE CEO Isabelle Kocher reiterated the importance of multilateral action to combat climate change as part of Climate Week NYC.

Why the energy transition is (also) about gas

Why the energy transition is (also) about gas

Natural gas occupies a prime position in successful delivery of the energy transition: it is simultaneously a substitute for polluting energy sources and the essential ally of renewables. Find out why in this article by Isabelle Kocher published by LinkedIn on September 19 this year.

New markets for natural gas

New markets for natural gas

“Combined cycle gas power plants are the best for complementing the intermittent nature of renewable energies.” In an interview with the magazine Pétrole et Gaz Informations, Didier Holleaux, Executive Vice President of ENGIE, explains the role played by natural gas in the energy  transition.

Vers l’avènement d’un monde de l’énergie en « full 3D »

“The ‘operating system’ approach: how to ensure the integrity of decentralized networks”

Today, grid operators, regulators and centralized energy production companies guarantee secure production, taking account of national security issues. But what about tomorrow?” Thierry Lepercq, Executive Vice President at ENGIE in charge of Research & Technology and Innovation, provides an answer.

Olivier Biancarelli: « From smart city to smart territories »

Olivier Biancarelli: « From smart city to smart territories »

“To shift from the smart city to smart territories, we have made a clear choice.” What choice is that? Olivier Biancarelli, Director of Decentralized Solutions for Cities and Territories and a member of ENGIE’s Operational Management Committee, provides the answer.

Isabelle Kocher: “Is the energy revolution for today or for tomorrow?”

Isabelle Kocher: “Is the energy revolution for today or for tomorrow?”

“The energy revolution represents the promise of decarbonized world where we will be able to reconcile economic and environmental progress.” In an article published on LinkedIn, ENGIE CEO Isabelle Kocher discusses innovations supported by the Group to speed up the energy revolution.

“The energy revolution is inevitable and represents a fundamentally positive movement”

“The energy revolution is inevitable and represents a fundamentally positive movement”

The road to energy transition sometimes seems to be strewn with obstacles, but it is worth persevering if we want to live in a greener, more balanced world. Isabelle Kocher, CEO of ENGIE, talks about this on LinkedIn, highlighting the vital progress that has been made by companies and governments with respect to renewable energies, all around the world.

“Africa reflects the challenge of better energy access and hopes for innovation”

“Africa reflects the challenge of better energy access and hopes for innovation”

Public lighting, healthcare infrastructures, access to clean drinking water, education and exposure to air pollution… Improved access to energy across the continent of Africa is essential for substantial progress to be made in all these key areas. Group CEO Isabelle Kocher draws on examples of solutions developed by ENGIE in this part of the world to give a detailed explanation of her overview in an article published on LinkedIn.

“Affordable solar for all is our best option to tackle emission issues”

“Affordable solar for all is our best option to tackle emission issues”

Organized in conjunction with the Moroccan Business Confederation (CGEM), the French Business Confederation (MEDEF) and the Terrawatt Initiative, the first Solar@COP conference was held as a side event at COP22 in Marrakech on Tuesday, November 15. ENGIE CEO Isabelle Kocher was one of the industrial, political and financial leaders invited to speak on the subject of solar energy as a key solution in the fight against global warming.

Funding solar should be as easy as making yourself a coffee

“Funding solar should be as easy as making yourself a coffee”

Jean-Pascal Pham-Ba, Secretary General of the Terrawatt Initiative, sees solar power as a massive potential market. In an interview with La Tribune, he explains in detail the goals of the international organization launched in the run-up to COP21, and the financial and structural resources deployed to achieve them.

The 21st century will mark the end of fossil fuels

“The 21st century will mark the end of fossil fuels”

ENGIE CEO Isabelle Kocher sees the disappearance of fossil fuels and their replacement by renewables as the great challenge of our time. In Le Monde, she sets out what the Group is trying to achieve in practical terms to promote the international energy transition.

The potential of solar is enormous: twenty times the level of global energy consumption

“The potential of solar is enormous: twenty times the level of global energy consumption”

Isabelle Kocher gives her views in an interview with Capital.fr in which she explains the strategic vision and objectives of the Group to lead the global energy transition.