With a new Regional Express Train to link Dakar to the new Senegal international airport and an extension to the Casablanca tramway, ENGIE confirms its commitment to more free-flowing and less polluting forms of mobility in large cities in emerging countries.
In 2016, ENGIE was fighting on all fronts in the energy revolution. Its rallying cries? Decarbonization, decentralization, digitalization and energy efficiency. We look back at some of the Group’s highlights operating at the very heart of the transition of the world of energy.
By equipping the 27 buildings that make up the Grand Place in Brussels, ENGIE Fabricom is optimizing the Belgian capital’s expenditure on energy and finance while meeting its objective of increasing performance and stimulating sustainable development. We put this subsidiary’s expertise in street lighting under the spotlight.
Following on the offer of solar panels for homeowners it launched in August, the ENGIE Group’s Belgian subsidiary is now extending its service to businesses, local authorities and public institutions. The benefits for customers? Lower energy bills, and the chance to become owners of their photovoltaic installations.
ENGIE’s desire to turn the spotlight on its employees, their rich and varied career paths and their personalities in tune with the outside world to attract the talents of tomorrow has been honored by the Communication & Entreprise association with the award of a prize for its Energy scheme in the HR and Employer Brand campaigns category.
On November 16, ENORA, a company formed by ENGIE Electrabel, G&V Energy Group and the Picardy Wallonia Inter-Communal Development Agency (Ideta), opened its seventh compressed natural gas (CNG) filling station in Belgium. The company is increasingly active in promoting the use of this environmentally-friendly fuel.
The capacities of wind energy could quintuple worldwide by 2030, according to a new report from the Global Wind Energy Council, thanks in large parts to enormous development in new markets as Asia. The development of onshore wind power is one of ENGIE priorities.
On November 16th, Ms. Sandra Lagumina, Executive Vice President of ENGIE, and Mr. Feng Yue, President of CEIG, signed a MoU on strengthening cooperation between both parties. The MoU focuses on enhancing the existing cooperation on natural gas distributed energy and also seeking new cooperation in the sectors of biogas in Chongqing, as well as potential energy trading business in the framework of the establishment of the China Petroleum and Natural Gas Trading Hub, located in Chongqing.
As Morocco officially takes on the presidency of the 22nd international conference on climate change, the country seems well on course to meeting its renewable energy targets. Morocco has set itself the challenge of covering 42% of its electricity needs with renewable energies by 2020, and 52% by 2030.