In the state of Victoria, the Renewable Energy (Jobs and Investment) Act (REJI) of 2017 was updated in 2019 with the renewable energy targets of 25 percent by 2020, 40 percent by 2025 and 50 percent by 2030.
by Rida Arshad
Over the last decade, to cope with increasing environmental pollution, there has been a shift of the world’s energy production to less polluting forms of energy. Other sources of energy, such as coal and nuclear energy, have begun to lose momentum since there are other better alternatives that reduce the greenhouse gas emissions without compromising on the yield of energy.
President Elect Joe Biden is set to take oath on 20th January,2021, and although his win was confirmed on January 6th, the senate’s control was undecided until the recent victory of Senator Jon Ossof and Senator Raphael Warnock, both Democrats, in the Georgia run-off elections.
by Qutab Baig
As the electricity market continues to grow, the transmission system is becoming complex. With the evolution of different types of power generation sources and the rapidly changing energy mix, transmission system requirements are expected to grow.
Switchgear is an integral part of any modern power system, which is employed to control and regulate the flow of electricity in the circuit. Globally we are observing a growing trend to shift to SF6 free switchgear, especially, in European Union.
by Saifa Khalid
Globally there is a growing consensus to move towards less carbon intensive power generation in a bid to tackle pollution and environmental concerns. This consensus is reflected in the decline[SS1] [KM2] of coal consumption in 2019, although there are disparities...
by Rabail Saeed
The global population is growing at a rate of 1.05% per year expecting to reach 9.7 billion in 2050. That is a dramatic increase from 1 billion in 1800 to 7.7 billion today and the agriculture sector will have to feed all those billions of people.
by Saqib Saeed
The LPT vulnerability has caught the attention of the U.S. government and industry players highlighting the need for spare or reserve transformer capacity. This will enhance the robustness of the electric grid and deal with widespread transformer failures.
Investments in the Power Sector are expected to decline by 10 percent in response to COVID-19 in 2020.
by Azhar Fayyaz
The distribution transformer market in Europe is primarily replacement driven and the emphasis, especially in Nordic regions, to refurbish the 40-year-old grid infrastructure owing to rising energy demand due to urbanization, industrialization and electrification.
by Rafey Khan
Electric Vehicles (EVs) are on a path to provide a clean, sustainable economically viable alternative to vehicles with internal combustion engines that use non-renewable fuel and are damaging to the environment.
Biden will rejoin the Paris Agreement, which is the most inclusive global agreement on climate change to date. Unlike the Kyoto Protocol which focused on cutting emissions from the developed world, this agreement sets a goal to which almost every country in the world has agreed to contribute.