World Regions

On-Site Renewables

Business energy users have begun to switch to on-site renewables for their energy supplies. Solar photovoltaic, on-site wind and hydro-electric schemes are all used, along with biomass and biogas-fuelled generation and cogeneration/CHP.

On-Site Renewables Latest News

Singapore buildings

Singapore turns to CHP to keep a lid on emissions

29/08/2014 After a three-year collaboration, the Experimental Power Grid Center (EPGC) a...
David Appleyard

A magic solution to European utility woes

26/08/2014 The utility death spiral of late repute may not quite be a reality, but there...
Distributed power

Dramatic decline in investment forecast for UK distributed energy

26/08/2014 Leading consultancy Global Data predicts that Investment in UK distributed po...

Speyside biomass project gets funding

26/08/2014 An on-site biomass-fired power station being developed in Moray, Scotland, ha...
University of Genoa

Interest gathers in Siemens-backed Italian microgrid

26/08/2014 The University of Genoa in Italy has developed a microgrid, the first of its ...

Toyota’s Welsh plant powered with solar

26/08/2014 A large solar photovoltaic installation has been commissioned at Toyota’s Dee...
Verizon solar

Verizon opts to treble on-site solar investment

26/08/2014 America’s largest wireless carrier is investing almost $40 million to triple ...

On-site renewables deal for Pakistan

22/08/2014 Rame Energy plc’s Pakistan based subsidiary, Beco Ltd, has signed a Memorandu...

Off-grid telecoms creating opportunities for hybrid systems

22/08/2014 New analysis of the global renewable/diesel genset hybrid power systems marke...

Asian investment in microgrids to soar

22/08/2014 The number of microgrid projects deployed in Asia Pacific, both for electrifi...

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POWER-GEN Asia Financial Forum

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10 September 2014 - 11 September 2014


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10 September 2014 - 12 September 2014

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POWER-GEN Middle East

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11 October 2014 - 14 October 2014

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15 October 2014 - 16 October 2014