Tag: COP26

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Waste-to-Energy Technology is Key to CAP26 Methane Reduction Pledge

March 30, 2022

Via: Waste360

Of the many groundbreaking agreements announced at last year’s U.N. Climate Change Conference (COP26), one of the most important may be the U.S. and EU’s global partnership to cut emissions of the greenhouse gas methane by 2030. The Global Methane […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

The role of demand-side management in Europe’s energy transition

November 12, 2021

Via: Power Engineering SmartGrid

Azad Camyab, the founder and CEO of UK-based demand-side response aggregator Pearlstone Energy, shares his thoughts on the opportunities and barriers within the market and how they can be addressed. Has demand-side management got enough attention at COP26 and in […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Waste sector critical to combat climate change

November 5, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

Since the beginning of this week, global leaders and experts from different fields gather in Glasgow for the COP26 to discuss the mechanisms and commitments needed to fight climate change and achieve net-zero worldwide as well as to accelerate actions […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

PEI Connect: Shutting a coal plant a day keeps climate change away

October 28, 2021

Via: Power Engineering SmartGrid

PEi Connect provides a brief look at what got our attention during the week (21-28 Oct), and first up we consider a report released by TransitionZero stating that the world needs to shut around one coal unit per day, from […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Wind sector releases manifesto calling for public-private cooperation

October 19, 2021

Via: Power Engineering SmartGrid

The manifesto, released at the BNEF London summit, includes support from manufacturers, supply chain actors, investors and industry bodies from around the world, led by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). The eight actions being called for include: Increase wind […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Southern California Edison eyes building electrification filing later this year

October 15, 2021

Via: Utility Dive

Thursday’s Business Council for Sustainable Energy event focused on how the utilities and other industries are approaching the upcoming 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26), which runs Oct. 31 to Nov. 12. “We see really fantastic programs and initiatives […]