ENGIE aims to switch to 100% green gas by 2050

13/12/2017 14:25 Renewable


French energy firm ENGIE revealed its plans to get rid of natural gas by 2050.

The company wants to shift totally its gas operations to biogas and renewable hydrogen during this period.

According to the firm’s predictions, biogas from agricultural and other waste, without using food crops, has a capability to increase from approximately 1% of gas use in France to 10% by 2025, 30% by 2030 and 100% by 2050.

The French company is running 70 biogas projects globally, counting 40 in France.

Engie’s Chief Executive, Isabelle Kocher, declared: “We will progressively make our gas greener so that by 2050, it can be 100% green.”

Daily (10.08.2018): NBP spot price dropped by 0.5% on Thursday due to an oversupplied system

10/08/2018 11:35:00

Increased trade tensions between U.S. and China will probably lead to a lower demand for crude, weighing down on oil prices. Brent crude slipped by 0.3% to settle at $72.07 a barrel. On its turn, WTI crude edged 0.2% lower to 66.81 a barrel.


Quadran bags French PV spoils

10/08/2018 08:47:00

French renewable energy company Quadran secured 10 projects with a combined capacity of 65MW in France's latest solar auction.


Scotland provides £5m for oil and gas decommissioning

10/08/2018 08:43:00

The Scottish Government is providing an additional £5 million to help the oil and gas supply chain benefit from decommissioning the North Sea infrastructure.