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 20171223 Commentary: Heating Chinese cities while enhancing air quality

Ист.: International Energy Agency

China’s district heat network – which supplies heat from central locations – is the world’s largest: in 2015, it consumed more energy than all of the United Kingdom. But district heating is also major source of air pollution in many Chinese cities. The beginning of the winter season usually coincides with a surge in air pollution, mostly due to coal-...
Мета: China, coal, National Development and Reform Commission, CHP, European Union, Темы: Энергетика,

 20171223 Can you recycle or re-use EV batteries?

Ист.: Engerati

The question of what to do with old electric vehicle (EV) batteries when the owner decides to upgrade to a newer higher capacity battery or at the end of the vehicle life cycle, typically at 5-8 years of age, has been exercising minds in the industry. And it is more than academic. A study for the German Renewable Energy Federation (Bundesverband Erneubare...
Мета: electric vehicle, EV, German Renewable Energy Federation, Bundesverband Erneubare Energie e.V., BMW, Hamburg Harbour district, Daimler AG, The Mobility House AG, GETEC, Underwriters Laboratory, LG Chem, Lux Research, Christopher Robinson, EDF, Amsterdam ArenA, Темы: Энергетика, Будущее,

 20171223 Kansai Electric decides to scrap 2 reactors in central Japan due to upgrading costs

Ист.: Xinhua

Kansai Electric decides to scrap 2 reactors in central Japan due to upgrading costs Source: Xinhua| 2017-12-22 17:39:26|Editor: Jiaxin TOKYO, Dec. 22 (Xinhua) -- Kansai Electric Power Co. on Friday decided to decommission two aging reactors at its Oi power plant in Fukui Prefecture, central Japan. The 1,175 megawatt reactors, which are approaching 40 ...
Мета: Kansai Electric, Japan, nuclear, Shinzo Abe, Темы: Энергетика,

 20171221 India just got $400 million of financing for new solar and wind energy farms

Ист.: CNBC

Renewable energy in India is set to get a $400 million boost through a joint initiative backed by the European Investment Bank (EIB) and India"s Yes Bank. In an announcement Tuesday, the EIB said that Yes Bank would manage the co-financing program for the development of new solar and wind facilities in India. The EIB said that "eligible solar projects"...
Мета: India, European Investment Bank, Yes Bank, Andrew McDowell, Темы: Энергетика, Транснацики,