Exclusive: Biden to waive tariffs for 24 months on solar panels hit by probe

US President Joe Biden walks across the South Lawn after disembarking from Marine One as he returns from Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, with the first lady at the White House in Washington, US, June 5, 2022. REUTERS / Elizabeth Frantz Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, June 5 (Reuters) – President Joe … Read more

EU to map out escape route from Russian fossil fuels

A 3D printed Natural Gas Pipes are placed on displayed EU and Russian flags in this illustration taken, January 31, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BRUSSELS, May 18 (Reuters) – The European Commission will on Wednesday unveil a 210 billion euro plan for how Europe can … Read more

Portugal set to start up Europe’s largest floating solar park

ALQUEVA, Portugal, May 9 (Reuters) – Two tugboats have moved a vast array of 12,000 solar panels, the size of four soccer pitches, to their mooring on Portugal’s Alqueva reservoir in preparation to start up Europe’s largest floating solar park in July. Built by the country’s main utility EDP (EDP.LS) on Western Europe’s biggest artificial … Read more

Japan issues first-ever power supply warning amid shortage

Houses and buildings are seen in an electric stoppage at the area after an earthquake at Toshima ward in Tokyo, Japan March 17, 2022. REUTERS / Issei Kato / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, March 22 (Reuters) – The Japanese government on Tuesday issued its first-ever power supply … Read more

Column: Coal will exit Australia’s power market despite AGL’s recalcitrance: Russell

LAUNCESTON, Australia, Feb 22 (Reuters) – The bid by a green billionaire to buy Australia’s most polluting company may have stumbled at the first hurdle, but it’s likely the race is far from over. AGL Energy Ltd. , Australia’s largest power producer, rejected an unsolicited takeover bid on Monday from tech magnate Mike Cannon-Brookes and … Read more