Renewable Energy Insights

Renewable Energy Insights

Decarbonising The Transport Sector: An Overview

Currently, the global transport sector accounts for up to 25% of total carbon emissions worldwide; in 2022, this translated as 8 billion metric tons [...]

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The failure to decarbonize the global energy education system: Carbon lock-in and stranded skill sets

Shared with the REI by Roman Vakulchuk and Indra Overland, Norwegian Institute of International Affairs Key message: The world still produces more workforce for [...]

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Net Zero vs Absolute Zero

The majority of official climate targets, put in place via the Paris Agreement and during various climate conferences, are based upon the concept of [...]

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Make 2024 the ‘Year of Renewables’ with REI’s Accredited Master in Renewable Energy Award

After COP28’s agreement to transition away from fossil fuels, many have hailed 2024 as the year of renewables. In the US, they are forecasting [...]

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What Happened At COP28?

‘We are living through climate collapse in real time….Earth’s vital signs are failing…but it’s not too late’ – Antonio Guterres – UN Secretary General [...]

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Profile: Shamma Al Mazrui – COP28 Youth Climate Champion

Shamma Al Mazrui was born in Abu Dhabi, U.A.E, in 1993. At the age of 22, shortly after graduating from the University of Oxford, [...]

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A Revolution in Solar Power – Perovskite Solar Cells

In the 21st century, solar energy has emerged as one of the most widely embraced methods of energy production. It harnesses the radiant energy [...]

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What to expect at COP28

The 28th Conference of the Parties (COP28) will take place from 30th November – 12th December 2023 in Expo City, Dubai. Marked as the [...]

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Can Global Collaboration Get Us To Net Zero?

For most countries around the globe, finances, resources and infrastructure all provide significant barriers to decarbonisation and achieving net zero. Even for the most [...]

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The Line: Saudi Arabia’s Sustainable Future

In what could be the modern worlds boldest urban development, “The Line” seeks to redefine what it means to build a city. This project [...]

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The Role of Carbon Capture in a Net Zero Future

Carbon Capture, Use and Storage (CCUS): the process by which carbon dioxide emissions (produced by burning fossil fuels or by other chemical/biological processes) are [...]

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6 reasons why hydropower is the most commonly-used renewable source of electricity

“Hydropower is the forgotten giant of clean electricity, and it needs to be put squarely back on the energy and climate agenda if countries [...]

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Simplifying Additional Impact Via Choice Of Renewable Energy

Written by Merve Güngör, Coordinator at EKOenergy ecolabel in association with the Renewable Energy Institute. It can be challenging to comprehend commonly used terminology [...]

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Net Zero Case Study: Cascais, Portugal

Cascais is a traditional fishing town located on the west coast of Portugal, not far from Lisbon. As such it has become an increasingly [...]

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AI: the secret to unlocking the potential of renewable energy?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning are current buzz words being applied to many different aspects of society and it is safe to say [...]

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5 Lessons Learnt from the Innovation Zero Clean Tech Conference 2023

The Renewable Energy Institute (REI) was recently honoured to take part in the Innovation Zero conference, a 2-day Clean Tech Congress held in London [...]

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Most Impressive Solar Projects From Around The World

Written by Robert Cathcart, Renewable Energy Researcher – in association with Renewable Energy Institute and Solar Fast Solar energy is already playing a major [...]

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Institute Insights: An Overview of Climate Action Since COP27

It is now nearly 6 months since COP27 took place in Egypt. The outcomes of the conference were met with mixed reactions and the [...]

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The Renewable Energy Industry: Employment Opportunities and Increased Demand for Trained Personnel

The renewable energy sector is booming, bringing with it employment opportunities and increased demand for personnel. As more countries commit to reducing carbon emissions, [...]

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What is the waste-to-energy market outlook, and what strategies can be effective in developing these projects?

Written by Hossein Nouri, Managing Director of Petro Power Construction Ltd. This article is intended to provide an understanding of the mechanics of incineration [...]

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