Guarantees of Origin are key to a cost-effective energy transition

Guarantees of Origin are key to a cost-effective energy transition A functioning GO framework is crucial to corporate PPAs On 12 January WindEurope CEO Giles Dickson spoke at the “ENR Enterprise” conference on Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) and Guarantees of Origin (GOs) in France. GOs are used to trace green electricity in the power system. […]

RE-Source 2020: looking back on day 4

RE-Source 2020: Looking back on day 4 Day 4 of RE-Source was all about learning how to procure clean electricity – a day packed with informative and useful discussion! The day started with a primer on pricing corporate PPAs led by Pexapark, where topics ranged from balancing, cannibalisation and liquidity premium to multi-country sourcing.   Before […]

RE-Source 2020: Looking back on day 3

RE-Source 2020: Looking back on day 3 It’s day 3 of RE-Source 2020, the mid-point of our week of knowledge and experience sharing, inspiring keynotes and B2B networking. Today brought the heavyweights, with sessions all about improving corporate strategies. Almost 100 buyers signed up to our Buyers Bootcamp, designed to strengthen the voices of leading […]

RE-Source 2020: Looking back on day 2

RE-Source 2020: Looking back on day 2 The second day of RE-Source 2020 kicked off with something quite exceptional in these days of the remote and stationary home office: a virtual reality experience where we can all feel together exploring exciting new spaces, all whilst remaining safely at our desks. This first session was presented […]

On-site renewable electricity and storage can help to bring Europe’s business sector closer to climate neutrality

On-site renewable electricity and storage can help to bring Europe’s business sector closer to climate neutrality The RE-Source Platform launched today a new report revealing the significant untapped potential and value for corporates in deploying renewable electricity and storage installations on commercial and industrial (C&I) buildings or within their premises. Europe has the opportunity to […]

State of the European Renewable Energy Market H2 2020 YTD

Schneider Electric: State of the European Renewable Energy Market H2 2020 YTD The State of the European Renewable Energy Market is a bi-annual market intelligence report released by Schneider Electric Energy & Sustainability Services. The H2 YTD 2020 data set, which informs this report, considers corporate request for proposal (RFP) and request for information (RFI) […]

Cross-border PPAs: New opportunities for business to decarbonise their electricity supply across Europe

Cross-border PPAs: New opportunities for business to decarbonise their electricity supply across Europe Geneva, 7 December 2020: Today, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) released a new report to help companies increase their renewable electricity procurement in Europe using cross-border power purchase agreements (PPAs).​ In a cross-border PPA, a company purchases renewable electricity […]

RE-Source 2020 press release: Global demand for corporate renewable electricity sourcing continues to grow despite COVID-19 pandemic

RE-Source 2020 press release: Global demand for corporate renewable electricity sourcing continues to grow despite COVID-19 pandemic Brussels, Monday 7th December: Corporate renewable electricity sourcing in Europe has shown continuous growth despite the COVID-19 pandemic, demonstrating the resilience and potential of Europe’s renewable energy sector. In November 2020, the cumulative contracted volume of corporate renewable […]