Green economy

BNEF Pioneers programme focuses on net zero challenges for 2021

BNEF invites early-stage companies and innovative projects addressing net zero challenges to apply for its 2021 Pioneers programme.
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BNEF: Renewable energy investment in 2020 beats previous year by 9%

An analysis on ‘energy transition investment’ by BNEF, shows that the world committed a record $501.3 billion to decarbonisation in 2020.
Battery market

Battery pack market achieves ‘historic milestone’ as prices fall 89% in...

For the first time, battery pack prices of less than $100/kWh have been reported. It comes as new research reveals lithium-ion battery pack prices have this year fallen 89% in real terms.
Africa Renewable energy

BNEF report looks at global energy system evolution through 2050

The drop in energy demand because of COVID-19 will remove some 2.5 years’ worth of energy sector emissions between now and 2050, says BNEF report.

BNEF survey ranks JinkoSolar as a top solar brand

Chinese renewables brand, JinkoSolar, has ranked highly among peers for debt-financed projects and the most bankable PV manufacturer in a BNEF survey.
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Solar mini-grids are vital to achieving universal electrification

Mini-grids could play a critical role in providing electricity to rural communities and businesses and in helping to connect the 789 million people worldwide who currently do not have access.
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Wind and solar will produce 50% of global energy generation by...

Wind and solar have a 50% chance for global energy generation by 2050, this is according to the Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF)’s New Energy Outlook...

Record-low prices set for wind and solar

Declining costs for renewable energy, particularly onshore wind and solar with an 18% improvement in comparative costs, is putting pressure on fossil fuels in...

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