BNEF invites early-stage companies and innovative projects addressing net zero challenges to apply for its 2021 Pioneers programme.
Finance and Policy
An analysis on ‘energy transition investment’ by BNEF, shows that the world committed a record $501.3 billion to decarbonisation in 2020.
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.
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.
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.
Business and markets
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...