Energy transition
Energy transition

We explore the transition towards a decarbonised, 100% renewable energy future

No man is an island but your grid can be
Article / 18 NOV 2021 5 MIN READ

No man is an island, but a grid can be

Weather and seasonal daylight patterns play a significant role in energy production with renewable power from...
  • Energy
  • Energy storage
  • Energy transition
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Article / 25 OCT 2021 8 MIN READ

Front-loading a net zero future – a few key transition steps away

This autumn, the 26th UN Climate Change Conference – COP26 – will bring the world...
  • Energy
  • Energy transition
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
From Texas to Nigeria: engine power plants provide the flexibility to mitigate gas supply issues and support growth in renewables
Article / 13 OCT 2021 5 MIN READ

From Texas to Nigeria: engine power plants provide the flexibility to mitigate gas supply issues and support growth in renewables

In North America...
  • Energy
  • Flexibility
  • Power generation
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Article / 29 SEP 2021 6 MIN READ

A taste of a carbon-neutral energy future

What’s the connection between tasty coffee, clear thinking, and carbon dioxide? Visitors of Expo 2020...
  • Energy
  • Energy transition
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
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Article / 22 SEP 2021 5 MIN READ

Rapidly replacing coal is Europe’s best bet

Phasing out coal is critical for Europe to reach its net zero targets by 2050. At present, the European...
  • Energy
  • Power system optimisation
  • Energy transition
Wärtsilä Balancing solution
Article / 14 SEP 2021 6 MIN READ

How flexibility can balance peaks and valleys of energy production - case Brazil

To ensure reliability, intermittent energy like wind and solar need...
  • Energy
  • Energy transition
  • Flexibility
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Article / 24 AUG 2021 7 MIN READ

The building blocks of decarbonisation: Power-to-X and sector coupling

Power-to-X will be one of the key solutions to accelerate the energy...
  • Energy
  • Energy transition
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
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Article / 22 JUL 2021 7 MIN READ

Can green hydrogen fuel the future?

Mass production of renewable fuels will be a key component in decarbonising the planet. The key to solving this...
  • Energy
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Energy transition
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Article / 15 JUL 2021 3 MIN READ

Unsystematic Decarbonisation is akin to Climbing Everest without a map

Governments worldwide have made declarations to achieve net zero emissions by...
  • Energy
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Energy transition
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Article / 1 JUL 2021 7 MIN READ

Green light for conversion

Wärtsilä specialises in gas conversion projects that make the switch from diesel to natural gas, LNG, and, ultimately,...
  • Energy
  • Flexibility
  • Energy transition
Fuels of the Future
Article / 28 JUN 2021 6 MIN READ

Fuels of the Future

How do you create carbon neutral, synthetic fuels? Where can they be used? What can be done to accelerate decarbonisation and...
  • Energy
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Energy transition
Dictionary of future fuels
Article / 7 JUN 2021 6 MIN READ

Dictionary of future fuels

What is green hydrogen? What is pink hydrogen? What does Power-to-X technology mean? When it comes to future fuels, there...
  • Energy
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Energy transition
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Article / 27 APR 2021 5 MIN READ

Empowering and powering South Africa

South Africa's energy landscape is currently challenged by ageing coal-fired power stations and load shedding....
  • Energy
  • Energy transition
  • Power generation
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Article / 13 APR 2021 5 MIN READ

The Change of a Decade

Jan Andersson, Market Development Manager for Wärtsilä Energy, has always believed in renewable energies and feels lucky to...
  • Energy
  • Energy transition
  • Power generation
Changing the world for the better – together
Article / 8 APR 2021 6 MIN READ

Changing the world for the better – together

Question: What does a start-up really need? Answer: It needs customers that are willing to experiment,...
  • Energy
  • Energy transition
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
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Article / 23 MAR 2021 7 MIN READ

Can China become a world leader in the transition to renewable energy?

On 22 September 2020, President Xi declared China’s commitment to achieving...
  • Energy
  • Power generation
  • Energy transition
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Article / 18 MAR 2021 5 MIN READ

Wanted: Greener Future

With an eye on renewables, Wärtsilä Energy Transition Lab helps to optimise entire energy systems in EU countries and the UK.
  • Energy
  • Energy transition
  • Power system optimisation
Carbon Neutral 2050 vision: Will India make the tiger leap?
Article / 5 MAR 2021 5 MIN READ

Carbon Neutral 2050 vision: Will India make the tiger leap?

Soaring temperatures, colossal hurricanes and unprecedented wildfires marked 2020 as one...
  • Power system optimisation
  • Energy transition
  • Flexibility
An ecosystem takes shape
Article / 26 JAN 2021 5 MIN READ

An ecosystem takes shape

Power-to-X is a groundbreaking process, but Wärtsilä knows that creating an ecosystem around it is the only way to realise...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Energy transition
  • Energy
Article / 21 JAN 2021 4 MIN READ

Power-to-X to play key role in accelerating the energy transition

There is a great deal of interest in how the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted the...
  • Energy transition
  • Energy
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
Article / 12 JAN 2021 5 MIN READ

Roatan: the Caribbean island embracing development and renewables

Prosperity follows electricity, and one small island is taking steps to develop...
  • Energy storage
  • Energy transition
  • Power generation
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Article / 10 DEC 2020 5 MIN READ

Supporting the future of cogeneration in Spain

Neoelectra, a Spanish business group specialising in providing efficient energy solutions for...
  • Power generation
  • Operation & maintenance
  • Energy transition
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Article / 13 NOV 2020 6 MIN READ

Flexible power generation: Key to a green recovery

Since the Covid-19 pandemic began, power consumption has dropped in Europe. At the same time, the...
  • Energy transition
  • Energy
  • Power system optimisation
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Article / 3 NOV 2020 7 MIN READ

California’s guiding light to 100% renewable energy

Wärtsilä’s Path to 100 initiative is helping California plan its transition to renewable energy....
  • Energy
  • Energy transition
  • Power system optimisation