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Power system optimisation

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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
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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
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 / 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
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Article / 29 OCT 2020 6 MIN READ

Can Greek islands reach 100% decarbonisation by 2024?

As the European Union pushes its member states towards cleaner energy, Greece is investigating...
  • Sustainability
  • Technology
  • Energy transition
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Article / 30 SEP 2020 6 MIN READ

Wärtsilä’s hybrid solution paves the way for sustainable energy and grid control in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Wärtsilä’s recently signed contract in...
  • Energy
  • Power system optimisation
Powering isolated grids
Article / 19 DEC 2017 3 MIN READ

Powering isolated grids

Fast-starting internal combustion engines – integrated with an energy storage battery system – provide great potential for...
  • Energy storage
  • Energy transition
  • Power generation
Saving water in the age of drought
Article / 13 DEC 2017 3 MIN READ

Saving water in the age of drought

Water scarcity is a looming problem, in many parts of the world, compounded by drought. To combat it, while...
  • Sustainability
  • Technology
  • Operation & maintenance
Rethinking the grid
Article / 6 FEB 2018 3 MIN READ

Rethinking the grid

If you have any questions about energy storage, John G. Jung, Founder, President and CEO of Greensmith Energy Management Systems...
  • Sustainability
  • Energy transition
  • Power system optimisation
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Article / 9 JUN 2020 5 MIN READ

Optimising power plant operations through remote support

With more people than ever working remotely, options for troubleshooting from a distance...
  • Operation & maintenance
  • Power system optimisation
Article / 21 JUL 2020 6 MIN READ

Wärtsilä improves energy management cybersecurity with major certification

Energy infrastructure is increasingly vulnerable to cyberattacks. With...
  • Operation & maintenance
  • Power system optimisation
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Article / 15 JAN 2019 5 MIN READ

An AI spark to illuminate a greener world

Innovative AI technology is transforming how energy is produced, stored, distributed, and consumed. The...
  • Energy storage
  • Power system optimisation
Myanmar in new light
Article / 26 APR 2019 5 MIN READ

Myanmar: In new light

Myanmar, one of the least electrified nations in Asia, has a target of providing electricity access to all its residents by...
  • Energy transition
  • Power system optimisation
Zambia: In new light
Article / 31 JUL 2019 4 MIN READ

Zambia: In new light

In an arid yet hydropower-rich country like Zambia, where barely 28% of the population has access to electricity and rolling...
  • Energy transition
  • Power generation
  • Power system optimisation
Renewable Energy gathers pace in the U.S.
Article / 5 JUN 2019 4 MIN READ

Renewable Energy gathers pace in the U.S.

Even as the current administration in the United States works to shore up the American coal industry,...
  • Energy transition
  • Energy storage
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
New York’s ambitious plans for a renewable energy future
Article / 12 JUN 2019 5 MIN READ

New York’s ambitious plans for a renewable energy future

Governor Andrew Cuomo’s pursuit of a 100% renewable energy future for his state has proven...
  • Energy storage
  • Energy transition
  • Power generation
New EU electricity regulation sets scene for switch to renewables
Article / 27 JUN 2019 5 MIN READ

New EU electricity regulation sets scene for switch to renewables

A new European Union regulation will govern the way electricity is traded and...
  • Operation & maintenance
  • Power generation
  • Power system optimisation
Article / 29 NOV 2019 9 MIN READ

Future-proofing power investments

In a world driven by hyper-connectivity, power companies need to keep pace with rising energy demand while being...
  • Sustainability
  • Power system optimisation
How to finance the transition to a 100 percent renewable energy future
Article / 19 MAR 2020 8 MIN READ

How to finance the transition to a 100% renewable energy future

Development banks play a critical role in financing sustainable energy projects....
  • Energy storage
  • Energy transition
  • Operation & maintenance
Chile pledges to go carbon neutral by 2050
Article / 24 MAR 2018 8 MIN READ

Chile pledges to go carbon neutral by 2050

Just months before hosting the annual United Nations climate conference, Chile’s President Sebastián...
  • Energy transition
  • Power system optimisation
  • Sustainability
Cameroon eyes renewable energy as it scales up its economy
Article / 31 MAR 2020 8 MIN READ

Cameroon eyes renewable energy as it scales up its economy

All eyes are on Cameroon as the country races to industrialise and improve its economy by...
  • Energy storage
  • Energy transition
  • Power generation