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2020


ABERDEEN

OGTC launch new Net Zero Solution Centre

Aberdeen City Council budget to tackle climate change

RGU researchers design prototype to reduce carbon emissions

Plans to create world leading Energy Transition Zone

Wave energy device to be tested to power North Sea oil & gas wells

Local bus services to have lower exhaust emissions in city centre

BARRANQUILLA

Creation of the first public renewable energy utility in Colombia

CALGARY

Canada announces support for energy savings at University of Calgary

High-tech, low-carbon concrete project at YYC Calgary International Airport

Investment agreements for Canada’s largest solar energy project

CAPE TOWN

Electric scooter service to launch in Cape Town

South African Plastics Pact launched!

DAMMAM

Solar panel plant to be constructed in Dammam

APICORP to install solar panels at headquarters in Dammam and retrofit building with energy-efficient technologies

Construction of sustainable industrial energy hub underway

DOHA

Plans to develop large-scale 80MW solar farm near Doha

ESBJERG

Esbjerg city council passes new strategy ‘Plastic Without Waste’

HALIFAX

Renewable diesel refinery to be built near Port of Halifax

HOUSTON

Baker Hughes to power all Texas facilities from renewables

Rice University launches Carbon Hub with Shell

Mayor Turner launches the Resilient Houston strategy

Houston named top municipal user of green energy for 3rd year

Launch of Houston’s first Climate Action Plan

PERTH

Western Australia hydrogen industry receives boost after funding for projects

Advanced energy storage, green hydrogen research win government funding

World-first project to use biogas from local sewage to produce hydrogen

Renewable hydrogen successfully blended into natural gas network to operate home appliances

STAVANGER

Equinor sets new target to cut greenhouse gas emissions

World’s first carbon-free ammonia-fuelled supply vessel planned

ST. JOHNS

St Johns City Council appoints environmental and sustainability panel


2019


#WECPAGM2019

Lord Provost of Aberdeen becomes President of World Energy Cities Partnership at AGM in Aberdeen

#CERAWeek2019

Urban Resilience in a Changing Climate – Hon. Mayor Naheed Nenshi, Mayor The City of Calgary

Voice of Mayors: The Energy City of the Future – Hon. Mayor Michael Savage, Mayor Halifax Regional Municipality; Mayor Christine Sagen Helgø, Mayor City Of Stavanger; Hon. Mayor Sylvester Turner, Mayor City of Houston; Lord Provost Barney Crockett, Lord Provost of Aberdeen City Aberdeen City Council

Powering the Cities of the Future – Hon. Mayor Naheed Nenshi, Mayor The City of Calgary

Integrated Transport Systems for the Future City – Datuk Mohd Najib Mohd, Executive Director, Project Management Kuala Lumpur City Hall

What Does the Hydrogen Transportation Economy Look Like? – Barney Crockett, Lord Provost of Aberdeen City Aberdeen City Council

ABERDEEN

Aberdeen to become “hydrogen hub”

Add Energy among Scottish winners of Queen’s Award for Enterprise

From Granite City to Global Hydrogen Hub

University of Aberdeen announces new Centre for Energy Transition

ATYRAU

Kazakhstan ranks 12th in the list of 15 countries richest in oil

BARRANQUILLA

Colombian Renewable Energy Conference – Barranquilla

CALGARY

Mayor, eight councillors headed to Quebec conference to push case for energy sector

Canada’s largest solar wind farm to be built by Calgary-based company

Climate Leader of the Year: Calgary, Alberta

CAPE TOWN

Four companies pioneering renewable energy in Cape Town

African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa conference to kick off in Cape Town

Two SA companies honoured at African Utility Week

Lending expertise to end energy poverty

Cape Town only African city to receive an ‘A’ for climate action

Cape Town Resilience Cities Case Studies

DAMMAM

Saudi Aramco Sees Shale Gas as Kingdom’s Next Energy Bonanza

Inside Saudi Aramco: How the oil titan is transforming to thrive in an economically diverse Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia’s TAQA announces North American Investment, acquisition plans

Energy chiefs sign deal to locate hi-tech MENA test lab in Dammam

DAQING

CNPC Overseas Oil, Gas Output Increase 10 Percent in Q1 2019

DOHA

Qatar to launch ‘Energy Bank’ with targeted $10bn capital

DONGYING

Shell enters China’s shale oil scene with joint study with Sinopec

ESBJERG

Esbjerg and Ulsan Forge Offshore Wind Bond

Port Esbjerg Sustainability Strategy

New algorithms can save wind turbine owners DKK millions

HALIFAX

Power up: Halifax’s thriving battery scene attracts Ontario

Council ensures future of Solar City Program

500th home in Nova Scotia connected to clean renewable solar energy to power homes with electricity

Halifax C&D Recycling Ltd find solution to city’s plastic waste woes

Major Canadian tidal energy project in Nova Scotia

HOUSTON

Amplify and Midstates merge to create new Houston energy producer

How to make Houston the sustainable energy capital of the world

Renewables’ presence expands at OTC

Guyana comes to Houston, seeking partners to develop newfound oil wealth

Port Houston approves move on renewable energy

Researchers discover new catalyst that efficiently produces hydrogen from seawater

New hybrid device that can capture and store solar energy

KOBE

Kobe’s smart city project begins underground

Kawasaki: Hydrogen CGS for Smart Community at Kobe

World’s first liquified hydrogen carrier launches in Kobe

KUALA LUMPUR

Future lies with renewable energy

Renewable energy move

Argentina seeks JV, cooperation with Malaysia on renewable, nuclear energy

PERTH

Otto Energy Reports Commencement Of Production From Green #1 Well

WA unveils demonstration hydrogen home and green hydrogen strategy

Plans to build a 36MW waste-to-energy plant in Perth have been revealed

Innovation hub opens in Perth to help mining and energy companies

University WA world-class carbon storage research facility

APA officially open new 20MW solar plant

STAVANGER

With energy high on agenda, China’s no.3 leader visits Norway

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vessels Destined for France and Norway

Data Gumbo Secures $6M in Series A Funding from Venture Arms of Leading International Oil & Gas Companies

Norway’s first hydrogen-powered car ferry takes shape

ST. JOHNS

St. John’s city council declares climate emergency


2018


ABERDEEN

Europe Oil Capital Aberdeen is Moving to Cleaner Energy

BARRANQUILLA

SGR Energy Has Agreed to Acquire Terminal in the Port of Barranquilla

DOHA

Doha International Sustainable Energy Conference

Qatar to invest $20-billion in US energy sector

HOUSTON

Houston: An energy capital looks to evolve


2017


DONGYING

China turns more to green energy for power supply


2016


HOUSTON

IEEFA Texas: The Beginning of the End for Coal-Fired Electricity Across One of the Biggest Power Markets in the U.S.


2015


DOHA

New Qatar energy think tank calls for cut in domestic consumption