With the start of a new year, it is time to take a look back on the energy landscape from the past 12 months. Due to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, there has been an unparalleled surge in interest in renewable energy. Disruptions in the supply of fossil fuels have highlighted the advantages of locally produced […]
According to IFC, economies will need investment extensively over the next 15 years to build new or rehabilitate infrastructures to meet a growing global demand, emerging economies and developing countries accounting for about two-thirds of global infrastructure investment. It’s also a given that most greenhouse gas emissions are due to carbon-intense infrastructure, particularly in the
With the human rights spotlight on Qatar, have we forgotten what is happening in the rest of the world?
Slavery and child labour are on the rise. The football World Cup in Qatar has brought to light the issue of human rights in the world. In fact, there are no great surprises in this matter, we see similar situations every day in several other countries and not only in the construction sector. The ILO,
Con mucho gusto anunciamos que el consorcio EDP NEW – S317 Consulting – Calden Consultoría ha sido adjudicado para desarrollar la Hoja de Ruta para la Producción y Uso del Hidrógeno Verde en Perú, promovido por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo, a beneficio del Ministerio de Energía y Minas del Perú. En los próximos meses,
Yesterday, Miguel Feliz, our Managing Partner, participated in the 2nd Meeting of SME’s Sales Partners of EDP Comercial. He was in a panel debating about Decarbonisation Solutions for SMEs. We are very grateful for EDP Comercial’s invitation, and to have contributed to such an important discussion.
After two weeks, COP27 in Sharm El-Sheik in Egypt came to an end. As usual, the negotiations were intense with an agreement having only been reached in the early hours of Sunday, way after the initial Friday deadline. However, as the need for action becomes more urgent, has the event answered to the requirements of
Yesterday at COP27, we confirmed that one of the big themes in decarbonisation is green hydrogen, what its current potential is and what the role it can have in the economic decarbonisation pathway. As this is new to everyone, cooperation is a keyword to make it a reality. Indeed, Cooperation is another common theme in most
Last week, we were honoured to receive António Lorena in our office for another session of S317 Talks. This time, the topic was Circular Economy. António held an interactive session with our team on what Circular Economy is, its importance to proper resource and waste management, and its role in today’s agenda. António is an environmental expert with
COP27 is here and we are going to be there next week! Ana Gonçalves and Teresa Menezes Cordeiro will be participating in COP27 from the 15th to the 17th of November. Energy, Biodiversity and Solutions are key topics these days and we couldn’t be more excited. This event can be a great opportunity to meet other people and share with
Last week, we participated in Planetiers World Gathering 2022. Not only were we able to see others’ great contributions to the event, but we also added ours. We were panellists in sessions on topics such as Sustainable Mobility and Sustainable Finance. What about Sustainable Mobility? In an energy transition age, moving towards more sustainable mobility is