LHOIST and ENGIE have signed a renewable energy contract for 8.4 MW, generated by windfarms in the North Sea. Supplementing the Guarantee of Origin system, its green electricity consumption will be certified using blockchain technology. With this contract, LHOIST and ENGIE are pioneering the certification of renewable electricity in Belgium.
The climate target to reduce CO2 emissions in Belgium by 80% by 2050 compared to 2005 levels is a major challenge. Hydrogen has an important role to play in the mix of solutions to achieve results. That is why Deme, ENGIE, Exmar, Fluxys, Port of Antwerp, Port of Zeebrugge and WaterstofNet are joining forces. A joint study serves as a basis to coordinate delivery of concrete projects that shape the production, transport and storage of hydrogen.
Lommel, 13 juni 2019 – Vandaag werd Kristal Solar Park in Lommel officieel ingehuldigd, in aanwezigheid van burgemeester van Lommel Bob Nijs, CEO van LRM Tom Vanham, Vice President van de Europese Operaties van Nyrstar Guido Janssen en CEO van ENGIE Benelux Philippe Van Troeye. 303.000 fotovoltaïsche panelen liggen er voortaan te blinken op het bedrijventerrein Kristalpark III.
Last week, Thierry Saegeman, Chief Nuclear Officer of Electrabel, went to the Federal Parliament to explain the situation with regard to the deterioration of the concrete in some of the nuclear power plants. Here’s a summary in 3 questions of what he said.