All articles by Jackie Park

Jackie Park

Biggest deals of 2023 in the power sector

The biggest deals in power markets in 2023 involved Iberdrola, the Queensland Government, Enel, Asterion and Constellation, and ranged from $1.75bn to $6bn in value.

EIB invests €265m in solar projects across Europe

Investments in Spain, Belgium and Sweden to enhance solar power generation and foster technological innovation in Europe.

The most-read pieces on Power Technology in 2023

Top topics included Octopus Energy’s pioneering affordable heat pump, batteries, electric vehicles, wind turbines, nuclear power, and recycling — in short, the energy transition.

Topsoe wins EU funding to build electrolyser factory 

Topsoe will use the funding to build a factory for manufacturing electrolyser cells to boost production of green hydrogen.

Statkraft to acquire 450MW Scottish hydro project from ILI

The Norwegian energy giant’s move strengthens commitment to UK energy security and net-zero transition.

Hydropolitics in South Asia: New issue of Future Power Technology out now

In this issue: Hydrogen geopolitics, climate action commitments, and technological innovations in the power sector

Panasonic’s silicon deal strengthens US in EV battery rivalry against China

Panasonic’s partnership with US start-up Sila, specialising in silicon anodes, provides a promising substitute for graphite materials predominantly sourced from China.

Global nuclear power faces unprecedented challenges

The global nuclear industry is in dire straits as production hits its lowest point in four decades and economic pressures mount.

Centrica and Mitsubishi to build Europe’s first ammonia-fired power plant

Partnering with Mitsubishi Power, Centrica aims to develop the first ammonia-fired power plant in Europe.