New Combined Electricity Project Connect Spain and France

Japan has announced its vision of becoming a carbon-neutral, hydrogen-fuelled society by 2040. [The Guardian]

American oil-and-gas producers are struggling to cut back the output that has lead to a global oil glut, despite spending cuts and idle drilling rigs. [WSJ Blog]

Over the past two years, Microsoft has contracted for 285 MW of renewable energy from two off-site wind energy projects. [Clean Technica]