Spain is one of the best-positioned countries in Europe in the installation of smart meters, but the digitalisation of the electrical grid is still not enough to integrate the new resources and all the participants in the system.
A PwC report published by the Naturgy Foundation analyses the best options for reforming wholesale electricity markets to address the mass integration of renewable energy while guaranteeing that consumers receive a quality service.
The document authors also support giving greater power to the system’s adjustment services, which would make it more flexible and allow for renewable technology, storage and energy demand management.
The Naturgy Foundation and the Spanish chapter of the Club of Rome are holding a series of webinars to reflect on and debate current issues related to energy and sustainability, with a session on the forthcoming Climate Summit that will be held in November.
Valvanera Ulargui, director general of the Spanish Office for Climate Change, and Pedro Linares, professor at the Higher Technical School of Engineering ICAI-University of Comillas, were the first guests in this series of conversations between experts.
In Spain, sustainable financing has increased nine-fold over the past five years and in 2020 it grew by 45% compared to the previous year.
A study by Deloitte published by the Naturgy Foundation analysed the boom in sustainable financing within the framework of the energy transition and decarbonisation by 2050 objectives.
A study published by the Naturgy Foundation which analyses success stories in the United States, Australia and Europe concludes that the single point of contact format will make launching renovation projects easier.E
Europe has still not succeeded in achieving the pace of property renovation needed to be climate neutral in 2050, which is why energy renovation will be essential to improving energy efficiency and meeting climate goals.