Malta’s energy plan: second interconnector key to lower emissions
Squaring the circle? Malta faces an enormous challenge in reducing emissions despite the expected increase in energy demand. Malta’s low carbon development strategy...
Power cuts in Naxxar, Mosta: summer heat overloads underground cable
Power cuts in Naxxar, Gharghur, Mosta and Lija after sharp variation in temperature caused by high hea led to a rapid increase in load on undergound cable
Second interconnector set to ‘complement’ renewable energy generation

Second interconnector will facilitate integration of any potential offshore solar or wind farms, with a stable connection to the national grid,...

Second interconnector will facilitate integration...

Push to hydrogen intensifies with MEP vote on which energy projects get EU cash

MEPs want EU money to go to projects that repurpose existing natural gas infrastructure for hydrogen transport or storage

MEPs want EU money to go to projects that repurpose...

Car importers want better electric vehicle grants

After government pledge to transition to electric vehicles, importers want...

After government pledge to transition to electric vehicles,...

Malta aims for 2030 hydrogen import through gas pipeline

Market research study launched to determine interest in hydrogen production in...

Market research study launched to determine interest in...

Waste-to-energy plants are the 'ideal solution for our environment,' Aaron Farrugia says

Environment Minister Aaron Farrugia says once Malta has a waste-to-energy facility, it will no longer have to rely on landfills 

Environment Minister Aaron Farrugia says once Malta has a...

Feed-in tariffs for new solar farms to pay €26 million over 20 years

Investors called to bid for renewable energy projects on land in €26 million project for over-1MW plants

Investors called to bid for renewable energy projects on...

Batree replaces Batterina in GreenPak’s latest initiative

All types of batteries, including rechargeable batteries used for handheld...

All types of batteries, including rechargeable batteries...

Marsa power station to be completely dismantled today

Marsa power plant no longer needs to be on cold standby in the event of major...

Marsa power plant no longer needs to be on cold standby in...

Driving electric? It’s cheaper to charge your car from home

Using Transport Malta’s new charging points to power electric cars comes...

Using Transport Malta’s new charging points to power...

[WATCH] Gas-fired Delimara 3 plant to commence operations in March

Minister Konrad Mizzi says the former BWSC plant in Delimara will start...

Minister Konrad Mizzi says the former BWSC plant in...

PN leader reiterates vow to renegotiate energy contracts when in government

In a six-hour debate on a motion presented by the opposition, the House of Representatives discussed the Enemalta contracts signed with ElectroGas Malta and...

In a six-hour debate on a motion presented by the...

ElectroGas fines in excess of €10 million

Enemalta sources confirm that the consortium which will be selling gas and...

Enemalta sources confirm that the consortium which will be...

Half of BWSC plant to be gas-fired by end of February

In parliament, de facto energy minister Konrad Mizzi says that the Delimara 4...

In parliament, de facto energy minister Konrad Mizzi says...

[WATCH] Second nationwide blackout blamed on interconnector, minister: ‘I apologise’

Second power cut of 2017 leaves Mizzi “disappointed... I apologise” • Commissioning of gas power plant to start in coming days, will...

Second power cut of 2017 leaves...

Maghtab to host 22,000 solar panels

A solar farm hosting 22,000 photovoltaic panels will be developed on land previously earmarked for landscaping with indigenous shrubs and trees, and...

A solar farm hosting 22,000 photovoltaic panels will...

[WATCH] Interconnector energy provision at 75% when blackout hit

Enemalta executive chairman: 'If we agree against use of heavy fuel oil,...

Enemalta executive chairman: 'If we agree against use...

Refuelling of LNG floating storage unit complete

The refuelling process started on Wednesday following the arrival of LNG...

The refuelling process started on Wednesday...

State aid approval paves way for ElectroGas 18-year security of supply deal

Legal certainty that Malta will not be in breach of state aid rules means that ElectroGas can now confirm its 18-year security of supply agreement •...

Legal certainty that Malta will not be in breach of state...