Welcome to Challoch Energy

Challoch Energy, established in 2009, undertakes project development and implementation, consultancy, research and analysis in the energy efficiency, cogeneration and renewable sectors. Challoch Energy is based in Belgium. Challoch's clients include local authorities, oil and gas companies, the chemical industry, the food industry and various finance institutions.

Challoch Energy is actively engaged in the low carbon energy market and the articles below are ones that we have found interesting:

Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands Want to Build an Island Hub to Support 100GW of Offshore Wind

March 23, 2017 - A group of European countries is looking to build a giant island in the North Sea order to support up to 100 gigawatts of offshore wind projects. The island could also become a crucial provider of renewable-power-to-gas for Europe.

It is intended to act as a staging post for turbine operations and maintenance crews, as well as to provide a central connection for planned far-shore wind farms and host direct current lines acting as interconnectors between Denmark, Germany, Holland, Norway and the U.K.

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Fortum in JV to build Lithuanian CHP plant

March 22, 2017 - Fortum is to start construction on a Lithuanian energy-from-waste plant in the autumn.

The Finland-based energy group announced that a joint venture, called Kauno Kogeneracine Jegaine (KKJ), has been formed to build the combined heat and power (CHP) plant.

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Energy transition of 'exceptional scope' can unlock $10trn annually

March 21, 2017 - The German Government – set to receive G20 Presidency later this year – commissioned the first ever collaborative report between the IRENA and the IEA, to examine the economic costs and benefits of transitioning to a low-carbon future. 

Global energy-related carbon emissions can be reduced by 70% by 2050, generating $10trn a year in benefits, if countries ramp-up national commitments to reach the goals of the Paris Agreement, the new report has found.