[Machine Translation] Engie understood what we stand for years: the future is renewable energy. The first energy player in Belgium must now be consistent and get the hell out of nuclear power. The nuclear predominates again and again on the grid, we must make room in renewable! Greenpeace is aware of the transition initiated by Engie and welcomes. Like the change made by Total (buying Sunpower PV producer and Saft battery storage) multinational dirty energy understood that global warming is waiting; that the Paris agreement must be implemented urgently and its death knell of fossil fuels and nuclear. Engie, Total and others have also weighed how much renewable energy is an extremely profitable economic investment with an increasingly mature and flexible technology. And for these large companies, change is urgent as giants like Google (via their sunroof Project pilot) and telecoms already leering with emphasis on the potential of the residential PV market and decentralized energy in general.
Greenpeace Belgium 24th Aug 2016 read more »