IN DEPTH

The Big Deal

Total renewables base swells with $1.7bn Direct Energie deal

French oil and gas giant agrees to take majority stake in energy group with 2.5GW renewables portfolio

Transition

CIRCUIT

Newsmaker

Germany to halve coal generation by 2030: energy minister

Altmaier argues a coal exit is more difficult for the country, as it is phasing out nuclear power at the same time

Transition