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UK carbon emissions fall to 1890 levels

Flat coal demand to result in ‘decade of stagnation’

Global demand for coal should remain nearly flat between 2017 and 2022, resulting in a decade of stagnation for coal consumption, according to the...
Solargise to invest $2.3bn to manufacture plastic-free solar panels

$29m boost to upscale Australia’s PV research

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has been awarded $29.2 million for 20 research projects to propel the development of solar PV technology. The funding...
RenewableUK pledges more women speakers at industry events

RenewableUK pledges more women speakers at industry events

RenewableUK, the renewable energy trade association, has pledged to ensure that at least 30% of the speakers, panellists and chairs at its events are...
New paper ponders future of offshore wind in Scotland’s seas

New paper ponders future of offshore wind in Scotland’s seas

Crown Estate Scotland has unveiled proposals to lease seabed to encourage a new generation of offshore wind projects in Scotland’s waters. The paper outlines the...
NTR acquires 38.4MW in UK solar assets

Creating cheap and efficient solar energy with ‘funnel-vision’

Scientists have developed a pioneering new technique that, they say, could unlock new methods of making solar energy more efficient. A team of experts from...
App reveals real-time electricity generation mix

App reveals real-time electricity generation mix

With the launch of the Carbon Tracer App, households across the Western Power Distribution (WPD) region can find out exactly what mixture of energy...
Flexible energy options make power systems cleaner, cheaper

UK trade risk from foreign low carbon competitors

As the UK readies trade talks with the EU, a new report warns key business sectors will have to decarbonise to stay competitive and...
Renewable energy jobs top 10 million globally in 2017

Renewable energy jobs top 10 million globally

The renewable energy industry created more than 500,000 new jobs globally in 2017, according to the latest figures released by the International Renewable Energy...
Mass migration of Australian businesses to renewables

Mass migration of Australian businesses to renewables

Australian businesses are jumping on board the renewables boom, with almost half of the nation's major companies making the switch renewable energy, according to...
Calvin Klein owner latest to join Re100 initiative

Multinationals accelerating clean economy

A rapidly growing group of multinational businesses are actively reshaping the energy market through their global investment decisions and accelerating a zero emissions economy. Approaching...

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Record amount of new UK offshore win capacity installed in 2018

Record amount of new UK offshore win capacity installed in 2018

More than 2 GW went operational in UK waters during 2018 – enough to power over 2,300,000 homes all year round. In 2018 eight new...
Ørsted to invest £23bn in green energy

Ørsted to invest £23bn in green energy

Ørsted has this week revealed its new strategic ambition and financial targets, including plans to invest £23 billion in green energy towards 2025. “We expect...

Solarcentury gets green light for Spanish solar power projects

British power company Solarcentury has received the green light to construct four solar parks in Seville, Spain. The projects, known as “Cerrado Cabrera”, “El primo...