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‘Hedging’ emerges to address wind energy uncertainty

‘Hedging’ emerges to address wind energy uncertainty

One new way to address uncertainty on wind project revenues is hedging against volume risk, according to a new report from WindEurope and Swiss...
Flexible energy options make power systems cleaner, cheaper

EU doubling renewables by 2030 positive for economy, report finds

A new IRENA report claims that the European Union can double the share of renewable energy in its energy mix on 2016 with a...
Onshore wind as affordable as any other source, claims report

Onshore wind as affordable as any other source, claims report

The cost of generating power from onshore wind has fallen by around a quarter since 2010, with solar PV electricity costs falling by 73%...
Flexible energy options make power systems cleaner, cheaper

Bioenergy leading the charge for renewable future, says IEA

Modern bioenergy will have the biggest growth in renewable resources until 2023, according to the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) latest market forecast. But bioenergy isn’t...
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...
Researchers boost power generation of double-pane solar windows

Researchers boost power generation of double-pane solar windows

Researchers at the Los Alamos National Laboratory are creating double-pane solar windows that generate electricity with greater efficiency and create shading and insulation for...

Breakthrough in next-gen solar cells

Researchers have demonstrated how a non-toxic alternative to lead could form the basis of next-generation solar cells. The researchers, from the University of Cambridge and...
Flexible energy options make power systems cleaner, cheaper

Renewables trump coal in Europe for first time

In 2017, for the first time, wind, sun and biomass has delivered more electricity than hard coat and lignite in the European Union for...
Limiting global warming requires ‘unprecedented changes’, says IPCC

World has 5% of achieving Paris climate agreement

The world has just a 5% of warming by less than 2 degrees by the end of this century, according to new research. This crucial...

Clean Energy Council driving gender diversity in renewables industry

The Clean Energy Council is calling for applications from women in the renewable energy industry for the 2018 Women in Renewables Scholarship. Chief Executive Kane...

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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...