Thursday, January 17, 2019
NTR acquires 38.4MW in UK solar assets

Advances in solar accelerate global shift in electricity generation

A report published today by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis describes how Solar energy is accelerating the transformation of the global electricity-generation...
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...

Carbon Trust leads industry project to tackle floating wind challenges

The Carbon Trust has kicked off a series of studies to address future challenges for the emergent floating offshore wind sector. The studies have been...
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...
Voltalia begins construction on 22 MW wind farm in France

Offshore wind farm control strategies put to the test

A new €2.3 million project launched by the Carbon Trust will demonstrate how the effective implementation of control strategies can reduce the cost of...
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...
Britain can reach 2050 climate change targets but needs to adapt

Britain can reach 2050 climate change targets but needs to adapt

Aurora Energy Research has released new analysis exploring what happens to the power market in a very high renewables world as Great Britain approaches...
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...

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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...