Tuesday, March 26, 2019
‘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

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...

Survey shows strong global support for green energy

According to a new Ørsted survey, people across all ages, political standpoints, education and geographies are in favour of a shift to green energy. The...

MPS unveils WaveSub as wave energy hits milestone

Welsh wave power technology development company Marine Power Systems (MPS) has this month unveiled its quarter-scale, prototype WaveSub wave energy generator. This milestone marks the...

FutureLearn and InnoEnergy offer insight on blockchain in energy sector

InnoEnergy has partnered with FutureLearn to offer insight around the hype on blockchain and its role in the energy sector, as well as courses...

Action needed for biofuels to mean business, argues Academy

Biofuels have a role to play in meeting the UK’s commitments to climate change mitigation, according to a major new review by the Royal...

UK can bolster offshore wind by five times by 2030

The UK can expand its world-beating offshore wind capacity to almost five times its current level by 2030, according to a new study. The report...

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...

9.8m people working in renewable energy worldwide

More than 9.8 million people were employed in the renewable energy sector in 2016, according to a new report from the International Renewable Energy...

Guernsey ideal spot for offshore wind tech, study finds

A preliminary feasibility study has concluded that offshore wind technology could be viable in several locations off Guernsey’s coast. The study was carried out by...

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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...