Tuesday, August 14, 2018
5,500 UK churches convert to renewable energy

5,500 UK churches convert to renewable energy

More than 5,500 churches across the UK have put their faith in clean energy, with church leaders encouraging more to follow suit, according to...
Apple, Akamai, Etsy and Swiss Re in renewables collaboration

Record amount of US wind energy under construction

A record amount of wind energy capacity is now under construction at wind farms across America, according to second quarter results from the American...
UK generating almost 30% of power from renewables

UK generating almost 30% of power from renewables

Last year saw almost 30% of the UK’s electricity generated from renewables, up from 24.5% in 2016, according to figures from The Digest of...
First half sees Europe add 4.5 GW of wind energy

First half sees Europe add 4.5 GW of wind energy

Europe added 4.5 GW of wind energy capacity in the first half of 2018, according to figures from WindEurope. Although the figure is down on...
innogy finds new partners for its Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm

Boost for British renewables with rolling CfDs

Ministers in the UK have today confirmed that the next competitive auction to procure new renewable power capacity which will take place in May...
Solargise to invest $2.3bn to manufacture plastic-free solar panels

Solargise to invest $2.3bn to manufacture plastic-free solar panels

Solargise is planning to invest $2.3 billion in the manufacture of new generation plastic-free solar panels in Quebec. The company said it is also examining...
Most consumers would opt for companies that use renewables

Most consumers would opt for companies that use renewables

73% of consumers in the UK would choose products from companies that use renewable energy over those that don’t, according to a new survey. The...
Apple, Akamai, Etsy and Swiss Re in renewables collaboration

Nordex Group awarded largest ever single contract for 595 MW

The Nordex Group will supply a Brazillian wind farm with a capacity of 595 MW for Enel Green Power in its largest ever single...
Minesto completes initial commissioning trials of marine energy kite

Minesto initiates commissioning program in Welsh waters

Marine energy developer Minesto has initiated the commissioning program of its first tidal energy project in commercial scale in North West Wales. Initial sea trials...
First half sees Europe add 4.5 GW of wind energy

Wind generates a fifth of UK electricity, BEIS figures show

Wind power generated almost of a firth of the UK’s entire electricity in the first quarter of 2018, according to new figures from the...

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Heatwave sparks wind drought, solar boost in Europe

Heatwave sparks wind drought, solar boost in Europe

Although the heatwave plaguing parts of Western Europe have contributed to a wind drought, it has seen an increase in solar plan performance. Accursing to...
Minesto completes initial commissioning trials of marine energy kite

Minesto completes initial commissioning trials of marine energy kite

Marine energy developer Minesto has completed the initial commissioning sea trials of Deep Green, its subsea kite technology, off the coast of Holyhead, North...
Energy storage breakthrough could charge EV in seconds

Energy storage breakthrough could charge EV in seconds

A new type of energy storage system could revolutionise energy storage and drop the charging time of electric cars from hours to seconds. In a...