Friday, November 15, 2019
UK’s energy storage capacity ‘set to soar’

UK Power Reserve and Fluence partner battery storage

UK Power Reserve has partnered with Fluence, a global provider of energy storage technology and services, to deliver the first phase of its 120MW...
NTR acquires 38.4MW in UK solar assets

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...

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...

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...

Researchers use polystyrene to make next-gen PV panels even cheaper

Researchers are using polystyrene particles rather than expensive polymers to make the next generation of solar cells. This development, they argue, will make solar panels...
‘Landmark energy partnership’ as Keele University and Siemens join forces

‘Landmark energy partnership’ as Keele University and Siemens join forces

Keele University and Siemens have forged a landmark energy partnership under which the latter will turn the university campus into the largest single integrated...
Record power generation for Scotrenewables Tidal Power

Record power generation for Scotrenewables Tidal Power

Scotrenewables Tidal Power has set another record with its first 2MW floating tidal stream turbine clocking up over 3GWh of renewable electricity in its...

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...
Sky Solar enters PPA for 17MW of solar in China

Sky Solar enters PPA for 17MW of solar in China

Solar park operator, Sky Solar Holdings, has entered into a 25-year Power Purchase Agreement with two wholly-owned subsidiaries of Shenzhen Kaifa Technology to develop...

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...

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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...