Tuesday, August 14, 2018
North American launch for Green Investment Group

€3m for Nines PV to bring novel PV manufacturing to market

Nines PV, the Irish equipment and process development firm, has secured €3 million from InnoEnergy to help bring its novel, universal etching/texturing process for...
Lloyds launches £2bn clean growth finance

Lloyds launches £2bn clean growth finance

Lloyds Banking Group has launched a new £2 billion clean growth finance scheme to help its Commercial Banking customers invest in a lower carbon...
Barclays launch green mortgages for homeowners

Barclays launch green mortgages for homeowners

Barclays Mortgages is launching a Green Home Mortgage which, it says, will reward homebuyers who chose to buy an energy efficient new build home...
Kype Muir Wind Farm to deliver £100m boost to South Lanarkshire economy

Kype Muir Wind Farm to deliver £100m boost to South Lanarkshire economy

An renewables focussed initiative that prioritises local communities and businesses is well on the way to delivering an estimated £101 million boost to the...
GEV Wind Power set for another year of growth

GEV Wind Power set for another year of growth

GEV Wind Power, the UK wind turbine blade maintenance specialist, is set for another year of continued growth. The company is now in “an excellent...
Vattenfall plans major solar power push

Vattenfall plans major solar power push

Vattenfall will invest €100 million in large-scale solar energy generation over the next two years. “We are now increasing the investment budget for solar power...
Renewable energy jobs top 10 million globally in 2017

ENGIE strengthens North America presence with SoCore Energy acquisition

ENGIE North America is acquiring Chicago’s SoCore Energy, a developer, owner and operator of municipal/co-op solar, community solar, and commercial and industrial (C&I) solar...
Heatwave sparks wind drought, solar boost in Europe

Greencoat Solar acquires 142MW portfolio from Canadian Solar

Greencoat Capital has acquired a 142MW portfolio of solar generation assets from Canadian Solar via its Greencoat Solar II LP. The portfolio comprises 24 sites...
TransAlta Renewables acquires 119MW of North American wind power

TransAlta Renewables acquires 119MW of North American wind power

Canada’s TransAlta Renewables is acquiring two construction-ready wind power projects totalling 119MW in the Northeast United States for $240 million. The portfolio is made up...
Voltalia begins construction on 22 MW wind farm in France

Greencoat Renewables acquires 9.2MW wind farm for €22.5m

Irish renewable infrastructure company, Greencoat Renewables, has acquired a 9.2MW wind farm situated in County Kilkenny for €22.5 million. Lisdowney wind farm consists of four...

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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...