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UK roads to boast 200,000 electric cars by end of 2018

UK roads to boast 200,000 electric cars by end of 2018

By the end of 2018, there will be an estimated 200,000 electric cars on UK roads, according to charging infrastructure supplier Chargemaster. While diesel car...
UN body agrees to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from ships

UN body agrees to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from ships

Nations meeting at the United Nations International Maritime Organization (IMO) in London have adopted an initial strategy on the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions...
ChargePoint acquires fleet and energy management innovator

ChargePoint acquires fleet and energy management innovator

ChargePoint, the Californian electric vehicle (EV) charging network, is boosting its reach with the acquisition of fleet energy solutions specialist, Kisensum. The acquisition comes as...

Volvo Cars to go all electric

Every Volvo launched from 2019 will have an electric motor, according to manufacturer Volvo Cars. The move marks the historic end of cars that only...

DONG selects GMS for world’s largest offshore wind farm

DONG Energy has chosen Aberdeen’s Gulf Marine Services UK to provide offshore accommodation for workers on what will be the world's biggest offshore wind...

Audi explores solar roofs for latest cars

German car manufacturer Audi is working with Alta Devices – a subsidiary of Hanergy – to create solar glass roofs for its latest models. Audi...
Alstom unveils word’s first hydrogen train

Alstom unveils word’s first hydrogen train

Railway manufacturer Alstom has recently unveiled the world’s first hydrogen train rolled into train station in a ceremony in Germany. The Coradia iLint, built by...

Northern Powergrid signs electric vehicle partnership with Nissan

Northern Powergrid, the company responsible for the network that keeps the lights on across the North East, Yorkshire and northern Lincolnshire, and the electric...
UK’s energy storage capacity ‘set to soar’

Connected Energy secures £3m from Macquarie and ENGIE

Energy storage solutions specialist Connected Energy has secured a £3 million investment from Macquarie Group and ENGIE. Connected Energy has developed the world’s only commercially...
UK’s electric vehicle market ‘approaching crossroads’ - report

REA hails National Grid’s EV charging plans

The FT has reported this week that National Grid are planning to support the installation of a fleet of ultra-fast EV charging points along...

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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...