A new type of software has been created to remotely adjust wind turbines from anywhere in the world. Gamesa and Iberdrola who have created the technology, say that this software will mean that any type of turbine could be ...Read More »
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A new 40MW solar farm has been approved in the surroundings of Hive Energy HQ which will allo...
According to the UN, in 2016, the world added record levels of renewable energy capacity. Thanks to ...
An IT company has joined forces with a green technology firm to develop wind turbines that can attac...
By 2030 under plans published by the Scottish government, half of Scotland’s heat, transport a...
By 2030 the European Commission says that it plans to cut energy use across the bloc by 30%. This pr...
A wind trade body shot down the prime minister’s statement yesterday that the public is ‘fed up’ with wind farms, and that the UK has ‘enough’ onshore windfarms. His view that wind is “unpopular” has been “disproved countless times by ...Read More »
The Cornish solar farm Cansworth Water has begun generating enough electricity to power 9,000 homes a year. Nestled in rolling fields, the Canworth Water solar farm near Launceston was finished last week and at 81 hectares, is big enough to ...Read More »
The European Union’s greenest city has been officially named as Bristol. It is the first in the UK to be given the European Green Capital status since the award was launched in 2008. Bristol’s green credentials include homes being 25% more ...Read More »
Cardiff University researchers are looking into creating a new “super grid” to enable the EU to share their renewable energy. The project, a Multi-terminal DC Grid for Offshore Wind (MEDOW), will work with five universities and six industrial companies to ...Read More »
The UK government will create a £36 million funding boost for the nascent shale industry by investing in research test centres over the next tax year and public engagement. Chancellor George Osborne’s final Autumn Statement said the government would be ...Read More »
Reduced final proposals have now been submitted by Eon for the Benbrack and Loch Urr windfarms in Dumfries and Galloway. The final applications for 59.4MW Benbrack and 83.2MW Loch Urr windfarms are significantly smaller than originally planned. The Loch Urr windfarm ...Read More »
IKEA has made it’s largest investment in renewable energy so far by purchasing a 165MW wind project in the US. The Southern Texas windfarm named Cameron is being built by Apex Clean Energy, which operates on behalf of IKEA when ...Read More »
The UK & Canada have signed an agreement to work together on research and carbon capture and storage (CCS). It is considered a vital technology to allow the safe removal and permanent storage of carbon emission from coal and gas ...Read More »
The Renewables Infrastructure Group (TRIG) has bought a windfarm with a total capacity of 16 MW in Scotland. The Earlseat project, located near Kirkcaldy in Fife is an eight turbine windfarm which benefits from the UK’s Renewable Obligation Certificate support ...Read More »