Energy Secretary Ed Davey has announced that there are plans to set up a sovereign wealth fund in the UK from the extraction of shale gas. Davey said it is part of the UK Government’s “broader strategy to strengthen our ...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 new firm called London Local Energy has applied to the Department of Energy & Climate Change for a licence to look for shale gas in London. Fracking supporter Nick Grealy founded the company only a month ago. He also ...Read More »
$8 million is being invested by the US Navy to develop marine energy technologies for use at it’s worldwide facilities. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) has awarded a four-year contract to the University of Washington (UW) to help develop ...Read More »
Exeter has it’s own energy recovery facility that has the capacity to process 60,000 tonnes of non-recyclable waste every year. 3.7MW of electricity will be produced by the plant, 3.2MW of which will be exported to the grid, enough to power ...Read More »
The Renewable Energy Association and the Solar Trade Association will part company formally on the 1st January 2015, as announced by both companies today. The statement said that the companies are splitting up to concentrate on their own strengths, following ...Read More »
The Lib Dems have pledged to close all British coal plants after 2025 and give a major new tax cut for energy efficiency. At the party’s Autumn conference in Glasgow today, Lib Dem Energy Secretary Ed Davey said that the ...Read More »
The National Ice Centre and Captital FM in Nottingham have reduced their carbon footprint by more than 118 tonnes over the last year with solar panels. The solar system of 1,000 panes has been on the roof for a year, ...Read More »
Dong Energy have launched a new campaign for offshore wind to build awareness of “the important and growing role” it plays in the UK’s transition to a low carbon energy mix. DONG Energy’s ‘Offshore Wind Works’ advert suggests offshore ...Read More »
Goole Fields 1 windfarm has officially opened in East Riding, Yorkshire. More than £45 million has been invested by RWE Innogy UK into the 16 turbine farm which has a capacity of 32.8 MW, which has been fully operational ...Read More »
EDF’s UK renewable arm has commissioned 2 wind farms totalling to 11.3 MW. The first is the M1 windfarm near Northampton, which has a capacity of 7.2 MW and features nine turbines. The second is the Burnfoot North project in ...Read More »