OCEANH2 – offshore plant for generating, storing and distributing green hydrogen launches

Acciona will coordinate the OCEANH2 industrial research project, which seeks to design and validate Spain’s first offshore plant for generating, storing and distributing green...

Total and Engie partner to develop green hydrogen

Total and Engie have signed a cooperation agreement to design, develop, build and operate the Masshylia project, France's largest renewable hydrogen production site at...

€5m EU award to study offshore green hydrogen production

ITM Power, Ørsted, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, and Element Energy have been awarded €5 million in funding from The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint...

First PPA to be signed in the UK for geothermal electricity

Ecotricity has signed an agreement that enables the production and sale of geothermal electricity for the first time in the UK. The geothermal site on...

TRIG secures £500m ESG-linked SONIA credit facility to support new investments

The Board of TRIG is has announced that the company has refinanced and expanded its revolving credit facility (RCF) at lower rates to support its...

Launch of Renewable Electricity Register (RER) delayed

Ofgem is redeveloping the Renewables and CHP Register, currently used by Ofgem to administer the Renewables Obligation (RO), Feed-in Tariff (specifically ROOFIT) and Renewable...

New project to test the next steps to renewable Supergrids

MaREI and SuperNode collaborate on subsea superconductor research to transform large scale power generation from offshore renewables. SuperNode and MaREI have launched a collaborative project...

1400 GW of offshore wind achievable by 2050

The Ocean Renewable Energy Action Coalition (OREAC) is calling on governments to ramp up their offshore renewable energy ambition to achieve the coalition's vision...

UK tops global decarbonisation league amid renewable revolution

The UK’s electricity grid has decarbonised at a faster rate than other countries in the last decade – with emissions falling twice as quickly...

Hive Energy acquires 50% of the Ethical Power Group

Hive Energy has acquired 50% of the sustainable energy generation company Ethical Power Group. The partnership of Hive Energy and Ethical Power will facilitate...

Bringing SATH Technology commercialisation

Saitec Engineering has been awarded €2.4m funding by the European Commission “Blue Economy Window”. The European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) launched in November...

RWE to divest a 49% stake in the UK Humber Gateway offshore wind farm...

RWE, one of the world’s leading renewable energy companies, has signed an agreement with Greencoat to sell a 49% stake in the UK offshore...

Port of Cromarty Firth agrees to partnership with global leader in floating offshore wind

Port of Cromarty Firth has signed a Letter of Intent with Ideol, a global leader in floating foundations for offshore wind, which could create...

UK solar industry body criticises lack of support in ten-point green plan

Despite being the most cost-effective electricity generating technology for the foreseeable future according to the Government’s own forecasts, solar was noticeably absent from the...

IRENA and GWEC enhance cooperation to scale up renewables globally

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) signed a cooperation agreement in order to join efforts aimed at...

Offshore wind leaders urged to collaborate for radical advances to reduce subsea cable failures

The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult is urging the offshore wind sector to sign up to a world-first data collection platform that aims to...

First V164 – 9.5 MW turbine installed on a floating wind project

Today, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind (MHI Vestas) has furthered its leading position in floating offshore wind, installing the largest and most powerful offshore wind...

Ineos launches a new clean hydrogen business to accelerate the drive to net zero...

Ineos has launched a new business badsed in the UK to develop and build clean hydrogen capacity across Europe, in support of the drive...

Committee examines tidal energy in the UK’s path to net-zero

In the latest phase of the Technological Innovations and Climate Change inquiry, the Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) will consider the role of tidal energy...

Renewable power is defying the Covid crisis with record growth

Renewables will account for almost 90% of the increase in total power capacity worldwide in 2020 and will accelerate in 2021 to their fastest...