Pöyry: Shifting solar economics and a PPA opportunity

Pöyry outlines how growth in solar PV is changing within-day power prices, how it impacts flexibility business cases, and touts a new PPA opportunity...

Engie lands energy services and FM contract with Milton Keynes Council

Engie will deliver energy and carbon reduction services to Milton Keynes council via an energy performance contract that guarantees savings. The first phase of the...

Government awards contracts for 5.5GW of offshore wind

Government has awarded contracts for almost 5.5GW of offshore wind under the latest contracts for difference (CfD) auction. Prices taken by generators for the contracts...

Unilever hits 100 per cent renewable power target ‘at no additional cost’

Global CPG giant Unilever says its factories, offices, R&D facilities, data centres, warehouses and distribution centres across five continents are now powered by 100...

Councils ‘should buy clean power direct’ to hit Net Zero faster

Local authorities should buy clean power direct from producers, particularly community schemes, to speed decarbonisation, according to Matthew Clayton, MD at Thrive Renewables. “If local...

Bristol Airport switches to 100 per cent renewable power via Ørsted

Bristol Airport has switched to a 100 per cent renewable electricity supply via Ørsted. The airport aims for its terminal and site operations to become...

Bristol seeks £1bn backer for Net Zero transformation

Bristol City Council is seeking an institutional investor to fund the first tranche of its energy transformation as it bids to decarbonise the city. The...

Simec floats tidal-powered data centre via private wire

Simec Atlantis thinks its tidal arrays can power a data centre in Caithness, Scotland. If it can find a partner, the company believes a power...

Businesses must find practical paths to decarbonisation

There’s growing pressure for businesses to decarbonise - but for many organisations, it’s vital to find ways to achieve this that are both pragmatic...

JLEN buys another AD plant, pays less

John Laing Environmental Assets has acquired another anaerobic digestion (AD) plant. The deal for the 5MWth Warren AD plant in Methwold, Norfolk, is valued at...

Public sector ‘should invest in solar now’

Richard Sansom, head of business development at Swindon Borough Council-owned Public Power Solutions, says falling costs and rising demand for solar power purchase agreements...

Creating a cleaner, more efficient energy system

National Grid ESO outlines its plans to deliver a cleaner energy system in this sponsored post. National Grid ESO’s ambitions With climate change high on the...

Win more business with low carbon energy

Haven Power outlines how renewable electricity can help create a competitive advantage and act as a driver for business growth in this sponsored post. To...
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Green hydrogen: How to get there?

‘Green’ hydrogen could be a significant pillar of a decarbonised economy. But there are significant challenges to overcome. Myles Mantle, project development and finance...

Wind powers Ørsted profit, firm to switch fleet to EVs by 2025

Ørsted posted higher first half profit as wind generation continues to deliver significant return on investment. Operating profit increased 2 per cent to DKK 8.8...

Simec Atlantis fundraising for coal-to-waste and tidal projects

Simec Atlantis has launched a bond paying 8 per cent to fund its coal-to-waste plant at Uskmouth, tidal projects in France and to provide...

Delivering Net Zero: Unlocking the opportunity

Delivering Net Zero is the challenge and the opportunity of our times. Businesses and public sector organisations will be tasked with much of the...

National Grid and Alan Turing Institute improve solar forecasting

An innovation project between National Grid ESO and The Alan Turing Institute has harnessed machine learning to improve solar forecasting accuracy by 33 per...

Decarbonise or risk divestment, investors warn cement makers

Investors representing $2tn in assets have called on cement makers to commit to net zero by 2050 – or risk funds divesting and access...

National Grid says Met Office collaboration sharpens solar forecasting

National Grid ESO says its collaboration with the Met Office has improved solar forecasting, in turn sharpening the accuracy of national demand forecasts on...