Renewables to employ 24M by 2030

(ABU DHABI) The number of people working in the renewable energy industry globally has risen from seven to nearly 10 million since 2012, according to a new report. More than a third of the jobs are in Chi...

China is a renewable energy powerhouse

(ABU DHABI) China's importance to the global renewable energy industry has been recognised in Abu Dhabi today. The Council of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) meeting in Abu Dhabi appoint...

Clean energy is rejuvenating lives

(USA) Solar energy is providing a beacon of light to low income families in America. By bringing clean energy tech and training opportunities to underprivileged areas, US non-profit, GRID Alternatives, is...

Building a sustainable future

The Lego Group announced this week its global operations are running on 100% clean energy three years ahead of schedule. It reflects the renewable energy investments made by the Danish giant in recent years,...

Skyscrapers shine as power generators

(USA) Windows that can double as renewable energy generators are a step closer to becoming a commercial reality. Layered with a special coating, the SolarWindow™ products - made by SolarWindow Technologie...

Record-breaking turbines begin turning

(ENGLAND) An offshore wind farm boasting the world's largest turbines has been opened off the coast of England. The Burbo Bank project's 8MW turbines will be capable of powering around a quarter of a mill...

Australia to triple solar capacity

A dozen new large-scale solar power plants are on track to be completed across Australia by the middle of next year. They will provide energy to 150,000 homes and triple the country's solar capacity. The pla...

China attracting green energy cash

China and India are the top two nations when it comes to attracting green energy investment, according to a new report from Ernst & Young (EY). The renewable energy country attractiveness index (recai) f...

South Africa planning for green future

South Africa is taking steps to integrate more renewable energy into its power networks. The country's public energy provider, Eskom, is working alongside Sweco, a European engineering and architecture consu...

Hyundai signs tidal power deal

Hyundai has struck a partnership deal with a leading tidal power company to advance clean energy projects in South Korea and globally. Its new partner, Atlantis Resources, is the company behind the world’s f...