Renewables roadmap for meeting climate targets

|30 June 2016| A new report released today at the G20 Energy Ministers meeting in Beijing provides world leaders with a roadmap to scaling up renewable energy investments. To meet global climate and susta...

Solar plane completes historic transatlantic flight

|24 June 2016| Spain The groundbreaking solar powered plane - Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) - successfully completed its historic transatlantic flight yesterday landing in Seville after three nights without fuel....

Sweden to open world’s first electric road

|22 June 2016| Sweden Innovation is on the front line in the fight against climate change A two kilometre stretch of road in the Gävleborg region of Sweden has been transformed into the world's first e...

Solar decommissioning can spark new industries

|21 June 2016|   The decommissioning of solar panels offers major opportunities for the development of new industries, according to a new report. The global solar photovoltaic (PV) boom currently ...

Pioneers are powering the renewables revolution

|17 June 2016| Belgium In the first in our new series of Q&As with leading European start-ups, we hear from Belgian renewable energy tech pioneers Turbulent  Named start-up of the year 2015, this b...

Partnership boost for wave and tidal energy

|16 June 2016| Scotland Driving down the costs of developing wave and tidal energy technologies will be one of the targets of a new international partnership. The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), ...

Supporting renewables makes financial sense

|15 June 2016| Further advances renewable energy technologies could slash energy bills by 2025, according to a report released today by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). The average costs...

New windfarm to test groundbreaking tech

|14 June 2016| England The Blyth Offshore windfarm project will test several groundbreaking technologies EDF Energy Renewables is to build the new offshore windfarm off the coast of Blyth in Northumber...

GE delivers wind turbine ‘first’

|10 June 2016| A pioneering collaboration between GE and Saudi Aramco will see the first wind turbine installed in Saudi Arabia. Specially customised to function in the country's challenging climactic con...

€3.9m innovation funding boost for tidal energy

|9 June 2016| The European Commission has injected €3.9 million into tidal energy testing and demonstration in Orkney waters. Awarded under the Fast Track to Innovation (FTI) scheme, the funding is split ...