Hamburg to welcome global wind energy industry

|5 March 2016| The innovative power and dynamism of the wind industry will be showcased at WindEnergy Hamburg in September. Recognised as the industry's premier event, it will give the global industry the...

A big year for solar power in America

|2 March 2016| USA Solar power is set to be the premier source of additional power in America this year. The US Energy Information Administration released figures earlier this week which predict 9.5 GW...

Wave and tidal research sites share ideas

|28 February 2016| Scotland The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) hosted the third International WaTERS (Wave and Tidal Energy Research Sites) workshop last week. Nine countries were represented fro...

Electronics giant reveals solar-powered smartphone

|26 February 2016| Barcelona Japan's Kyocera Corporation introduced a pioneering solar-powered smartphone at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week. The prototype on show in the Catalan capit...

Green light for £2.5 billion offshore windfarm

|24 February 2016| UK ScottishPower Renewables has given the go ahead for one of the world’s largest offshore windfarms. The East Anglia ONE project, set to be fully operational by 2020, will power the...

Scotrenewables awarded €10m towards FloTEC project

|23 February 2016| Scotland Scotrenewables has been awarded a grant of €10 million (£7.75m) from the European Commission’s largest research and innovation programme to advance the commercialisation of its...

Developing cost-effective offshore renewable energy

|21 February 2016| UK The development of larger offshore wind power parks in the UK will be helped by an important upgrade made to the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult's UKAS accredited high volta...

London home for landmark solar panel project

|15 February 2016| Europe’s biggest ever floating solar panel array is being installed on London’s Queen Elizabeth II reservoir as part of Thames Water’s ambitious bid to self-generate a third of its own ene...

CorPower Ocean signs up to test at EMEC

|3 February 2016| Pioneering wave energy technology is to be tested at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney. CorPower Ocean will test its novel resonant wave energy converter at EMEC. The...

Financial backing for innovative technologies

|1 February 2016| A multi-million pound package of support for oil and gas firms has been announced by Scotland's first minister. The money will be used to help companies grow and compete internationally by ...