Portugal’s 100% clean power month

Portugal's renewable electricity production outstripped consumption last month, according to new figures. The data released by the Portuguese Renewable Energy Association and Sustainable Earth System Associa...

US geothermal-hydro power plant a world first

|7 December 2016| USA A pioneering renewable energy plant in Utah is combining geothermal and hydro power in a world first for the industry. Operations are underway at Enel Green Power North America's ...

A renewables gold mine

|8 November 2016| Australia  Transforming disused gold mine into a hydro storage plant has the potential to power 100,000 homes A study into the feasibility of converting an Australian gold mine into a...

Unlocking the true potential of hydro

|2 November 2016| Australia A blueprint is being developed in Australia to gauge the true potential pumped hydro systems have to provide cost-effective energy storage. The Australian Renewable Energy A...

Combining the power of wind and water

|1 November 2016| Germany The country spearheading the global transition to renewable energy is set to pioneer a clean energy first. General Electric (GE) Renewable Energy and Max Bögl Wind AG have con...

Plans unveiled for innovative island hydro scheme

|24 August 2016| Scotland Plans for an innovative hydro energy scheme on a Scottish island could generate enough power for more than 200,000 homes. The proposed installation for a large pumped storage ...