Solar output hits record high as demand destruction continues

Ultra-low gas-fired power generation, falling demand, and the restart of solar generation build-out characterized Britain’s electricity market in the second quarter this year, according...

AD and Biogas Industry Awards 2024 winners

The Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association (ADBA) has announced the winners of this year's AD and Biogas Industry Awards, celebrating outstanding achievements and innovations...

UK power imports hit new record, says Nuclear Industry Association

The UK is on track to import a record amount of electricity in 2024, smashing the previous record from 2021 by 50%. According to...

Technology accelerator programme opens for Scottish companies targeting offshore wind success

Applications are now open for innovative companies based in Scotland to join the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s award-winning Launch Academy programme. Launch Academy is...

Gen-C’s biogas engine upgrade delivers 20% improvement for Avocet Renewables

A recent engine and control panel upgrade by CHP support specialist Gen-C to Avocet Renewables’ 500 kW biogas plant at Coston Hall Farm in Norfolk has delivered a 20% increase in power...

Labour lifts block on onshore wind projects in England

The Chancellor Rachel Reeves announced on 8 July that the Government will reform the National Planning Policy Framework before the end of the month...

Firm showcases “next-level CHP control” at World Biogas Expo

CHP support experts Gen-C will showcase their range of engine control and optimisation solutions at the World Biogas Expo in July. Covering four key...

Can a computer chip have zero energy loss in 1.58 dimensions?

Fractals might solve energy waste in information processing, according to a recent paper from researchers at the University of Utrecht. What if we could find...

UK AD pioneer to collaborate with Japanese construction giant

SEaB Energy and others enter commercial discussions with Shimizu following UK-APAC Tech Growth Programme reverse pitch SEaB Energy, the developer of a pioneering anaerobic...

UK Government must accelerate renewable energy deployment, says Scotland’s green energy supply chain

Scottish Renewables has joined forces with 67 organisations, representing approximately 20,000 jobs from across the renewable energy industry, in an appeal to the new...

Distributed energy can be a big win for the next government

With the political parties pussyfooting around net zero claims ahead of the general election, a more robust approach to accelerating the roll-out of solar...

German Hydrogen Acceleration Act approval crucial for decarbonising transportation and logistics industry

The German Federal Government’s recent approval of the Hydrogen Acceleration Act is a crucial step for transportation and logistics organisations looking to accelerate decarbonisation...

We are betting the bank on hydrogen. But are we ready for it?

Green hydrogen holds many promises: it can serve as a ‘battery’ for  energy storage, it can be used in the chemical industry, and its...

RenewableUK CEO and former COP President call for bold leadership on offshore wind

Speaking at the opening session of RenewableUK’s Global Offshore Wind 2024 conference and exhibition at Manchester Central, RenewableUK’s Chief Executive Dan McGrail has called...

World Biogas Expo 2024 to reflect the industry’s rapid growth on a global scale

In the UK, the sector is forecast to overtake nuclear by 2029 “Biogas… It’s Happening”, will be the overarching theme of this year’s World...

Lessons from the past can help coastal communities cope with the move to renewable...

The use of whale oil for lighting in the 1800s and the production of oil and gas from the North Sea in the 1970s...

Social housing ground source heating project scoops renewables award

At the 12 June Business Green awards in London, heat pump specialist Kensa Contracting picked up the Renewable Energy Project of the Year accolade for...

Trade groups call for solar funding reprieve in Scotland

Scotland’s solar sector and the Scottish Government’s net-zero targets are at serious risk if solar is not reinstated to the Home Energy Scotland (HES)...

National grid operator expands grid flexibility, so households can earn more

National grid operator ESO announced on 11 June that it will expand its existing Demand Flexibility Service (DFS), and pay UK households who turn...

Utility new recruit scores with hydropower pitch

After less than a year in his job, a Scottish Water apprentice has clinched both Scottish and UK top awards for his innovative...