UK wind body RenewableUK has urged the government to focus on onshore and offshore wind to deliver the vast quantities of clean electricity needed between now and 2023 to help bridge the country’s looming energy supply gap.
Ambitious plans for a European “supergrid” spanning the North Sea and promising major benefits for offshore wind are set to advance following a meeting held in Brussels earlier this week – but at a smaller scale than the grand vision first unveiled in 2010.
04 September 2015 08:50 GMT
Senvion has been in bullish mood since it was acquired by US private equity firm Centerbridge Partners in April, riding high on a batch of new sales, an increase in R&D expenditure and favourable market conditions.
03 September 2015 07:10 GMT
The Danish offshore wind sector is hoping first-of-a-kind incentives such as offering communities the chance to buy a stake in projects will outweigh local objections as the country plans 350MW of near-shore capacity.
03 September 2015 07:05 GMT
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01 September 2015 09:28 GMT
The UK renewables industry has expressed mounting concern at “self-defeating” government proposals to change the feed-in tariff (FIT) scheme for small-scale renewables which it warns could cause “huge damage” to the industry.
27 August 2015 03:09 GMT
EDF Renewable Energy’s acquisition of OwnEnergy this week reflects its intention to place a heavier emphasis on early-stage project development, as it looks to replenish its US pipeline the old-fashioned way, chief executive Tristan Grimbert says.
26 August 2015 10:38 GMT
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