August 20th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
An economy-wide coalition of UK companies and organisations has called on the country's new Energy Minister, Kwasi Kwarteng, to support the development of new onshore wind farms in an effort to extricate the technology from its current persona non grata status so as to further boost the country's efforts to reach net-zero emissions by 2050.
March 27th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
RenewableUK, the trade body for the wind and marine energy industries in the UK, launched a new industry group on Monday with the intention of developing a strategy for the large-scale deployment of floating wind technology.
October 25th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The UK's leading energy organizations, in partnership with past and present Energy Ministers, launched the new Smart Power Industries Alliance to support the delivery of a smart energy pathway.
May 12th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
With the surprise UK general election only a few weeks away, the country's renewable energy trade organisations are rushing to add their voices to the mix, laying out renewable energy "manifestos" and "plans" and "visions" for the resulting UK government to implement upon victory
April 19th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Renewable energy trade bodies are again openly calling for the UK Government to prioritize clean technologies as part of its long-awaited Industrial Strategy.
April 13th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A new study has found that the UK Government could deliver 1 GW of new onshore wind energy through an expected national renewable energy Contracts for Difference auction at no additional cost to consumers -- in other words, subsidy free.
March 6th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A new survey of the Scottish renewable energy sector has highlighted fears that a sixth of the country's workforce will lose their jobs within the next 12 months, says Scottish Renewables, the country's renewable energy trade body
December 28th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Electricity generated by renewables has accounted for 25% of the UK's total electricity generation for the third quarter, according to government figures.
December 13th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Scotland's renewable energy industry body has concluded that Scottish renewable energy expertise is being sought after around the world, with businesses involved in projects in more than 40 countries around the world.
December 9th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Scotland's public sector has the potential to spearhead the next stage of the country's green energy revolution, helping the country to meet its future climate change targets, according to industry body Scottish Renewables.
August 18th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
A new study has shown that Scotland’s next generation of onshore wind projects could cut costs by at least 20%, [&hellip
January 13th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
After what is being described as a “huge year” for Scotland’s renewable energy industry, experts are calling for the country [&hellip
December 12th, 2015 | by Jake Richardson
Plans for a 1.2 GW wind farm have been submitted by ScottishPower Renewables. The project is called East Anglia Three and [&hellip
November 11th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
A new report has shown that Scotland is on track to miss its 100% renewable energy target if further investment [&hellip
October 9th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
The UK government has announced it intends to push on with ending public subsidies for onshore wind farms, but has [&hellip
October 7th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
Scotland has reached and surpassed its target of generating 500 MW of locally and community owned renewable energy five years [&hellip
October 5th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
Scotland’s renewable energy industry displaced a record 12.3 million tonnes of CO2 emissions during 2014. According to data released in [&hellip
September 15th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
A new Impact Assessment published by the UK Government shows awareness that cutting renewable subsidies could cost the country 63 [&hellip
September 14th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
Onshore wind investors have been put off by recently-announced governmental cuts to onshore wind subsidies. This, according to new research [&hellip
August 25th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
Originally published on Solar Love Scotland’s “love affair” with home-grown, small-scale, clean energy continues to soar, and new figures show [&hellip
June 25th, 2015 | by Guest Contributor
Originally published on The Conversation by Peter Strachan and Alex Russel What will become of UK energy policy now that [&hellip
March 17th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
New polling numbers from Britain’s YouGov has found that 71% of Scottish adults are in favor of the continued development [&hellip
December 16th, 2014 | by Joshua S Hill
Figured confirmed by the UK’s Energy and Climate Change Minister, Amber Rudd, show that the country’s renewable energy industry served [&hellip