Good Energy seals PV hat-trick


Source: ReNews 2 March 2015
Good Energy seals PV hat-trick

Good Energy has wrapped up commissioning at the 5MW Rook Wood solar plant in Wiltshire.

Scotland calls on UK Govt to show greater ambition on renewable energy


Source: Click Green 2 March 2015
Scotland calls on UK Govt to show greater ambition on renewable energy

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has called on the UK Government to increase its ambition to develop offshore wind.

UK’s renewable energy appeal hits 12-year low


Source: Energy Live News 2 March 2015
UK’s renewable energy appeal hits 12-year low

The UK is losing its appeal as a destination for investment in renewable energy, dropping to eight place in the latest global league table.

Wind energy myths lead British public to over-estimate renewables costs


Source: BusinessGreen 2 March 2015
Wind energy myths lead British public to over-estimate renewables costs

The avalanche of negative media stories that has sought to bury the UK's wind energy industry hasn't had much of an impact on the sector's popularity

The future of energy and utilities: An IBM point of view


Source: IBM 2 March 2015 Featured
The future of energy and utilities: An IBM point of view

Making predictions is a risky activity. Making predictions in the utility industry can be perilous and history is filled plenty of mistakes.

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Under the sun: Australia's largest solar farm set to sprout in a Queensland field


Source: The Guardian 2 March 2015
Under the sun: Australia's largest solar farm set to sprout in a Queensland field

As a barrister acting in some Australia’s biggest defamation cases, Angus Gemmell encountered power in various forms: political, military, celebrity.

Elon Musk - Thoughts on transitioning to 100% renewable energy


Source: Elon Musk 27 February 2015
Elon Musk - Thoughts on transitioning to 100% renewable energy

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk offers his thoughts on transitioning to 100% renewable energy...

Giant turbines driving down offshore wind costs, study finds


Source: BusinessGreen 27 February 2015
Giant turbines driving down offshore wind costs, study finds

Energy from offshore wind farms is almost 11 per cent cheaper than three years ago, putting the industry well on course to meet government targets.

Driving Finance for Energy Efficiency Investment


Source: The Energy Collective 27 February 2015
Driving Finance for Energy Efficiency Investment

Recently, the Energy Efficiency Financial Institutions Group convened by the European Commission, launches its final energy efficiency report.

UK backs £315m renewable energy projects


Source: The Guardian 27 February 2015
UK backs £315m renewable energy projects

More than a dozen new onshore wind farms are to receive financial backing through the coalition government’s reformed renewable incentive scheme.

28 cleanest cities in the world


Source: TreeHugger 27 February 2015
28 cleanest cities in the world

From Stockholm to Sydney to Singapore, these 28 cities work hard to keep things clean and green. Is your city on the list?

Clean power is on its way for data centers as a service, too


Source: Gigaom 27 February 2015
Clean power is on its way for data centers as a service, too

Using clean energy to power data centers is becoming increasingly commonplace, and it’s not just for huge Internet companies like Apple and Google.

Cameron's climate envoy blames big six energy firms for green deal's failure


Source: BusinessGreen 26 February 2015
Cameron's climate envoy blames big six energy firms for green deal's failure

The big six energy companies undermined the government’s flagship programme to upgrade the energy efficiency of Britain’s housing stock.

India’s Essel Group Commits To 12 GW Renewable Energy Capacity


Source: Clean Technica 26 February 2015
India’s Essel Group Commits To 12 GW Renewable Energy Capacity

Another Indian company has proposed to set up large-scale renewable energy capacity over the next few years.

The Argument For Nuclear Energy In Australia


Source: The Energy Collective 26 February 2015
The Argument For Nuclear Energy In Australia

The Premier of South Australia, Labor’s Jay Weatherill, has announced a Royal Commission into an expanded future role for the state in nuclear energy.

This briefcase is actually a complete offgrid micro solar power system


Source: TreeHugger 25 February 2015
This briefcase is actually a complete offgrid micro solar power system

In the event of an emergency, or in the case of an offgrid adventure, this little micro power plant can help keep the lights on and the gear charged.

Toyota's Smart Insect Concept EV Packs Kinect Motion Sensor and Voice Recognition


Source: YouTube 25 February 2015 Featured
Toyota's Smart Insect Concept EV Packs Kinect Motion Sensor and Voice Recognition

Toyota's latest concept car, called the Smart INSECT, works as a giant accessory for your cell phone, connecting to all sorts of...

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Scotland to deliver over £14m to support wave energy research


Source: Click Green 25 February 2015
Scotland to deliver over £14m to support wave energy research

Scotland’s first wave energy technology development body Wave Energy Scotland will receive a total of £14.3 million over the next thirteen months.

The Smart Future of Urban Mobility


Source: SustainableCities 25 February 2015
The Smart Future of Urban Mobility

The reform of urban mobility remains one of the biggest challenges confronting policy makers around the world.

Wave and tidal industry warns funding push needed to navigate choppy waters


Source: BusinessGreen 25 February 2015
Wave and tidal industry warns funding push needed to navigate choppy waters

The UK could consolidate its position as a global leader in the wave and tidal industry, but only if steps are taken to strengthen the funding policy.

Think Texas Energy is All About the Oil? Think Again


Source: The Energy Collective 25 February 2015
Think Texas Energy is All About the Oil? Think Again

Technology is making clean energy competitive with coal for the first time in history, and that’s a game changer.

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