SolarCity activates $1bn fund as US celebrates renewables boom


Source: BusinessGreen 24 April 2015
SolarCity activates $1bn fund as US celebrates renewables boom

New government figures show over three-quarters of new US power capacity added during the first quarter came from renewables.

What is the difference between cavity wall insulation and solid wall insulation?


Source: The Green Age 24 April 2015
What is the difference between cavity wall insulation and solid wall insulation?

This can be a little confusing, so let’s take a look at the two main types of insulation for your walls and when they are applicable.

How Does Solar “Take Cars off the Road”?


Source: Clean Technica 24 April 2015
How Does Solar “Take Cars off the Road”?

CleanTechnica reader's have likely come across: “The greenhouse gas reductions of this solar project is the equivalent of taking X cars off the road.

Wind energy: 2015 Is the Record Breaking Year For the UK


Source: GreenMatch 24 April 2015
Wind energy: 2015 Is the Record Breaking Year For the UK

Renewable energy is our future and is also a way to secure energy and cost stability, develop local industries and create more jobs.

A Comfortably Cool School In Vietnam without Air Conditioning


Source: Dezeen 23 April 2015 Featured
A Comfortably Cool School In Vietnam without Air Conditioning

Vietnamese architect Vo Trong Nghia won two awards at the World Architecture Festival last month and in this second interview he discusses...

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GDF hungry for UK bio power


Source: reNews 23 April 2015
GDF hungry for UK bio power

GDF Suez Energy UK has secured 15-year power purchase agreements from two biomass projects totalling 83.5MW.

Push Energy announces 92MW of new solar farms now online


Source: BusinessGreen 23 April 2015
Push Energy announces 92MW of new solar farms now online

Leading UK solar farm developer Push Energy has this week announced it has successfully brought 142MW of new capacity online in the past year.

7 Opportunities for Green Buildings in China, According to Developers


Source: SustainableCities 23 April 2015
7 Opportunities for Green Buildings in China, According to Developers

China’s low-carbon future depends on green buildings, with nearly 2 billion square meters of new floor space added each year.

U.S Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions Increase in Past Two Years


Source: The Energy Collective 22 April 2015
U.S Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions Increase in Past Two Years

For the second year in a row, energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in the United States have increased.

Poll: Six in 10 Brits would consider fitting solar panels


Source: BusinessGreen 22 April 2015
Poll: Six in 10 Brits would consider fitting solar panels

Around six in every 10 Brits who do not have solar panels on their homes would consider fitting the clean energy technology on their properties.

IBM puts Smarter Buildings research into practice


Source: IBM 22 April 2015
IBM puts Smarter Buildings research into practice

Smart is...Optimising energy and water usage and enhancing the working environment for IBM researchers by analysing data from thousands of sensors...

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Smarter Cities: Bold leadership and engaged communities with IBM's Michael Dixon


Source: IBM 21 April 2015
Smarter Cities: Bold leadership and engaged communities with IBM's Michael Dixon

Cities everywhere are reinventing themselves to better integrate across functions and collaborate with new partners to create and nurture...

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UK 'must embrace energy storage'


Source: reNews 21 April 2015
UK 'must embrace energy storage'

The next UK government must back energy storage to deliver a better deal for consumers and ensure the nation reaps the sector’s broader benefits.

EVs Charged Via Renewable Energy Will Qualify For Carbon Credits


Source: Clean Technica 21 April 2015
EVs Charged Via Renewable Energy Will Qualify For Carbon Credits

Projects that encourage the switch to electric vehicles will now receive further incentive when they include battery-charging from renewable energy.

'The world is finally producing renewable energy at an industrial scale'


Source: The Guardian 21 April 2015
'The world is finally producing renewable energy at an industrial scale'

Clean energy has spread to every corner of the globe, with more than 100,000 megawatts of capacity installed last year.

David Roberts - Co-founder, Droplet Online


Source: YouTube 20 April 2015 Featured
David Roberts - Co-founder, Droplet Online

David is an accomplished manager with over 10 years of project and programme management and senior director experience, involving...

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Regen SW signs South West Renewable Energy 2015 General Election Manifesto


Source: RenewableEnergyFocus 20 April 2015
Regen SW signs South West Renewable Energy 2015 General Election Manifesto

Regen SW urging UK election candidates to support £10 billion investment opportunity for the South West.

SNP manifesto woos wind sector


Source: reNews 20 April 2015
SNP manifesto woos wind sector

The Scottish National Party has promised to boost the offshore and onshore wind sector north of the border in its UK general election manifesto.

The Impact of Smart Grid on Climate Change


Source: IBM 20 April 2015
The Impact of Smart Grid on Climate Change

Smart grid technology introduces mechanisms that can positively influence climate change through levers such as...

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Labour launches green manifesto nine years after Cameron hugged husky


Source: The Guardian 20 April 2015
Labour launches green manifesto nine years after Cameron hugged husky

Labour has promised to retrofit 5m homes over the next decade, making them warmer and cheaper to heat, and to create a million new green jobs.

Renewable energy surge revives Europe's power trade


Source: Reuters 17 April 2015
Renewable energy surge revives Europe's power trade

The rise of renewable energy is delivering a boost to Europe's declining power market as traders get busy in short term deals.

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