Legal & General chief calls for increased focus on renewable energy


Source: Click Green 19 August 2015
Legal & General chief calls for increased focus on renewable energy

Nigel Wilson, CEO of leading insurance group Legal & General, discusses how an increased focus on renewable energy will boost the UK’s economy.

After three years, IBM Smarter Trends is closing


Source: IBM 18 August 2015
After three years, IBM Smarter Trends is closing

After three years, nearly 9,000 articles and over 200 videos, IBM Smarter Trends is changing. Here's everything you need to know.

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Renewable energy becomes second largest provider of electricity


Source: Circulate 17 August 2015
Renewable energy becomes second largest provider of electricity

For a long time, conversations about renewable energy have been focused on preparing for a transition from a ‘fossil fuel age.’

Wales flies renewables flag


Source: reNews 17 August 2015
Wales flies renewables flag

Welsh Assembly natural resources minister Carl Sargeant has written to local authorities reiterating the reference for renewable forms of generation.

SOLAR Powered Passenger Car - Ford CMAX Solar Energi Hybrid Concept


Source: tsport100 13 August 2015
SOLAR Powered Passenger Car - Ford CMAX Solar Energi Hybrid Concept

174 pedawatts of solar hits the Earth every day and solar power is now starting to show economic viability, leading to innovations such as the Ford...

Renewable energy means homes will have lower voltage electricity supplies


Source: Daily Mail 13 August 2015
Renewable energy means homes will have lower voltage electricity supplies

Britain's kettles could take longer to boil under plans to lower household voltages and save energy as renewable energy sources become more popular.

3 Reasons Why America Is Turning to Renewable Energy


Source: EcoWatch 12 August 2015
3 Reasons Why America Is Turning to Renewable Energy

Deborah Lawrence had been watching a once-empty parking lot in Texas, fill up with idled drilling rigs usually at work plumbing for oil.

How Smart Cities Enable Urban Sustainability


Source: Triple Pundit 12 August 2015
How Smart Cities Enable Urban Sustainability

Everything is becoming ‘smart’ these days, from smartphones to smart watches and more. There’s a reason for it.

Wind Power & Electric Vehicles: Cut costs & energy


Source: YouTube 12 August 2015
Wind Power & Electric Vehicles: Cut costs & energy

This is the grid of the future -- leveraging clean and efficient wind power to reduce your energy costs and carbon footprint. The future is...

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Renewable energy 'damage' risk over tariff rule change


Source: BBC News 12 August 2015
Renewable energy 'damage' risk over tariff rule change

Investment in community-based renewable energy schemes could be at risk because of uncertainty over the returns, says the natural resources minister.

Canadians pull the plug on renewable energy scheme


Source: The Guardian 11 August 2015
Canadians pull the plug on renewable energy scheme

The Canadian province of Nova Scotia, on the Atlantic seaboard, has ended a programme which gave citizens an incentive to produce renewable energy.

The UK is the market leader in tidal energy solutions


Source: Renewable Energy Focus 11 August 2015
The UK is the market leader in tidal energy solutions

A joint effort from regulatory, technology, funding and infrastructure stakeholders globally can turn the tide in favour of this renewable source.

Regions: the key to unlocking a renewable energy future


Source: GreenBiz 10 August 2015
Regions: the key to unlocking a renewable energy future

In the western U.S. a major change in how the electrical system is operated is underway, driven by various concerns.

Germans pile into solar tender


Source: reNews 7 August 2015
Germans pile into solar tender

The second of three 150MW PV tenders planned this year by German federal grid agency BNetzA was more than three times oversubscribed.

Blue Energy - The Bo Hai Tidal Bridge Project


Source: YouTube 7 August 2015
Blue Energy - The Bo Hai Tidal Bridge Project

Blue Energy plans to build a 120km tidal energy generating bridge across the Bohai Strait, China. This ambitious project would generate...

Government survey on attitudes towards green energy cut back following general election


Source: The Independent 7 August 2015
Government survey on attitudes towards green energy cut back following general election

Ministers have ditched part of a government survey that tracks public attitudes towards renewable energy as they move to slash subsidies.

Indian Utility, CESC, Plans $460 Million Renewable Energy Investment


Source: Clean Technica 6 August 2015
Indian Utility, CESC, Plans $460 Million Renewable Energy Investment

CESC Limited, one of the few private sector power supply utilities in India, has announced plans to expand its renewable energy footprint.

Solar FREAKIN' Roadways!


Source: SolarRoadWays 6 August 2015
Solar FREAKIN' Roadways!

Two American engineers have set out to overhaul the US's transport and energy infrastructures

Wind-powered kites could signal step-change for renewable energy


Source: Click Green 6 August 2015
Wind-powered kites could signal step-change for renewable energy

British clean-tech company Kite Power Solutions has embarked on a £10M funding round to support the commercial development of kite power technology.

IBM Smarter Planet: Efficient Grid Models for a Smarter Planet


Source: YouTube 5 August 2015
IBM Smarter Planet: Efficient Grid Models for a Smarter Planet

Today, it's about using the flexible grid technology we have better to make way for cheap, reliable electricity for...

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TTIP: what does the transatlantic trade deal mean for renewable energy?


Source: The Guardian 5 August 2015
TTIP: what does the transatlantic trade deal mean for renewable energy?

In July the transatlantic trade and investment partnership (TTIP) came a step closer to reality.

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