Wind energy in Europe experienced a bumper year for installations with 6.1 GW of additional energy capacity installed within the first six months of 2017. These figures were released by WindEurope, an organization actively promoting wind energy in Europe and the rest of the world, last July 27.
A report published by the European Environment Agency has shown that the increasingly rapid rollout of renewable energy sources around the EU has had a major impact on bloc’s greenhouse gas emissions.
A letter penned by the head of cross-party lobby group calling on the Government to heed the advice of a recent report and push ahead with the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon protect has been co-signed by 107 MPs.
Fischer Energy is launching a new, streamlined and totally renewable service available to UK households in response to perceived over-complexity and inequality in the current market.
A report published by Drax showed that Christmas day this year was the greenest ever recorded in the UK, with over 40% of the electricity generated on the day coming from renewable sources.
Andrew Wright, an Ofgem senior partner, has warned that the transition towards a more renewable energy mix nationwide may mean the introduction of a tiered system whereby households pay extra for a more reliable energy supply.