Kia launches new EV in Malta Malta

Kia launches new EV in Malta

Wednesday, 26 November 2014 Robin Whitlock

Cars International, representing international automobile company Kia, have launched the Soul EV in Malta.

Renewable energy drives water purifying floating greenhouse Italy

Renewable energy drives water purifying floating greenhouse

Wednesday, 26 November 2014 Robin Whitlock

Jellyfish Barge is a new and unique project aimed at tackling increasing global food demand challenges incorporating seawater desalinisation driven by solar, wind and wave energy devices.

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 26/11/2014

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 26/11/2014

Wednesday, 26 November 2014 REM • Renewable energy in EuropeLexology • The commercialization of renewable energy Click Green • Vestas books ticket to Caribbean ReNews • Gamesa chosen for 50MW Portuguese project Wind Power...
Latest renewables news hot off the press - 25/11/2014

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 25/11/2014

Tuesday, 25 November 2014 REM • Renewable energy proposal helps only existing hydro companies, say analystsThe Guardian • Renewable Energy Farms Spread Through California Deserts Newsweek • Financing renewable energy in in...
Midsummer slashes CIGS layer by half for reduced costs Sweden

Midsummer slashes CIGS layer by half for reduced costs

Tuesday, 25 November 2014 Robin Whitlock

Swedish solar energy supplier Midsummer has slashed the thickness of CIGS layers by half in order to cut manufacturing costs.

Tokyo research institute mimics photosynthesis with man-made leaves Japan

Tokyo research institute mimics photosynthesis with man-made leaves

Tuesday, 25 November 2014 Robin Whitlock

Researchers from the Tokyo Institute of Technology have helped to create an efficient light-harvesting system which could be used to build better photocatalysts.

Danish company Aalborg CSP wins another award Denmark

Danish company Aalborg CSP wins another award

Monday, 24 November 2014 Robin Whitlock

After taking home the Indiasol prize in October, Aalborg CSP has now received the CSP Today International Award, the most highly ranked in the concentrated solar power (CSP) industry.

REC Solar ASA agrees sale to Bluestar Elkem Investment of Hong Kong

REC Solar ASA agrees sale to Bluestar Elkem Investment of Hong Kong

Monday, 24 November 2014 REM

REC Solar ASA, acting through a subsidiary, has reached an agreement with Hong Kong-based Bluestar Elkem Investment Co. Ltd for the sale of the company.

Winners of European Solar Prize 2014 honored in Rome

Winners of European Solar Prize 2014 honored in Rome

Monday, 24 November 2014 REM Eurosolar recognizes outstanding projects and initiatives of towns and municipalities, companies, local associations, architects and individuals through its annual European Solar Prize, now in its 21s...
China can nearly quadruple share of renewable energy by 2030, report says

China can nearly quadruple share of renewable energy by 2030, report says

Monday, 24 November 2014 Dan McCue

China can increase its use of renewable energy from 13 to 26 percent by 2030, according to a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency.