Renewables are successfully driving down carbon emissions in Europe

Renewables are successfully driving down carbon emissions in Europe

Thursday, 19 February 2015 Robin Whitlock

A new European Environment Agency (EEA) report has found that without deployment of renewable energy since 2005, greenhouse gas emissions in 2012 would be a lot worse.

Alstom to build a geothermal plant in Indonesia

Alstom to build a geothermal plant in Indonesia

Thursday, 19 February 2015 REM

Alstom has signed a $69 million agreement with  PT Pertamina Geothermal Energy  to build a 30 MW geothermal plant in Indonesia.

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 19/02/2015

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 19/02/2015

Thursday, 19 February 2015 REM • North to the future means renewable energy, not fossil Fuels ADN • Rwanda: Renewable Energy 'Best Way to Mitigate Climate Change' All Africa • What's It Like To Live Without Electricity? As...
Latest renewables news hot off the press - 16/02/2015

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 16/02/2015

Monday, 16 February 2015 REM • U.S. companies pledge to build 20 GW of renewable energy in India Stl Today • Sun Edison commits to build 15,200 MW renewable energy Economic Times • Eurasians tour Israel’s renewable ene...
Renewable Energy can fuel India’s economic growth says IRENA India

Renewable Energy can Fuel India’s economic growth says IRENA

Monday, 16 February 2015 Robin Whitlock

Director-General of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), Adnan Z. Amin has stressed the importance of renewable energy to India’s economic revival.

Testing at NREL aids solar power in Hawaii Hawaii

Testing at NREL aids solar power in Hawaii

Thursday, 12 February 2015 Robin Whitlock

Hawaiian Electric Companies (HECO) has proposed to double its hosting capacity for solar energy following successful LRO testing by the US National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 12/02/2015

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 12/02/2015

Thursday, 12 February 2015 REM • Harvard Scientists Create ‘Bionic Leaf’ That Makes Alcohol From Solar Energy Green Tech Media • Renewable energy: How wind is changing the fortunes of Lewis islanders The Guardian • In...
ABB wins $100 million subsea cable order for Denmark’s largest offshore wind farm

ABB wins $100 million subsea cable order for Denmark’s largest offshore wind farm

Tuesday, 10 February 2015 REM ABB has won an order worth over $100 million from Energinet.dk, the Danish transmission system operator, to build an alternating current cable system that will enable the integration and transmission ...
£50 million fund announced for UK waste-to-energy infrastructure

£50 million fund announced for UK waste-to-energy infrastructure

Friday, 06 February 2015 Robin Whitlock

UK Business Minister, Matthew Hancock MP, has announced a £50 million investment by the Green Investment Bank (GIB) into a new fund targeting UK biopower projects.

Obama budget includes big bump in support for renewable energy United States

Obama budget includes big bump in support for renewable energy

Friday, 06 February 2015 Dan McCue President Barack Obama ’s fiscal 2016 budget plan directs billions of dollars toward renewable energy and measures intended to address climate-change, while repealing up close to $50 billion in tax ...