Increase in biofuels will enable Finland to achieve EU climate targets Finland

Increase in bioFuels will enable Finland to achieve EU climate targets

Monday, 16 June 2014 Robin Whitlock

A study has found that an increase in the use of second-generation bioFuels would be the most cost-effective way for Finland to achieve EU emissions targets.

Coffee grounds could be used to make biodiesel says Bath University

Coffee grounds could be used to make biodiesel says Bath University

Monday, 16 June 2014 Robin Whitlock

A new research study conducted by Bath University in the UK has found that oil can be extracted from coffee grounds and then subsequently transformed into biodiesel.

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 13/6/2014

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 13/6/2014

Friday, 13 June 2014 REM • Renewable energy firm Abengoa Yield's shares rise in U.S. debut Reuters • Alternative energy news is made by Australian solar plantHydrogen Fuel News • Developing nations’ policies push re...
REA welcomes political agreement on EU biofuels policy

REA welcomes political agreement on EU bioFuels policy

Friday, 13 June 2014 Robin Whitlock

The Renewable Energy Association (REA) has welcomed the political agreement reached by the EU Energy Council on measures to incorporate indirect land use change (ILUC) into EU bioFuel policy.

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 12/6/2014

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 12/6/2014

Thursday, 12 June 2014 REM • Spain Deals Another Blow To Renewable Power Forbes • Alstom and Saft Provide EDF with An Innovative System of Energy Storage BatteriesNewswire Today • France helps Vietnam develop renewable ...
Government of Gibraltar signs its first PPA for renewable energy Gibraltar

Government of Gibraltar signs its first PPA for renewable energy

Thursday, 12 June 2014 Robin Whitlock

H.M. Government of Gibraltar has this week signed its first power purchase agreement for the provision of renewable energy.

GMZ Energy announces successful testing of high temperature thermoelectric generator

GMZ Energy announces successful testing of high temperature thermoelectric generator

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 REM GMZ Energy, a provider of advanced nano-structured, high-temperature thermoelectric generation power solutions, has announced the successful demonstration of a TEG designed for automotive waste heat r...
CSIRO uses solar energy to generate ‘supercritical’ steam Australia

CSIRO uses solar energy to generate ‘supercritical’ steam

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 Robin Whitlock

Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation(CSIRO) has used solar energy to generate hot and pressurised ‘supercritical’ steam.

Australia falling behind in global renewable energy race Australia

Australia falling behind in global renewable energy race

Friday, 06 June 2014 Robin Whitlock

Australia is increasingly at risk of being left behind as other countries develop renewable energy infrastructure according to a new REN21 report.

Winners of the Intersolar AWARD 2014 announced

Winners of the Intersolar AWARD 2014 announced

Wednesday, 04 June 2014 REM Intersolar Europe, the world's largest exhibition for the solar industry and its partners, has paid tribute to the solar industry's innovative strength for the seventh time. The ten most  innovative ...