New Zealand chooses Transform Model for low carbon network planning New Zealand

New Zealand chooses Transform Model for low carbon network planning

Thursday, 18 December 2014 Robin Whitlock

EA Technology’s Transform Model has been chosen by New Zealand to evaluate the technical and economic effects on distribution networks of accelerating disruptive low carbon technologies.

Energy co-generation delivers major benefits for owners of large properties says report

Energy co-generation delivers major benefits for owners of large properties says report

Thursday, 18 December 2014 Robin Whitlock

A new white paper from Con Edison Solutions has found that energy co-generation delivers major benefits for owners of large-scale properties in New York.

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 18/12/2014

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 18/12/2014

Thursday, 18 December 2014 REM • Japan Toughens Rules for Renewable Energy Incentive PaymentsBloomberg • Report sees bright future for renewable energy in Minnesota Midwest Energy News • The Intersection of Solar Energy and...
Canadian researchers create world’s first ‘tornado-creating’ wind dome with wind scanner Canada

Canadian researchers create world’s first ‘tornado-creating’ wind dome with wind scanner

Thursday, 18 December 2014 Robin Whitlock

The WindEEE Research Institute has announced the successful installation of a short-range 3D WindScanner within a 3D wind-system generating wind dome.

Vattenfall sells Thanet Offshore Wind Farm transmission infrastructure

Vattenfall sells Thanet Offshore Wind Farm transmission infrastructure

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 Robin Whitlock

The Swedish energy company Vattenfall has agreed a £164 million deal to transfer ownership of the Thanet Offshore Wind Farm electricity export cables and substations.

$300 million project financing secured for 215 MW Panama wind turbine project Panama

$300 million project financing secured for 215 MW Panama wind turbine project

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 Robin Whitlock

Goldwind USA has announced that the International Finance Corporation (IFC) of the World Bank has financed the 215 MW second phase of the Penonome Wind Project in Panama.

Alstom secures a second wind turbine contract in South Korea South Korea

Alstom secures a second wind turbine contract in South Korea

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 Robin Whitlock

Alstom has been awarded a contract by DaeMyoung Energy Corporation of South Korea to supply wind turbines for Gowon wind farm in Gangwon Province.

Acciona Energía awarded 600 GWh a year of renewable electricity supply in Chile

Acciona Energía awarded 600 GWh a year of renewable electricity supply in Chile

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 REM Acciona Energía will supply 600 gigawatts a year over 15 years to Chilean electric power distributors that operate in the Central Interconnected System after being awarded this level of supply in the...
IRENA Recruiting a Deputy Director-General

IRENA Recruiting a Deputy Director-General

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 REM

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is currently recruiting a Deputy Director-General for the IRENA Secretariat.

Martifer Solar develops PV plant in the UK

Martifer Solar develops PV plant in the UK

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 REM Martifer Solarhas completed development of a 4.27 MW PV plant in the UK for Smartenergy Renewables AG. Located near Exeter, the Francis Court solar plant is part of the portfolio of projects being dev...