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.

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 24/11/2014

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 24/11/2014

Monday, 24 November 2014 REM • Solar and Wind Energy Start to Win on Price vs. Conventional FuelsThe New York Times • Renewable energy starting to win on price Boston Globe • Why has investment in renewable energy project...
Latest renewables news hot off the press - 21/11/2014

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 21/11/2014

Friday, 21 November 2014 REM • Tata Power Renewable Energy to invest in wind energy firmsEconomic Times • Feds reject renewable energy project in Silurian Valley The Los Angeles Times • Farms could supply enough renewable...
IKEA makes its largest wind farm investment to date

IKEA makes its largest wind farm investment to date

Friday, 21 November 2014 Robin Whitlock

The IKEA Group has announced that it has purchased its second wind farm in the United States from Apex Clean Energy: a 165-megawatt wind farm in Cameron County, Texas.

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 20/11/2014

Latest renewables news hot off the press - 20/11/2014

Thursday, 20 November 2014 REM • Amazon Vows to Run on 100 Percent Renewable EnergyWired • Google Engineers Explain Why They Stopped R&D in Renewable Energy Green Tech Media • US Ex-Im Bank Offers $1 Billion Renewable E...
Royal Household joins the UK Fit for the Future Network

Royal Household joins the UK Fit for the Future Network

Thursday, 20 November 2014 Robin Whitlock The organisation supporting the British Monarchy, the Royal Household, has joined carbon cutting network Fit for the Future, launched by the National Trust and sustainable energy charity Ashden in 201...
UK pledges to help hardest hit by climate change

UK pledges to help hardest hit by climate change

Thursday, 20 November 2014 Robin Whitlock

The UK has committed up to £720 million to the Green Climate Fund, joining other major economies to help developing countries adapt to climate change and go low-carbon.

Trina Solar signs 10 MW EPC agreement for Jordanian solar PV plant Jordan

Trina Solar signs 10 MW EPC agreement for Jordanian solar PV plant

Thursday, 20 November 2014 Robin Whitlock

Global PV company Trina Solar has signed an agreement with Shamsuna Power Company to design, build, operate and maintain a 10 MW solar power project in Aqaba, Jordan.