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Europe's offshore wind installations fell in 2014 says trade group


Offshore wind installations in Europe fell by 5.3 per cent in 2014, according to a new report.

Report claims hydrogen conversion the key for renewables

30/01/2015 A new report claims that conversion of power to hydrogen storage could provide the solution required for renewable energy to fl...

GE and Statoil in oil and gas clean energy pact

29/01/2015 GE has joined forces with oil major and Statoil to develop more environmentally and economically sustainable energy solutions.

Further corruption charges possible in Alstom investigation

29/01/2015 In the latest development in a six-year, multi-country corruption investigation involving Alstom’s subsidiaries, prosecutors in...

Interconnections and smart grid vital for flexible Europe power system says report

27/01/2015 The role of interconnectors and smart grid technology in delivering a flexible power system in Europe has been highlighted in a...

Global renewables investment grows to $310bn in 2014


Global investment in renewables rose by 16 per cent to $310bn in 2014, according to findings released this month.

Report advocates binding targets for CCS

27/01/2015 A new EU guideline report delivered by the European Technology Platform for Zero Emissions Power says countries should be given...

Biogas plant in Sweden celebrates world first

27/01/2015 The world’s first large-scale demonstration plant producing biogas via biofuels and forest residues is now supplying gas to the...

Call for energy engineering strategy to be UK election focus

27/01/2015 With 100 days to go until the General Election in the UK, a new study has found that boosting training in engineering should be...

Italy ends incentives to solar power producers


The Italian government has opted to end incentives to the solar power industry.

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