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‘Revolutionary’ Nova turbine is market ready
Tidal energy company Nova Innovation has successfully completed a project to manufacture its market-ready direct-drive tidal turbine.
UK solar giant given go-ahead
The UK government has granted permission for the construction of a 350 MW solar farm to go ahead.
EDL commissions 56 MW Australian hybrid
Global energy firm EDL has completed the 56 MW Agnew hybrid renewable energy plant in Western Australia.
690 MW Nevada solar-storage project approved
The US federal government has given final approval for the Gemini solar-storage project in Nevada.
Bombora and ORE Catapult to develop co-located floating renewables
Wave energy developer Bombora has joined forces with the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s Marine Energy Engineering Centre of Excellence (MEECE) in Wales to launch...
Renewables’ share rises to all-time high in Germany
Renewables covered around 52% of gross power consumed in Germany during the first quarter of 2020. Gross power consumption encompasses all electricity used in a country, but for...
Developers boost Morlais tidal ambitions
Three tidal stream turbine developers have agreed to deploy technology at the Morlais project in North Wales.
European tidal generation jumps 50 %
European tidal stream projects generated 50 per cent more electricity in 2019 compared with 2018, according to statistics released by Ocean Energy Europe (OEE).
Uzbekistan shortlists 54 solar bidders
Uzbekistan’s government has shortlisted 54 companies interested in bidding to build 200 MW of solar PV capacity.
Uzbekistan seeks solar investment EoI
Uzbekistan is looking for developers interested in building up to 400 MW of solar photovoltaic capacity.
Total targets 2 GW in Spain
Total has announced plans to build 2 GW of solar energy capacity in Spain.
Neoen preps for Culcairn build
French renewables developer Neoen has submitted the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for a 350 MW solar power plant in New South Wales, Australia.
Planners approve Greengate solar farm
Local planners in Alberta, Canada, have given the go-ahead for the construction of a 400 MW solar farm.
Galp takes the lead in Iberian solar
Portuguese oil and gas firm Galp has sealed a deal to acquire 2.9 GW of solar power capacity in Spain.
Total pioneers solar in Qatar
Total has won a contract to develop Qatar’s first large-scale solar power plant.
Solarcentury secures funding
Solar power firm Solarcentury has secured €54.8 million of funding for the construction of two large-scale solar farms in Spain.
Go-ahead for major tidal project in Nova Scotia
Nova Innovation has landed its largest project to date – it has received a permit to develop a 1.5 MW tidal array in Petit Passage, in the Bay of Fundy.
Enerparc seals solar PPA
Enerparc has sealed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Statkraft covering five solar power parks in Germany.
FRV plans Australian solar-battery project
Renewable energy developer FRV has submitted plans for the construction of a large-scale solar PV farm and battery storage facility in South Australia.