Scotland’s offshore wind plans get £920k boost

Energy Generation

Scotland’s offshore wind plans get £920k boost

A new programme is aimed at optimising Scotland’s offshore wind development through a platform of research.

Norway – could it become the world’s first country to go 100% electric?

Energy Generation

Norway – could it become the world’s first country to go 100% electric?

Norway could become the world’s first fully electric-powered country by 2050, according to industry advisory body Energi Norge.

London’s £85m district heating infrastructure is taking shape

Energy Generation

London’s £85m district heating infrastructure is taking shape

A new district heating network in London will help supply a £6bn business and housing development.

Renewables and energy efficiency – better together than in isolation

Energy Generation

Renewables and energy efficiency – better together than in isolation

Renewables and energy efficiency must work together to maximise their contribution to global energy decarbonisation.

Austrian grid operator to modernise its energy  infrastructure

Energy Generation

Austrian grid operator to modernise its energy infrastructure

Utility networks operator Austrian Power Grid has awarded Finnish engineering firm Pöyry to upgrade its grid system.

PV generation forecasting tool to save UK money

Energy Generation

PV generation forecasting tool to save UK money

Researchers at the University of Sheffield have developed a service to forecast energy generation levels from PV up to three days in advance.

Wind farm reactive power compensation – contributing to grid code requirements

Energy Generation

Wind farm reactive power compensation – contributing to grid code requirements

Power systems studies are essential to ensure new wind farms have adequate reactive power compensation, S&C Electric Company tells Engerati.

UK’s Elgin Energy to build solar farm in Scotland

Energy Generation

UK’s Elgin Energy to build solar farm in Scotland

Planning permission has been granted for a 20MW solar farm in Scotland.

Czech Republic gets €44.5m to develop ‘greener transportation’

Energy Generation

Czech Republic gets €44.5m to develop ‘greener transportation’

The EU has approved plans for a network of recharging stations for low emission vehicles in the Czech Republic.

French islands – solar-storage prices down 40%

Energy Generation

French islands – solar-storage prices down 40%

New tender awards in France demonstrate the falling costs of renewables.

Eneco’s wind farms to power Holland’s airports

Energy Generation

Eneco’s wind farms to power Holland’s airports

The Royal Schiphol Group’s business units will run on sustainable power.