Wind Energy

Renewables – set to undercut fossil fuels, IRENA reports

Energy Generation

Renewables – set to undercut fossil fuels, IRENA reports

By 2020, the best wind and solar projects should provide electricity as low as 3 US cents/kWh.

Utilities and machine learning – the use cases

Energy Generation

Utilities and machine learning – the use cases

Machine learning is becoming increasingly important in day to day utility operations.

Data science and extreme automation key to renewable energy

Energy Generation

Data science and extreme automation key to renewable energy

How weather forecasting, data science and machine learning tackled VELCO's renewables intermittency challenge

Smart consumer trends that utilities should know about

Energy Generation

Smart consumer trends that utilities should know about

Smart cities, smart homes and new smart products are being highlighted for consumers.

Bluetooth 5 is coming – what are the benefits for utility applications?

Energy Generation

Bluetooth 5 is coming – what are the benefits for utility applications?

Longer range, faster speeds, and low energy consumption - Engerati asks module and chip expert u-blox about the promise of the new wireless technology standard.

Farewell DONG, welcome Ørsted

Energy Generation

Farewell DONG, welcome Ørsted

European energy company DONG Energy is rebranding itself as Ørsted Energy to reflect its changing nature in the market.

UK marine energy – tidal lagoon power advances

Energy Generation

UK marine energy – tidal lagoon power advances

The Cardiff tidal lagoon project has secured a grid connection on its way to becoming the first full scale power facility of its type.

UK offshore wind – leading the renewables price decline

Energy Generation

UK offshore wind – leading the renewables price decline

Offshore wind prices have dropped by half over the past two years in the UK.

Wind turbine recycling to start

Energy Generation

Wind turbine recycling to start

EDP Renewables and Thermal Recycling of Composites aim to develop alternatives for recycling wind turbine blades.

Vestas and Tesla to work on wind energy storage solutions

Energy Generation

Vestas and Tesla to work on wind energy storage solutions

Vestas Wind Systems has announced that it is working with Tesla Inc. to research the best way of combining wind turbines and batteries.

Walney Extension set to become the world’s largest offshore wind farm

Energy Generation

Walney Extension set to become the world’s largest offshore wind farm

Electricity has been generated for the first time at DONG Energy’s Walney Extension offshore wind farm, located off the coast of Cumbria, England.