CfD: Government to back 12GW of renewable energy capacity in next auction

It intends to double the capacity of renewable energy and expand the number of technologies supported when the fourth round opens in late 2021

London-based bank buys stake in Polish power producer Tauron

By 2030, the company aims to generate more than 65% of its energy from zero and low emission sources while reducing greenhouse gas emissions by half

ScottishPower achieves ‘pioneering world first’ after blackout boost from wind farm

The energy company said its successful project at Dersalloch wind farm in South Ayrshire proves wind power can restore a ‘blacked-out’ section of the transmission network

UK’s total onshore wind capacity ‘could reach 30GW by 2030’

RenewableUK expects the most significant increases in onshore wind deployments to take place from 2025 onwards

Ørsted starts building 298MW onshore wind farm in Nebraska

It follows the acquisition and final investment decision of the Haystack Wind project in Wayne County

EU bank supports four wind farms in Poland with €42m loan

They will have a total installed capacity of 102.5MW and generate enough electricity to power more than 60,000 households at peak times

Orkney Islands Council submits application for Hoy Wind Farm

It is part of Orkney’s Community Wind Farm Project and will consist of six turbines, with a maximum height of 149.9 metres

Vattenfall opens largest Dutch onshore wind farm

The former Wieringermeer wind farm has officially been renamed Princess Ariane Wind Farm and consists of 82 turbines

Giant onshore wind farm in Austria granted €107.4m

The 143MW wind farm will generate enough electricity to power around 90,000 homes

New partnership targets 138MW of onshore wind farms in India

The first project to be built is the 38MW Balenahalli development, which will generate clean electricity to power more than 145,000 people