Vestas enters Colombian wind market with 20MW turbine order

The wind project is forecast to cement the country’s plans to bring more renewables into its energy mix

US Government re-establishes Arctic Energy Office

It will drive collaboration on the Department of Energy’s activities in the Arctic region, including the development of advanced microgrids and nuclear power systems

IEA calls on G20 to accelerate clean energy transition

Accelerating the deployment of low carbon technologies could push the energy transition forward, according to the IEA and B20

Giant Tesla batteries help balance UK’s electricity grid for the first time

Tesla has become the first user to participate in National Grid ESO’s balancing mechanism scheme with the new application programming interface

Solar plant in Kazakhstan granted $42.6m loan to help the country meet CO2 targets

The new project is forecast to reduce annual carbon dioxide emissions by more than 80,000 tonnes

US Government awards carbon capture project with $1.5m additional funding

The investment will support the next phase of the development of a facility designed to capture, use and store two million tonnes of carbon dioxide every year

‘Globally significant’ lithium resources found in Cornwall’s geothermal waters

Cornish Lithium says geothermal waters in the south-west of the UK contain some of the world’s highest grades of lithium

‘Almost 10,000 nuclear industry jobs at stake without Sizewell C’

Up to a third of roles at certain companies are identified as being at risk, the Sizewell C Consortium estimates

Morocco’s renewable sector ‘to make up 52% of capacity mix by 2030’

Last year, renewables, including hydropower capacity, made up roughly 34% of Morocco’s overall capacity mix while thermal generation represented the other 66%.

Galloper offshore wind farm secures green credentials

It received the ISO 14001 certification, an internationally-recognised Environmental Management System, which highlights continuous improvement and reduced environmental impact