Orkney tidal turbine prototype showcases ‘phenomenal performance’

The 2MW floating tidal turbine has clocked a record level of electricity generation

UK grid balancing tech for renewable integration granted £1m

Faraday Grid aims to develop a full-scale demonstrator device with a capacity of between 2MW and 3MW

Buckinghamshire business park plans subsidy-free solar project

It will have a capacity of more than 15MW, with provision for adding battery storage at a later date

More than two-thirds of UK public ‘want to see end of Big Six’

The majority of Brits would rather see a cleaner, more distributed energy system put into place

Energy switching trial boosts customer savings, finds Ofgem

Customers did not have to provide complicated information about their existing tariff to see personalised savings

‘Record-breaking’ public support to use tax system to tackle plastic waste

The government’s recent call for evidence attracted an ‘unprecedented’ 162,000 responses

More than £300k announced to bin litter across UK

The government funding aims to help councils, charities, businesses and public projects take innovative steps to tackle waste

Switching start-up emerges victorious from Dragon’s Den

Look After My Bills sold 3% of its equity for a record figure of £120,000

Reebok runs towards sustainability with corn and cotton trainers

The footwear giant’s new option for vegan consumers even comes in a recycled package

EU approves three Danish renewable energy support schemes

They will back solar projects as well as onshore and offshore wind turbines