UK to hold CfD auctions every year

The Business Secretary said the change in the frequency will boost renewable energy generation

CfD scheme to return money to electricity suppliers for the first time

Around £39 million is to be returned in the first quarter of 2022

EU approves €22.5bn Polish scheme to support offshore wind farms

The aid will be granted in the form of a two-way Contract for Difference premium

CfD scheme set to add 6.8GW of renewable capacity in the UK

The first three months of 2021 saw operational capacity under the CfD scheme rise to 5.6GW

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

Renewables investment firm buys stake in East Anglia One wind farm

It has an installed renewable capacity of 34MW, providing enough clean electricity to power the equivalent of more than 630,000 homes

Maxine Mayhew appointed to Low Carbon Contracts Company

She is the Managing Director of the Natural Resources Division at Costain, where she is responsible for the continued development of the energy, water and defence markets

Kent CHP plant becomes first operational waste-to-energy CfD facility

Wheelabrator Kemsley is expected to have a final installed capacity of 45MW and be capable of processing up to 550,000 tonnes of non-recyclable waste every year

SSEN resubmits plan for £709m Shetland power link

Ofgem rejected the proposal last October after SSEN failed to secure a Contract for Difference in the government’s auction for the Viking Energy Wind Farm

World’s largest turbines picked for biggest offshore wind farm in Yorkshire

The Haliade-X 12MW turbine blade is 107 metres long and is said to be bigger than nine London buses or the pitch at Wembley Stadium or the Statue of Liberty