UK dominates offshore wind market, ‘owning a quarter of total global portfolio’

The UK has retained its top spot in the industry in terms of projects in the pipeline or already in use, boasting a total capacity of 38.9GW

Nitrogen dioxide air pollution in China fell by 48% during the coronavirus lockdown

While some of this reduction is expected in normal years due to the Lunar New Year public holiday and weather changes, levels were still 21% below the average for 2015-19

Floating solar power plants making waves across Asia-Pacific

A new report suggests countries in Asia leads European nations in deploying floating solar farms

Global wind and solar generation smash new record, doubling since 2013

Europe generated almost 18% of its electricity by wind and solar last year, while China, India and the US were all above the global average of 8%, according to a new report

EDF inks agreement to develop its first offshore wind projects in China

The agreement includes the development and operation of 502MW of offshore wind projects in the North Shanghai

GE Renewable Energy expands green footprint in China

The renewable power company will supply 12 wind turbines and a two-year service agreement to a 30MW wind farm in China

Volvo Cars powers factory in Chengdu with 100% renewable power

This change is estimated to reduce the plant’s carbon dioxide emissions by more than 11,000 tonnes per year

Vestas to supply 17 wind turbines to Chinese offshore project

The global wind turbine manufacturer will also provide service and maintenance under a five-year agreement

FAO launches carbon-neutral tea initiative to mitigate climate change

The new project will explore practices to sequester carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and reduce greenhouse gas emissions at each stage in the tea value chain

London Offshore Consultants to provide risk assessments for China’s Jieyang II wind farm

The wind farm has an installed capacity of 350MW and consists of 64 wind turbines