RWE Renewables’ battery storage powers up in Ireland

It is the first of two battery storage facilities RWE is bringing online in Ireland this year

Octopus Energy adds £3.4bn worth of renewable projects to its portfolio

The firm has today announced the acquisition of the investment group Octopus Renewables

UKSMR consortium joins European nuclear industry group

The consortium is designing a low-cost factory-built nuclear power station, also known as a small modular reactor

Winds of change for energy prices across Europe…

Our latest European Market podcast on electricity and gas commodity prices sees the extensive development of renewables across Europe and with it a wind of change for generation sources and prices.

Energy Institute CEO Louise Kingham to join bp as UK country head

She will join the company in May, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience across a broad range of issues within the energy industry

Ford to electrify its entire European passenger vehicle range by 2030

The manufacturer will invest $1 billion in a new electric vehicle manufacturing facility in Cologne

Planned hydrogen projects lift off in Europe

Planned or announced projects are almost double those currently operating says report

Renewables ‘overtook fossil fuels as the EU main electricity source for first time in 2020’

Wind and solar generated a fifth of Europe’s electricity last year, a new report finds

Volkswagen tripled sales of electric vehicles in 2020

The most popular model was the ID.3, with 56,500 units sold, even though it only came on the market in September

EU bank agrees €5.9bn support for renewables and green transport

The European Investment Bank is backing the development of wind farms, the rollout of smart meters and improving the energy efficiency of public buildings