Wind and solar energy
Third of UK electricity came from renewables in Q3 2018

A new statistical release published by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy shows this is a new record

Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland nears 40% clean energy target

The country saw 38.2% of its total power consumption supplied by renewables in 2018

Wind turbines
Vestas turbines gusted up to a 22% market share in 2018

The turbine manufacturer saw 10.1GW of its onshore turbines commissioned throughout the year

Hyundai
Hydrogen and Hyundai – a match made in heaven?

The ‘parts and service’ arm of the South Korean carmaker has installed a hydrogen-powered emergency generation system

US flag
US power sector cuts carbon intensity through 2018

A new report suggests this is due to cleaner electricity generation and energy efficiency improvements.

India’s Narendra Modi government rolls out the coal

Since coming to power in 2014, it has deployed 52 new coal mines

Coal-fired power plant
Germany commits to ending coal power by 2038

The country currently has 84 coal-fired power stations in operation

Green piggy bank
2018 saw clean investment top $300bn for fifth year in a row

Total investment into renewable technologies hit $332.1bn last year, down 8% on 2017

Solar Panels
India to take the crown for solar energy

A massive 5GW facility has been announced, to be built in the state of Jammu and Kashmir

UK power generation ‘down to lowest level in 25 years’

The country produced 335TWh of electricity through 2018, around 63TWh less than in 2005