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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

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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

Coal demand ‘set to remain stable through to 2023’

Predicted declines in Europe and North America are expected to be offset by strong growth in India and Southeast Asia

UK installed more than 2GW of offshore wind in 2018

RenewableUK says the record-breaking amount of new capacity is enough to power enough to power 2,300,000 homes

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France bids adieu to 14 of its nuclear power stations

President Emmanuel Macron has announced the reactors will be shut down by 2035

Biggest solar plant down under enters operation

Neoen’s Coleambally Solar Farm has a total capacity of 189MW

UK power capacity ‘to drop by a third without new nuclear’

Trade union Prospect warns this generation shortfall could occur by 2030

New wind turbine tech gets revved up by passing vehicles

Devecitech’s ENLIL technology takes up very little space and can generate wind energy in a number of ways

CorPower’s marine tech successfully tested in real sea conditions

This makes it the first device supported by Wave Energy Scotland to do so