Tesla announces application for licence to generate electricity

It has not yet been made clear why the company has applied for the licence, which was made to the Gas and Electricity Markets Authority

Optimal weather for solar power sees UK hit longest coal-free period since pre-industrial times

A press release sent out this morning by the Solar Trade Association states coal power has been offline since the morning of 10th April

New 20 MW Flexible Generation Plant Online

Ylem Energy Ltd – one of the UK’s leading flexible energy generation providers – has announced that its latest natural-gas-fuelled flexible generation system has commenced operation.

Around 90% of Scotland’s power demand now provided by renewables

This is an increase of 14% year-on-year across the country, which has set a target of 100% by 2020.

UK’s renewable adoption rate ‘has driven fastest decarbonisation in world’

An independent analysis by academics from Imperial College London says the power sector’s emissions fell from 161 million tonnes in 2010 to 54 million metric tonnes in 2019 as a result of clean electricity

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Under-construction coal plant in Poland has financing suspended

Polish energy companies Enea SA and Energa SA have announced they have halted financing for the 1GW Ostrołęka C facility due to shifting economic and political contexts

UK’s electricity network companies unveil 1MW resource registers

The new registers showcase information for a range of electricity generators, storage facilities and flexibility providers across the country

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What can I do to maximise the value of my power?

Over the last few years, government decisions have really eroded your potential value as a generator.

Hinkley Point B hits 300TWh milestone

This means the facility, which originally came online in 1976, now holds the UK record for generating more electricity than any other nuclear power station in the country

Why it’s so important for businesses to switch to renewables

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