Minesto injects first tidal energy into the Faroe Islands’ grid

The marine energy developer has now switched on its 100kW grid-connected tidal kite system in the islands

Tasmania reaches 100% renewable electricity goal two years ahead of schedule

Legislation aims to double the island’s current renewable energy generation by 2040

Highview Power breaks ground on CRYOBattery storage facility in Manchester

The 250MWh project is considered to be one of Europe’s largest energy storage systems

Belarus connects its first nuclear power plant to the grid

Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom, which is developing the project, said the nuclear facility will consist of two reactors, with a total capacity of 2.4GW

National Grid ESO issues warning on stretched electricity supply

The Electricity System Operator warns margins between electricity supply and demand will be tight this evening

‘UK’s largest battery’ plugged into Balancing Mechanism

Flexitricity has begun optimising Gresham House’s 50MW battery in South Yorkshire

Smart homes as green power stations ‘could generate £2.5bn of energy savings by 2030’

Customers who live in AI-powered homes could save £400 annually, according to a report

‘Unusual lull’ in wind power sparks National Grid energy warning

The Electricity System Operator says low levels of wind, generational outages and the balance of imports and exports are to blame for the impending power shortage

Western Australia to build battery larger than 20 tennis courts to power 160k homes

The 100MW battery is expected to support the uptake of renewables and long-term grid stability

Up to $80m on offer for energy demand flexibility across US buildings and grid

The funding will support projects that help improve the energy efficiency of the building stock in the US