EON gets greenlight for Humber wind farm

E.ON has been given the go-ahead to build a 230MW wind farm off the coast of Humberside. The Humber Gateway wind farm will be located 8km off the Holderness Coast in the East Riding of Yorkshire and will have the capacity to provide up to 150,000 homes with energy from 77 turbines. Michael Lewis, managing […]

Scottish ports biomass plans unveiled

Plans for two renewable energy plants in Scotland are on display this week. Forth Energy is to build biomass facilities in the ports of Leith and Rosyth to encourage the development of more offshore wind power in the area, as well as provide a boost for Scotland’s timber industry in the country. The Leith plant […]

£400m renewable energy centre set for Humberside

A shipbreaking firm wants to build a £400m renewable energy centre on Humberside. Able UK is the country’s biggest shipbreaker and hit the headlines four years ago when it dismantled ships from the so called US ‘ghost fleet’ of Secord World War vessels. Now Able has had its plans for a marine energy park approved […]