Troops to march on brighter days after first solar PV plant joins the Army

The project is part of a programme to increase renewable energy across the defence estate

Projects to allow offshore wind and defence radars to coexist secure £3.6m

Studies suggest offshore wind farms can have a negative impact on radar capabilities by interfering with crucial military communications in the UK

MOD takes aim at 1.4MW subsidy-free solar power plant in Gloucester

It will consist of 5,200 solar panels and generate enough electricity to power around 350 homes

Solar panels defend against high energy costs at MOD site

The Defence College of Logistics, Policing and Administration at Worthy Down has been equipped with a total of 1,625 photovoltaic roof panels

EDF wins government electricity contract

Hospitals, schools and museums across Britain will be powered by EDF Energy after it won the largest ever contract to supply electricity from the government. The French firm, which draws a large amount of its power from nuclear, beat rivals British Gas Business, npower and Scottish Southern and Energy to win the contract from the […]

Tidal energy company hire MoD man

Marine Current Turbines Ltd, a leading tidal stream energy company, has appointed Dr Andrew Tyler as its new Chief Executive Officer. With over 20 years of leading and managing marine science, engineering and technology businesses, Andrew Tyler has significant experience in the offshore oil and gas, commercial maritime, environmental and defence markets. Dr Tyler joins […]