Government urged to delay boiler ban by nine years

A think tank has said the current 2026 deadline does not give enough time to scale up the heat pump capacity

Sun King raises $260m to ramp up clean energy access in Africa and Asia

To date, the company has helped power the lives of 82m people across 40 countries through its solar home systems that power lights, mobile phones and larger home appliances

Australia commits $25.6m for microgrid feasibility research

The studies will investigate whether establishing a microgrid or upgrading existing off-grid technologies would better meet the energy needs of regional and remote communities

New project aims to power up 450,000 homes in rural Myanmar

More than two thirds of households in rural areas rely on candles, kerosene, low quality batteries and diesel generators to meet their power needs

Japanese firm invests in UK-based Winch Energy

The company develops and operates autonomous mini generation and distribution systems comprised of solar panels, battery storage and smart meters

Mixed technology approach to decarbonising off-grid homes ‘could save £7bn’

Liquid Gas UK notes this offers the equivalent of more than £4,700 of savings for homeowners

Guest Blog: Richard Burrell – Time to turn up the heat on decarbonisation targets

Decarbonising the UK’s heat network is one of the biggest energy challenges we face. The role of bioenergy, including biomass, in helping meet net zero heat emissions, has been convincingly outlined by the Renewable Energy Association’s (REA) Bioenergy Strategy report this week.

National Trust to upgrade off-grid energy tech at Gibson Mill

The mill, near Hebden Bridge in Yorkshire. was originally built around the year 1800 and is entirely energy self-sufficient

Nissan and OPUS Camper
Nissan and OPUS Campers team up for in-tents battery project

They have built a trailer using old EV batteries to deliver up to a week’s worth of off-grid power

Portable solar power looks to light up disaster relief zones

Crowdfunding site Indiegogo is working with renewable developer Renovagen to deploy its technology