Ørsted to acquire 121MW onshore wind farm in Illinois

The wind project is contracted via power purchase agreements with Mars, Silgan Containers and BHJ USA

New 200MW onshore wind farm powered up in Texas

El Algodon Alto consists of 91 wind turbines and will generate enough electricity to power more than 60,000 homes a year

Boris talks about cutting bills for those living near onshore wind farms

The Prime Minister said householders might ‘buy into’ living closer to onshore wind projects if they have lower bills

Iberdrola agrees its ‘largest ever’ green loan of €1bn with Santander

The funds will finance the acquisition of turbines for both onshore and offshore windfarm projects

SSE buys wind energy portfolio from Siemens Gamesa for €580m

The deal includes a 3.9GW pipeline of onshore wind projects in Spain, France, Italy and Greece

‘More wind, more solar, more nuclear’, says Kwasi Kwarteng

The Business Secretary delivered a new speech explaining what the Energy Security Strategy will entail and the key takeaways

‘China deployed half the world’s new wind capacity last year’

The country installed more capacity last year than the rest of the world has in five, according to a new report

Onshore wind falloff ‘could add £125 to energy bills’

If new onshore wind farms are not built a future gas crisis could add about £10 billion a year to bills, new study finds

Did the Treasury block an insulation boost through Energy Security Strategy?

Energy Minister Lord Callanan has admitted the Treasury has blocked further spending on energy efficiency

SSE boss says Energy Security Strategy shows ‘welcomed ambition’

Alistair Phillips-Davies provides his thoughts on the government’s announcement