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Over the last few years, government decisions have really eroded your potential value as a generator.

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OECD renewable energy production in October up 5% on previous year

The latest Monthly Electricity Statistics report from the International Energy Agency shows this accounted for 27.5% of total net production

Austria to equip one million homes with solar panels by 2030

The nation’s first Conservative-Green coalition government also committed to reaching net zero by 2040

Canadian nuclear power plant sends out emergency alert in error

The warning was sent out from the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station at around 07:30 local time on Sunday to people who were within six miles of the facility

Indian energy efficiency upgrades avoid 15% of additional energy demand

The International Energy Agency also found the nation reduced carbon dioxide emissions by 300 million tonnes between 2000 and 2018

Coal-fired power plant in Montana to close two units

Plant owner Talen Montana says the units, which have a capacity of 614MW, will be permanently retired on 31st December

African and South American sustainability ‘leaps and bounds ahead of EU’

The report notes while many EU countries are struggling to reach their 32% renewable energy usage target by 2030, nations such as Paraguay and the Democratic Republic of the Congo are already producing 100% renewable energy

GRIDSERVE completes ‘UK’s most advanced solar farm’

The 34.7MW solar facility in York uses technologies such as bifacial panels and trackers to increase solar generation by 20%

Scotland launches wind energy and net zero consultations

The consultations will inform the pipeline of future offshore wind development and improve understanding of the nation’s role in reaching carbon-neutral status

ENGIE and EDF sign £350m deal to extend facilities management partnership

The agreement means ENGIE will now continue to provide a range of nuclear power plant services until 2027