RE100 members ‘will need to buy an extra 189TWh of clean power by 2030’

Bloomberg New Energy Finance suggests companies signed up to the corporate leadership initiative could face a collective shortfall of 189TWh by this time

Danish energy trading firm inks PPA with world’s first floating wind farm

Danske Commodities is owned by energy giants Equinor and Masdar

Marine energy developer Minesto secures €2.5m EU funding

It is working with utility company SEV for the development and operation of its Deep Green technology in Vestmannasund

Facebook makes first direct investment into renewables

The social media giant will be the sole tax equity investor for a 379MW solar project in Texas

TESS 2019: How can energy users manage the market and address political risks?

Jeremy Nicholson, Corporate Affairs Officer at Alfa Energy Group will be addressing the topic at The Energy Solutions Show

Offshore wind
Microsoft inks PPA for Dutch offshore wind energy

It is the company’s 14th renewable PPA and brings its total clean energy portfolio to more than 1.5GW

Lightsource BP powers up 2.3MW subsidy-free solar farm

It will provide 30% of the annual electricity needs of NSG Group’s European Technical Centre in Lancashire

Vattenfall to buy power from ‘largest’ Dutch onshore wind farm

The 220 existing turbines at the Zeewolde wind farm will be replaced by 91 ‘larger and more powerful’ ones

National Trust Wales makes a splash with hydropower PPA

The 45KW Gelli Iago hydro scheme in Snowdonia will become part of Limejump’s virtual power platform

Wind turbine
Centrica to provide balancing services for wind PPA in Norway

It has signed a contract with global aluminium firm Alcoa for the commercial services for power generation from the 197MW Guleslettene wind installation