Octopus transforms former US air station into wind farm

Octopus Energy’s generation arm will harness the potential of a disused site to generate enough clean energy for 13,500 homes

UK response to US and EU green strategies delayed until autumn

Chancellor Jeremy Hunt has said the delay will allow the UK to evaluate the EU’s response

IEA: “Countries must triple renewable energy investment by 2030 to fight climate change”

In its flagship report, the IEA estimates nearly $4 trillion needs to be invested by 2030 to get the world on track for 1.5°C

Africa’s greener and pleasant lands

The African continent is going green in a big way. A new report reveals major African nations are moving to renewable energy to solve their power supply problems. The study by market trends analysts Timetric, showed Nigeria leading the way in biomass and solar, South Africa in wind, DR Congo in hydroelectric and Kenya in […]

Renewable energy country attractiveness index

Established in 2003, this global quarterly publication from Ernst & Young ranks 40 countries on the attractiveness of their renewable energy investment and deployment opportunities, based on a number of macro, energy market and technology-specific indicators. To download the report, please click on this link EY RECAI May 2013 For a precis of the report, […]