IRENA and China State Grid join forces to advance clean energy transition

The agreement aims to advance the global energy transformation towards a net zero future particularly in developing countries

Statkraft to develop 102MW wind farms in Chile

The Torsa wind project consists of three wind farms with 19 turbines, which will generate enough electricity to power around 100,000 households

Iberdrola and MAPFRE set up renewable energy joint venture

They aim to add green energy projects to reach a portfolio of up to 1,000MW in Spain

OVO Energy and Ørsted seal major power purchase agreement

The energy supplier has purchased 100% of the power generated from the offshore 90MW Barrow wind farm

First power generated from subsidy-free Gordonbush Extension Wind Farm in Scotland

When completed, the wind farm will generate 38MW of electricity, enough to power around 46,000 homes in the UK every year

Energy Institute announces Dr Nick Wayth as new CEO

The move will follow the departure of current CEO Louise Kingham on 4th May

Floating solar project in Albania granted €9.1m loan

State-owned utility KESH will build the 12.9MW solar farm on the Vau i Dejës hydropower plant reservoir

Norway buys 50% of Ørsted’s Borssele 1 & 2 offshore wind farm for €1.3bn

The wind farm generates enough power to annually cover one million households in the Netherlands

China’s coal boom ‘outweighs global coal plant retirements’

China commissioned 38.4GW of new coal plants last year while 37.8GW of coal-fired generation retired globally, according to a new report

Canada’s energy transition ‘could threaten 460k jobs’

As many as three-quarters of the country’s oil and gas workers could be displaced in the next 30 years, new report estimates