‘Hollow Mountain’: Drax submits plans to expand pumped storage hydropower station

The power station will be located inside Ben Cruachan – Argyll’s highest mountain – and become the first newly-constructed plant of its kind in more than 40 years

Global Infrastructure Partners acquires wpd’s offshore wind business

The offshore portfolio includes interests in five operating and under construction projects in Germany, France and Taiwan and 30GW of global offshore wind pipeline at various stages of development

Lightsource bp to co-develop 150MW fishery solar project in Taiwan

The Budai project will produce enough renewable electricity to power around 43,000 homes annually

New EU cross-border energy infrastructure rules end support for oil and gas projects

The Council has adopted a revised Trans-European Networks for Energy Regulation, which also introduces mandatory sustainability criteria for all projects

Greencoat UK snaps up 12.5% stake in Hornsea 1 for £400m

The acquisition of the stake in the 1.2GW offshore wind farm off east England is expected to complete in the third quarter of the year

UK has allegedly underspent £240m in green projects

The money was reportedly handed back to the Treasury in the last financial year

British actor joins community group asking for review of East Anglia permits

The offshore wind farms which will be developed by ScottishPower Renewables were touted by Ralph Fiennes as a “total disaster” for Suffolk

Norway eyes 30GW of offshore wind capacity by 2040

The next licensing round for new offshore wind areas will be carried out in 2025

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

Climate activists disrupt Kwasi Kwarteng’s business lunch

The Business Secretary has been urged to support a windfall tax on oil companies