Indonesia to replace ageing fossil-fuel plants to make way for renewables

The country is looking to retire its 2,256 diesel plants by the end of 2020

Gujrat Urja Vikas Nigam issues tender for 700MW of solar power

The plants will be located in the state of Gujrat, in the 1GW Dholera Solar Park on a build-own-operate basis

Green certificate sale in India witnesses 64% hike in February

The Indian Energy Index recorded a trade of £16,008 worth of RECs in February 2020, owing to high demand

India sets aside $55m for municipal solid-waste based projects

The Indian government plans to expand its waste-to-energy programme to municipal waste with a target of 200MW

Ireland announces €1m for three geothermal projects

The funding by SEAI and GSI is to support research and innovation into providing clean heat and power from the ground

New York Governor unveils 21 renewable energy projects

The newly-announced green projects are expected to generate a total clean capacity of 1,278MW

Good Energy has secured its largest ever clean power deal

The firm will procure renewable energy from a 210MW offshore wind farm owned by Ørsted

Ancala wraps up ‘largest wind farm’ acquisition in Cyprus

The wind farm comprises 41 wind turbines and produces around 5% of Cyprus’ entire electricity generation

Floating wind tech winners to share a slice of £1m funding

Eight winners of a Scottish Government-funded floating wind competition have been announced, including businesses behind a 3D-printed anchor and a self-charging mooring line

RWE to invest €5bn in continued expansion of renewables by 2022

The energy giant plans for around a fifth of this net investment to be located in Germany