New York State installs 2.3MW community solar array

The facility is already operational and benefitting 373 households and a local church

California pledges to go carbon neutral by 2045

The move backs up its recent commitment to shift to 100% renewables by the same date

Scientists take step forward in solar production of hydrogen

Researchers at the University of Cambridge have used artificial photosynthesis to generate the clean gas

Spinning turbine catches prestigious innovation award

The O-Wind project is able to generate energy using wind from any direction

Solar industry ‘could face significant job losses with new government proposals’

A Renewable Energy Association subsidiary says closing the Feed-in Tariff and removing the Export Tariff will harm the sector

Foresight Group buys 14.4MW wind farm from German renewable firm

The North Pickenham wind farm is made up of eight turbines

Scottish Government approves test turbine licence until 2029

The 7MW Levenmouth Offshore Wind Demonstration Turbine aims to accelerate the pace of renewable innovations

Energy giant innogy confirms financial close on 860MW wind farm

MHI Vestas will provide the offshore project with 90 of its 9.5MW machines

Facebook ‘likes’ renewables so much, it plans to go 100% clean by 2020

The social media giant has also promised to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 75% by this time

Project to install heat pumps in retirement homes ‘to save 4,000 tonnes of CO2’

Rendesco says its £5.5 million crowdfunded bond has already raised £3.69m of its £5.5m target