Octopus Energy says Hola to Spanish energy market!

The company has acquired green energy startup Umeme and has committed to investing up to £60 million in its Spanish expansion

Enel to buy 527MW of hydro capacity for €1bn

The company will acquire the assets from the Italian renewable energy group ERG

US installed 26GW of new clean power in 2020

US wind, utility solar and battery storage power capacity has now topped 170GW, according to a new report

Energy transition may come from space!

IRENA and the European Space Agency will work together to develop a roadmap on the use of space data for the greening of the energy sector

RWE optimises offshore wind fleet with new software technology

The cloud-based software manages information on personnel, as well as each vessel

Eni boosts renewable portfolio in France and Spain

The acquisitions total more than 4GW of capacity across both countries

REA: ‘More government action is needed if the UK is to achieve its net zero aims’

The REA’s new report reveals that although progress in decarbonisation has been made, reduced support schemes and a lack of policy have slowed progress

Masdar bags 440MW solar PV deal in Uzbekistan

Nearly $300m will be spent on the development of two solar PV projects with a combined capacity of 220MW

Yorkshire Water launches 2030 net zero pathway

The water utility plans to embrace more renewables and deploy land-based solutions to accelerate its decarbonisation

Could electric BMWs stabilise the grid?

EV batteries will become energy storage units to deliver electricity to the grid when needed in a pilot research project