IKEA owner bags 49% stake in eight Russian solar farms

The total capacity of 160MW is forecast to provide enough electricity to power 17 IKEA stores in Russia

UK tops European wind energy investment ranking in 2020 with €13bn

Europe injected an estimated €43 billion into new wind farms in 2020, a new report estimates

Octopus Energy and Ebico join forces to make sustainable heating cheaper

The partnership will launch two new energy deals for credit meter and prepayment meter customers

Can hair waste make solar panels work better?

Researchers at Queensland University of Technology found that hair scraps can be used to improve the performance of perovskites solar cells

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

Energy Institute announces Dr Nick Wayth as new CEO

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

Wind farms become one of the most ‘Instagrammable’ places for Scots influencers

A new study finds 250,000 Scottish 16-24-year-olds have taken a picture of a wind turbine

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

Troops to march on brighter days after first solar PV plant joins the Army

The project is part of a programme to increase renewable energy across the defence estate

Statkraft completes construction of its second Irish energy storage project

The 26MW project will provide the stability needed to ensure smooth integration of renewables in Ireland’s grid