UK dominates offshore wind market, ‘owning a quarter of total global portfolio’

The UK has retained its top spot in the industry in terms of projects in the pipeline or already in use, boasting a total capacity of 38.9GW

BEAMA and RenewableUK join forces to build low carbon energy system

The partnership will focus on attracting investments for the decarbonisation of transmission and distribution networks and the electrification of heat and transport

Emma Pinchbeck appointed as new head of Energy UK

She will join the trade body in July 2020 from RenewableUK, where she served as deputy head from 2016

UK energy storage sector sees ‘massive growth’

The total capacity of battery storage planning applications has soared from nearly 6,900MW a year ago to more than 10,500MW today

New industry group floats offshore wind strategy

The group will meet regularly with the aim of providing a vision for large-scale deployment of floating wind farms in the UK

New onshore wind installations at lowest level since 2011

New analysis reveals the figure fell by nearly 80% last year

Britain blown away by new wind energy record

Onshore and offshore wind farms hit a new high of 14.9GW between 6pm and 6.30pm last Wednesday

UK energy storage sector sees massive surge

Planning applications to install battery storage capacity have soared from just 2MW in 2012 to a total of 6.87GW this year

Scottish wind turbine maker goes into provisional liquidation

Trade body slams government for cuts to the Feed-in Tariff, which support small-scale renewables and due to close to new applicants in April 2019

British firms secure almost half of UK’s offshore deals

  Almost half (48%) of the investment in planning, building and running offshore wind projects has been awarded to British companies. That’s a 5% increase from the previous report published in 2015, according to latest figures from RenewableUK. That means the sector has almost hit its target of sourcing 50% of its work in Britain […]