British actor joins community group asking for review of East Anglia permits

The offshore wind farms which will be developed by ScottishPower Renewables were touted by Ralph Fiennes as a “total disaster” for Suffolk

Gen A kids call for more renewable energy

Nearly 59% of kids aged 6-15 years want to see more renewables power their schools, according to a new survey

Wind farm goes vegan!

ScottishPower Renewables has launched a pilot project to use waste vegetable oil as fuel for crew transfer vessels

ScottishPower achieves ‘pioneering world first’ after blackout boost from wind farm

The energy company said its successful project at Dersalloch wind farm in South Ayrshire proves wind power can restore a ‘blacked-out’ section of the transmission network

ScottishPower completes £2.5bn East Anglia ONE offshore wind farm

The wind farm consists of 102 turbines, which are capable of producing enough renewable electricity to power more than 630,000 homes

East Anglia ONE offshore wind farm installs last turbine

On completion, the 714MW plant is expected to power the equivalent of around 630,000 UK homes with renewable power

New £10,000-prize offshore wind data hackathon open

The two-day event will centre around an industrial data-led challenge, with the aim of developing a prototype solution for use in wind farm operations

Macquarie snaps up stake in UK wind farm for £1.7bn

East Anglia ONE is a 714MW development, located around 43 kilometres off the Suffolk coast and consists of 102 turbines

Green light for 1.2GW ‘next generation’ offshore wind farm

ScottishPower Renewables has been granted planning consent by Energy Secretary Greg Clark for a 1.2GW “next generation” offshore wind farm. The East Anglia THREE project will include 172 “larger and more efficient next generation” turbines, up to a height of 247 metres – two-and-a-half times the size of Big Ben. According to ScottishPower, the offshore […]

Met Office provides wind farm weather monitoring

ScottishPower Renewables has signed a contract with the Met Office to receive weather forecast information. The two-year agreement includes the use of a software that will allow the company to monitor and keep track of real-time and forecast conditions across its portfolio of wind farms. Called VisualEyes, it is an intuitive web-based weather monitoring and alerting system […]