Rolls-Royce to supply battery storage for microgrid on Cook Island

The batteries will serve as a power reserve, provide grid support and enable the increased use of renewable energy

New South Wales invests AUD$10m to slash landfilling of solar and battery systems

The scheme aims to futureproof the region’s waste management against the growing stream of old renewable projects

Iberdrola, SEAT and VW charge ahead to boost electric mobility in Spain

They have signed a strategic agreement to promote the creation of a public network of charging stations for electric vehicles across the country

Pay for parking using electricity from EVs at Nissan Pavilion

The 10,000-square-meter facility in Yokohama, Japan is a zero-emission space that has been fitted with solar panels and is supplied with hydroelectric power

Could tinted solar panels boost crop yields and farms’ incomes?

Researchers at the University of Cambridge say they have demonstrated the use of such solar panels to generate electricity and produce ‘nutritionally-superior’ crops simultaneously

Vodafone to dial in 100% green European network by 2021

It aims to create a Green Gigabit Net for its customers across 11 markets that will use power from wind, solar and hydro sources

Brighton Council to install solar panels in hundreds of homes to slash energy bills

The upgrade is expected to help residents cut bills by up to £150 and reduce CO2 emissions by 300 tonnes every year

‘Unutilised roof area in Lambeth could be used to save 100 tonnes of CO2 a year’

The financial benefit of solar PV deployment across the roof space is estimated to be as high as £179 million, according to a new report

IKEA launches solar panels to slash home electricity bills

Customers living in Australia will be able to shop for solar panels through the company’s website

UK’s ‘biggest solar park’ faces sunny future

A staggering 880,000 solar panels will be installed in the Kent countryside