Iberdrola commits to 400MW of solar power plants in Extremadura

The energy giant’s clean energy relaunch plan in Spain will deliver 3,000MW of renewables up to 2022

Ørsted greenlights 460MW solar and battery storage project

The solar panels are expected to generate enough electricity to power around 100,000 homes in the US

Cheshire West & Chester Council to install solar plus storage

Aberla Renewables has been appointed for the installations which include heating solutions that cover 180 council-owned homes

Scotland invests £3m to boost energy efficiency of social homes

It follows the announcement of a new standard to further improve the energy efficiency of homes in the social housing sector

New $30m loan to support business energy efficiency in Egypt

They will cover investments in technologies such as thermal insulation, solar panels, geothermal heat pumps and water-efficient irrigation systems

Tesco unveils plans for solar and wind farms

A total of five onshore wind farms and one solar farm will be developed, in addition to solar panels fitted to 187 Tesco stores in the UK

Former solar panel company directors banned for six years

Solartech North East made almost 75,000 unsolicited calls for direct marketing purposes to subscribers whose numbers were registered with the Telephone Preference Service

Shell buys 20% stake in Indian solar energy company

Orb Energy provides small and medium sized companies with financing to invest in solar power projects

Future Homes Standard: Government to ban fossil fuel systems in new builds by 2025

They will be replaced with the latest generation of clean technologies such as air source heat pumps and solar panels

Two utility-scale solar plants to be built in Kenya in $253m deal

The Radiant and Eldosol solar farms will have a total capacity of 80MW and reduce carbon emissions by 106,000 tonnes annually