Sun King raises $260m to ramp up clean energy access in Africa and Asia

To date, the company has helped power the lives of 82m people across 40 countries through its solar home systems that power lights, mobile phones and larger home appliances

IEA: World added record renewable energy capacity in 2021

The largest renewable energy growth was recorded in China, Europe and Latin America, according to a new report

Glitch leaves solar-powered bins full of rubbish

Smart bins that send signals when they are full failed to do so due to a technical issue

Is the UK in talks about Morocco energy imports?

Xlinks, a 3,800-kilometre cable between Africa and the UK aims to deliver a tenth of the UK’s electricity

Dogs’ barking becomes carbon-neutral

A new facility for UK military working dogs has been fitted with solar panels, battery, heat pump and water recycling measures

New York unveils framework to achieve 10GW of distributed solar power by 2030

That’s enough to power nearly 700,000 average-sized homes across the state

Masdar to support renewables development in the Kyrgyz Republic

The agreement with the Ministry of Energy will see Masdar explore investments in ground-mounted solar, floating solar and hydropower projects, with a potential capacity of up to 1GW

Centrica partners with Push Energy for grid-scale solar energy

The companies will work together to take solar projects from site identification to commercial operation, supporting Centrica’s ambition to deliver 900MW of solar and battery storage by 2026

Green light for 24MW solar farm in Oxfordshire

The Ducklington Solar Farm is expected to generate enough electricity to power around 7,800 homes

Global solar and wind on track to meet climate targets

Wind and solar surpassed 10% of global electricity for the first time ever, according to a new report