Spain’s Aena lands €86m for energy efficient airports

The improvements are expected to help reduce emissions by 30% in total

EDF Energy to help Anesco generate revenues from solar and storage assets

The energy supplier is providing the storage company with a guaranteed minimum revenue

Australian Antarctic research station warms up to solar energy

The solar system will provide 10% of the total yearly demand of the Casey research station

Italian Embassy in London switches to green energy

It has chosen Green Network Energy UK to provide 100% of renewable power to its buildings in Three Kings Yard

Siemens to buy KACO new energy’s inverter business

KACO new energy manufactures inverters for solar and battery storage applications

UK council to generate all its power needs from renewables

The solar farms that will provide electricity will be the “most advanced” in the UK

Audi drives forward with giant solar power plans

The project at Győr in Hungary will consist of 35,000 solar panels

New 162MW solar energy plant powers up in Brazil

It is expected to produce enough electricity for around 170,000 households every year

Picture of Energy and Clean Growth Minister Claire Perry on stage.
Claire Perry: Solar power shouldn’t be provided to the grid for free

She said BEIS is considering a new scheme as costs have fallen and the next steps for small-scale renewables will be announced shortly

Spain targets 100% renewable electricity by 2050

It also plans to ban the sale of new petrol or diesel cars by 2040