UK ranked fifth-best country for renewable deployment

The US has held its place at the top of the global ranking, while China remains in the second spot, according to EY’s Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index

Community Windpower submits plans for giant wind farm in Southern Scotland

The project will consist of 75 turbines and is expected to produce enough energy to power 572,000 homes every year

Renewables to ‘account for almost 90% of total expansion in global power capacity in 2020’

The IEA forecasts renewable power capacity worldwide will increase to a record level of almost 200GW this year

Wind energy industry ‘set for continued growth in the next five years’ despite Covid-19

More than 348GW of new capacity are forecast to be installed by 2024, according to a new report

UK’s total onshore wind capacity ‘could reach 30GW by 2030’

RenewableUK expects the most significant increases in onshore wind deployments to take place from 2025 onwards

Smart homes as green power stations ‘could generate £2.5bn of energy savings by 2030’

Customers who live in AI-powered homes could save £400 annually, according to a report

EDP Renewables inks agreement to co-develop 900MW wind portfolio in Greece

The investment for the development of wind parks in various parts of Greece will exceed €1 billion

Scottish Government greenlights construction of Scotland’s ‘tallest’ wind farm

The project consists of 22 turbines at a maximum height of 220 metres

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US consumption of renewable energy hit record high in 2019

The amount of renewables consumed last year held an 11% share of total US energy use, according to a report

Every new European wind turbine installation ‘generates €10m of economic activity’

Europe could have more than twice as much wind energy capacity as today by 2030 if governments fully implement their energy plans