DTE Energy targets 420MW of solar energy by 2022

Its clean energy generation would offset around 4.7m tons of CO2, equivalent to the emissions from more than 938,000 cars a year

Solar and wind ‘reach 67% of new power capacity added globally in 2019’

Almost 45% of capacity added was solar, which became the fourth-largest source of power on a capacity basis, according to BNEF’s new report

GE to supply battery storage system for UK solar project

Wykes will use GE’s Reservoir Energy Storage technology to add 60MW of solar capacity at the Chelveston Renewable Energy Park

Sicily blown away as huge wind park will soon power 10,000 homes

The project’s operations are forecast to avoid the emission of approximately 33,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere every year

Storm Ellen brought UK’s ‘highest-ever share of wind power’ onto the grid

On Saturday 22nd August at 1am, wind energy made up 59.1% of the UK’s electricity mix with turbines making up a 13.5GW share, according to National Grid ESO

Consortium builds ‘world’s largest wind turbine rotor test rig’

The test rig aims to investigate the behaviour of wind turbine rotors under enormous mechanical loads caused by large blades

Germany must add 3.7GW of onshore wind to reach the 2030 climate goals

The energy industry body BDEW says in 2019, not enough power was added

Ørsted records 11% profit increase in first half of 2020 despite pandemic

The firm’s earnings from offshore and onshore wind farms in operation increased by 17% over the period

Vestas reaches milestone of 100GW of wind turbines

Based on the global average of electricity usage, 100GW of wind capacity can help save around 134 million tonnes of CO2 annually

Coronavirus cuts €93m off Siemens Gamesa’s profit in the third quarter of the year

The pandemic is also expected to cut €1bn from the sales revenue of the wind turbine manufacturer in the full year