Octopus Energy granted approval for acquisition of Octopus Renewables

The deal will see an estimated £3.4 billion worth of green energy projects added to Octopus Energy’s portfolio

Vodafone dials in 100% renewables for all its UK operations

The company has confirmed its entire business is now powered by electricity sourced from sources such as solar, wind and hydro

Around 25% of US electricity in April was green

Wind and solar accounted for nearly 13.9% of the US electrical generation in the first quarter of the year, according to a new report

EBRD lends €60m for two wind farms in Poland

The development is predicted to save around 266,300 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions every year

(Not) gone with the wind!

Siemens Gamesa has been awarded a typhoon-proof wind turbine deal for an onshore wind cluster in Japan

US renewable energy consumption reaches ‘record high’ in 2020

Latest statistics reveal renewable energy was the only source of US energy consumption that increased last year from 2019 – fossil fuel and nuclear power usage both declined

Europe urged to ban landfilling wind turbine blades by 2025

The European wind industry has committed to reusing, recycling, or recovering 100% of decommissioned blades

UK’s electricity generation from wind ‘soared 715% since 2009’

An estimated 75,610GWh of electricity was generated from offshore and onshore wind last year, official data shows

India’s wind market to grow by 50% over next five years

The country is forecast to add nearly 20GW of new wind power capacity by 2025, according to new report

Scotland rides high winds

Moray East wind farm, which is believed to be Scotland’s largest offshore wind project, started exporting its first power to the grid