Australia invests $9.4m in short term solar and wind energy forecasting

The trial aims to provide valuable information to the market on delivering forecasts on a five-minute basis

Smart energy acquisition for Vattenfall in the Netherlands

Senfal’s technology enables businesses to optimise their assets through autonomous buying and selling on short term energy markets

Bulb pledges 100% carbon neutral gas under new partnership

It has joined forces with ClimateCare to fund carbon reduction projects across the world

Americas installed almost 12GW of wind capacity in 2018

That’s a 12% rise from the previous year, taking the total capacity to 135GW

SSE to sell stakes in two onshore wind farms for £635m

Greencoat UK Wind is buying the total interest of 49.9%, which equates to 160.6MW of capacity

New onshore wind installations at lowest level since 2011

New analysis reveals the figure fell by nearly 80% last year

EU awards €1.4m to slash offshore wind material costs

The project aims to enable turbine designers to make ‘better, more sustainable designs’

EU approves Belgium’s €3.5bn support for offshore wind farms

The projects will support the country’s target of sourcing 13% of its energy needs by 2020

Europe to install 87GW of new wind capacity by 2022

Total capacity is forecast to reach 258GW over the next four years

EU supports two wind farms in Greece with €24m

They will have a combined operating capacity of 44.4MW