UK renewable boom plunges electricity prices

UK wholesale electricity prices dropped sharply in the first quarter due to record-high renewable energy production, according to a report

Renewable energy giants join forces for Celtic Sea wind farm

EDF Renewables UK, ESB and Reventus Power have collaborated on Gwynt Glas Floating Offshore Wind Farm in the Celtic Sea, aiming to boost clean energy production

Grid constraints lead to nearly £1bn in curtailment costs on 2023 electricity bills

A new study suggests that better use of battery technology could reduce the annual £920 million cost of curtailing wind energy due to grid limitations by 80%

Renewables contract opportunities for Irish supply chains to be unveiled

SSE Renewables is hosting an event to unveil new renewable contract opportunities for Irish supply chain companies

Vattenfall sells Norfolk Offshore Wind Zone to RWE for £963m

Norfolk Offshore Wind Zone, over 47 kilometres from the coast, is set to power four million UK homes

UK renewables top gas in winter

Renewable electricity generation in the winter of 2023/24 surpassed gas, displacing energy equivalent to over nine million homes, according to new analysis

Major UK offshore wind farm to power Amazon

Iberdrola and Amazon have announced a power purchase agreement for 159 MW of capacity from the East Anglia THREE offshore wind farm in the UK

SSE Renewables Irish wind farm secures planning approval

The onshore wind project has been granted permission for the installation of 18 turbines, each reaching a maximum tip height of 200 metres

National Grid capacity shortage halts UK home building

Council leaders have warned of infrastructure crisis as delays in National Grid connections halt housing and green energy projects

Zonal pricing: Southern England homes face higher energy bills

Government’s zonal pricing strategy could result in elevated wind and solar energy costs for homes in southern England