UK wind capacity smashes 20GW milestone

The clean energy technology can now power the equivalent to 14 million homes across the country

Could desert-based renewables bring rain to the Sahara?

Researchers suggest solar panels and turbines could kickstart a cycle of increased precipitation

Scotland’s European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre officially opens

The £300m offshore wind test and demonstration facility is located in Aberdeen Bay

Spinning turbine catches prestigious innovation award

The O-Wind project is able to generate energy using wind from any direction

Foresight Group buys 14.4MW wind farm from German renewable firm

The North Pickenham wind farm is made up of eight turbines

Scottish Government approves test turbine licence until 2029

The 7MW Levenmouth Offshore Wind Demonstration Turbine aims to accelerate the pace of renewable innovations

Energy giant innogy confirms financial close on 860MW wind farm

MHI Vestas will provide the offshore project with 90 of its 9.5MW machines

US wind energy gusts past 7GW of new capacity last year

The Department of Energy says this brings total utility-scale wind capacity across the nation to to nearly 89GW

Innovative collaboration ‘to see airborne wind power soar to new heights’

The SkyPower100 project plans to create a kite-based system able to operate automatically and continuously

Siemens Gamesa partners up on green ammonia production

The firm says the technique could be used to store surplus electricity from wind turbines