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Ørsted and FuturEnergy Ireland Granted Planning Approval for 121 MW Coom Green Energy Park

Tue, 11/21/2023 - 04:12
Ørsted and FuturEnergy Ireland have been granted planning approval from An Bord Pleanála for Coom Green Energy Park in County Cork.  Coom Green Energy Park, an onshore wind development project located near the Bottlehill waste facility, has the potential to deliver up to 121 MW of renewable energy, which is the equivalent of powering 80,000 homes and displacing up to 150,000 tonnes of carbon emissions annually. In addition, the project includes provision for 50 MW of energy storage. 

Bio Capital Announces Historic, First Renewable Gas Injection for NI

Tue, 11/21/2023 - 04:12
In a first for Northern Ireland, Granville Eco Park, Dungannon, a Bio Capital Group company, has started injecting renewable biomethane into the local gas network. Having installed a £1.2m gas to grid system at its existing anaerobic digestor, Bio Capital has the capability to export enough gas to decarbonize Dungannon’s entire annual gas consumption.

Vesconite Bearings in South Africa Investing in Solar Energy  

Tue, 11/21/2023 - 04:12
Vesconite Bearings, a global supplier of bearing and wear materials, is taking strides towards sustainability and environmental responsibility by implementing a comprehensive solar energy solution at its Free State-based factory in South Africa.

How Buildings Are Evolving to Be Climate Change Resistant

Tue, 11/21/2023 - 04:12
Prospective homebuyers and architectural experts must pay attention to what’s going on outside. Do you see more buildings falling into disarray or being destroyed by natural disasters? The climate crisis is changing communities forever, and it’s an ideal time for humanity to embrace climate change-resistant architecture.

Salamander project launches monitoring at floating offshore wind site

Tue, 11/21/2023 - 04:12
Salamander, a joint venture between Ørsted, Simply Blue Group and Subsea7, has successfully launched floating LiDAR and wave buoys as part of the metocean campaign for the proposed floating offshore wind farm project off the North East of Scotland.

Just one percent of UK adults feel they know a great deal about community energy finds BEC poll

Tue, 11/21/2023 - 04:12
A poll conducted by Bristol Energy Cooperative (BEC) has found that UK adults have a fairly low awareness of community energy schemes. In the run-up to COP28, where governments will discuss urgent measures to mitigate the worst effects of climate breakdown, the online poll has revealed that British adults have, in Bristol Energy Cooperative’s opinion, shockingly low awareness of a climate solution that’s potentially right on their doorstep: community energy. 

OXCCU secures £2.8 million to transform carbon dioxide into sustainable aviation fuel

Tue, 11/21/2023 - 04:12
OXCCU, specialising in the conversion of carbon dioxide and hydrogen into industrial and consumer products, has won a £2.8 million grant to demonstrate a direct CO2 hydrogenation process to turn CO2 into sustainable aviation fuel (SAF).

Indonesia-Plagen partners with BFI for the production of green methanol

Tue, 11/21/2023 - 04:12
Plagen, a company specialising in the production of clean energy from biomass waste, has signed a business agreement with BFI (a daughter company of the Korindo Group) to produce clean methanol utilising biomass waste.

Revolv secures $2.5 million in project financing for EV fleets

Tue, 11/21/2023 - 04:12
Provider of electric commercial fleets Revolv has announced it has raised $25 million in equity project financing to fund the deployment of fleet electrification projects in the United States, supported by a commitment from Greenbacker Capital Management.

Foresight Energy Infrastructure Partners Invests in 85 Degrees Renewables

Tue, 11/14/2023 - 09:06
Foresight Energy Infrastructure Partners, Foresight Group’s energy transition fund, has announced a further equity investment into 85 Degrees Renewables, an Anglo-Dutch company operating in the renewable energy sector. This landmark investment solidifies 85 Degrees Renewables position as a key player in the transition to geothermal energy and supports the vision of the Netherlands to decarbonize its heat consumption.

TES Presents Crucial Initiative for Québec's Decarbonization through Green Hydrogen

Tue, 11/14/2023 - 09:06
TESCanada H2 Inc. , a Canadian developer of projects aimed at accelerating the energy transition, has announced the Projet Mauricie. Totalling $4 billion in investments for the region, the Projet Mauricie consists of the construction of an electrolyzer and renewable energy production assets. Upon its commissioning in 2028, the project will produce 70,000 tons of green hydrogen exclusively dedicated to Québec end-users.

Global Wind Power Market to Record Robust Growth at 13.67% CAGR According to Report

Tue, 11/14/2023 - 09:06
According to a recent report published by Kings Research, the global Wind Power Market size reached $112.23 billion in 2022 and is projected to register $278.43 billion by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 13.67% from 2023 to 2030. The market growth is propelled by growing awareness of the benefits of renewable sources and the increasing demand to replace conventional sources of power with renewable sources.

Emeren Group and Eiffel Investment Group's JV Agree to Sell Solar Portfolio in Spain

Tue, 11/14/2023 - 09:06
Emeren Group Ltd, a solar project developer, owner, and operator, announced the successful signing SPA of a 29 MWp solar PV portfolio in Spain to Rubis Photosol, one of France's photovoltaic electricity producers. This transaction was facilitated through the European Solar Energy Development JV,  a collaborative venture established between Emeren and Eiffel Investment Group, a renowned French asset manager and Finergreen, Emeren's consultant partner who supported on the transaction.

Chile-RheEnergise signs MOU with leading Chilean utility to develop long duration energy storage projects

Tue, 11/14/2023 - 09:06
UK clean energy technology company RheEnergise has signed an agreement with Colbún, the third largest power generation company in Chile, and leading hydropower operator, to explore the potential deployment of RheEnergise’s new and innovative form of long-duration hydro-energy storage, known as High-Density Hydro (HD Hydro).

British Coatings Federation publishes roadmap to Net Zero, aiming to reduce coatings sector’s emissions

Tue, 11/14/2023 - 09:06
The British Coatings Federation (BCF) has today (14th November) launched its Net Zero Roadmap outlining how the UK coatings sector will reach Net Zero carbon emissions by 2050, utilising energy efficiency, greater use of renewable energy and the development of low-carbon hydrogen.

Getech collaborates with HyAfrica to unlock Africa’s untapped natural hydrogen potential

Tue, 11/14/2023 - 09:06
Getech has signed an agreement with LIAG (Leibniz Institute for Applied Geophysics), a partner in the HyAfrica consortium, to accelerate the exploration and development of natural hydrogen resources in Africa.

Brazil-Hitachi Energy wins order to upgrade world-record high-voltage direct current transmission system

Tue, 11/14/2023 - 09:06
Hitachi Energy has announced it has won an order to provide Brazilian private electric energy transmission group Taesa with an extensive upgrade of the Garabi high-voltage direct current (HVDC) converter station in Brazil, capable of transmitting up to 2,200 MW of electricity.

China-Trina Solar shipments surpass 90 GW

Tue, 11/14/2023 - 09:06
Trina Solar’s cumulative shipments of 210mm modules exceeded 90 GW as of Q3 2023, ranking first globally, returning $11.58 billion.

RES submits planning application for Boxted Solar Farm

Tue, 11/14/2023 - 09:06
British renewable energy company RES has submitted a planning application for its 20 MW Boxted Solar Farm to Babergh District Council in Suffolk.

New UK and Germany Partnership to Boost Renewable Energy 

Sun, 11/05/2023 - 21:07
A new partnership between the UK and German governments has been formed to help secure safe, affordable and clean energy for consumers in both nations for the long term and bolster energy security. Under the new partnership signed in London by Energy Security Secretary Claire Coutinho and Germany’s Vice Chancellor, Robert Habeck, the UK and Germany have reaffirmed their shared ambition and commitment to net zero and progressing the energy transition. 


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