Renewable Energy

New and analysis of the rise of Renewable Energy resources, which has a significant impact on the performance and reliability of electricity grids. The integration of renewable energy into electric power systems around the world is a major trend as they must connect to existing transmission grids at a range of voltage levels. Renewable Energy resources include solar, wind power, hydroelectric energy, hydrogen and fuel cells, biomass, geothermal power and other forms of energy such as tides and hot hydrogen fusion.


Minnesota municipalities sign 20-year deal for clean energy supply

MMPA has signed a 20 year power purchase agreement with Scout Clean Energy.
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Accenture acquires Bridge Energy

Global professional services company Accenture has acquired smart grid and cybersecurity firm Bridge Energy
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French partners launch floating substation

French companies have revealed market-ready plans for a floating substation to serve the offshore wind energy sector.

Orsted launches 50MW Borkum Riffgrund 2 offshore wind farm

Orsted has officially inaugurated its 450MW Borkum Riffgrund 2 offshore wind farm in Germany’s North Sea, 56 kilometers from Lower Saxony.
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The UK won’t reach greenhouse targets without bioenergy – report

The UK will not be able to achieve its greenhouse gas emissions targets, nor its legally-binding Fifth Carbon Budget without the increased use of bioenergy.
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UK sets new record – 16 days coal-free and counting

For the first time in over 130 years, the UK has been powered without the use of coal for a full 16 days.

Vestas awarded turnkey South African wind project

Wind energy technology company Vestas will provide construction, engineering and procurement for EDF Renewables' 35MW Wesley wind farm in South Africa’s Eastern Cape province.
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Statkraft commits to massive growth in Ireland

Norwegian renewables giant Statkraft has opened offices in Ireland as part of its €1 billion investment plan into Ireland’s renewables sector.

World’s biggest offshore wind farm begins operations

Operations have officially commenced at the world’s largest offshore wind facility, off the coast of Yorkshire, England.

Total takes over Toshiba’s LNG business

Total is acquiring a portfolio of liquefied natural gas owned by Toshiba.

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