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UK Lockdown Causes Electricity Demand to Fall by 10%

The demand for electricity in the UK decreased by 10 per cent in the last week after the nation was put into a lockdown to help stop the spread of the coronavirus by the government.

Record Offshore Wind Power Growth Leads to Another Strong Year for Wind Power

Offshore wind turbine projects along with new onshore ventures in China and the United States have provided one of the strongest recorded years for wind power.

Renewable Energy will soon be Cheaper than Coal in all large Markets Across the...

Renewable energy sources, wind and solar power, will soon be cheaper than the existing cost for coal fired power, a recent report claims.

Solar Power Valuation Hikes Lidl Business Rates up by 528%

The German supermarket chain Lidl has had a gigantic increase in its business rates to 528% due to a change in the valuation of having solar installations at its sites.

Diesel Generator Vs. Petrol Generator: Advantages and Disadvantages

When buying a generator there are many considerations to keep in mind so that the generator fits your needs. Some of these considerations will include size, price, maintenance or engine type. This article is going to run you through the pros and cons on the two main engine types; a diesel engine or a petrol engine.

How Will India Achieve Its Renewable Energy Goals?

India has a population of over one billion people and therefore requires large electricity supplies. Over the next ten years the nation has some ambitious targets to hit relating to its electricity supply especially when it comes to renewable energy.

Five Key Nations Who Plan to Phase Out Coal Usage

Many countries across the world have now set deadlines to phase out the use of coal. This article includes five of the most significant countries who have set a deadline and how they plan to phase out the use of coal.

Australia to Asia Undersea Power Cable Plan

Plans between Australia and Asia have led to a potential 2400 mile cable being fed under the sea from Australia to Singapore in a bid to provide countries in Asia with solar power.

UK Lift Ban on Onshore Wind Turbine Projects

With the block on new onshore UK wind farms being lifted it means that companies are able to compete against one another for clean onshore energy contracts in one of the windiest countries in the world.

Drax Power Station to Stop the Use of Coal by Next Year

Plans have been announced to stop the burning of coal in the Draw power plant, causing a loss of 230 jobs. The 2021 plan for the site located in Yorkshire comes four years ahead of the deadline set by the government.