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Abandoned UK Coal Mines Could Be Turned Into Geothermal Heating System

The UK has many now unused coal mines which have been filling with flood water and are slowly being heated from the Earths core. This geothermal energy could be used to heat UK homes.

Croatia Reveal Their First Geothermal Energy Plant

Croatia have officially revealed their first geothermal power plant near Bjelovar. The power plant which is located in Ciglena

German Wind Energy Sector Struggling To Find Growth

The German wind power sector is currently struggling, and the German Government and wind power industry representatives recently met up to try and solve the issue.

EIB To Stop Funding To Any Fossil Fuel Projects By 2021

The European Investment Bank has now agreed to stop providing lending for all fossil fuel-based projects, which includes the mainstream gas-fired power plants.

ABB Providing HVDC To Connect The Worlds Largest Wind farm To The UK

ABB has been chosen by the energy companies Equinor and SSE Renewables to connect the world’s largest offshore windfarms to the transmission network of the UK.

Geothermal Energy: A Solution To Indonesia’s Fossil Fuel Reliance?

Indonesia is a country still extremely reliant on fossil fuels, however it has an untapped potential of geothermal energy which could make the country greener.

Investment of $90 Billion To Boost Saudi Arabia’s Energy Sector

The energy sector of Saudi Arabia is on the brink of a high-speed transformation as a $90 Billion USD investment is about to pumped into it.

Balsa Wood Shortage Affecting Wind Turbine Production

New wind power projects could potentially be facing delays due to a balsa wood supply shortage. Balsa wood, which...

Germany Turning Their Gas Power Plants Back On

Germany is currently in the process of turning their natural gas power plants back on. Uniper, a major supplier of electricity in Germany and...

South Africa Have Announced Their New Power Generation Plan

South Africa have announced that over the next decade, the nation’s electricity generation will be produced through a mix of renewable energy and coal...