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Australias National Grid Has Over Half Of Its Electricity Generated From Renewable Sources For...

For the first time ever, renewable energy has provided for 50% of the demand for Australia’s power grid.

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...

Favourable Conditions Leads to All Time UK Solar Power Generation Record

The recent drop in air pollution alongside cool, sunny weather in Britain has led to an all time high of 9.69 gigawatts of solar power being generated last Monday.

Hampshire’s Solar Farm-powered Railway Line First of Its Kind Globally

In a railway track in Aldershot, a solar farm (photovoltaic power station) is for the first time in the world charging...

Hitachi Cancels £16bn Nuclear Power Station in Wales

The UK nuclear power station to be built in Wales is to be scrapped. Hitachi has announced the cancellation of its multi-billion pound UK...

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.

Hyundai Sonata-The New Way of Powering a Luxury Car Using the Sun

Lots of industries have adopted solar energy in different ways and the automotive industry hasn’t been left behind. The Korean carmaker, Hyundai has launched...

Two Large UK Coal Power Stations Close on the Same Day

Two large coal fired power stations located in the United Kingdom have both shut down on the same day as the transition to more renewable energy sources continues.

5.5 Metric Megaton Cooper to be used in Wind Turbines globally by 2028

According to the globally renowned consultation group Wood Mackenzie, the decade between 2018 and 2028 will see the installation of new offshore wind capacities...

China Has Power To Send The Philippines Into A Blackout

China potentially have the power to be able to turn off the Philippines national grid, officials have said.