Report highlights UK’s massive offshore wind energy potential

Report highlights UK’s massive offshore wind energy potential

A report published today shows that the UK can expand its offshore wind capacity to almost five times its current level by 2030, and that the country has the most economically attractive offshore wind resources in Europe. The study, Unleashing Europe’s Offshore Wind...
Welsh battery scheme may aid growth of green energy

Welsh battery scheme may aid growth of green energy

One of the UK’s largest battery storage schemes, built next to a windfarm, will offer vital services to the National Grid. Nestling alongside rows of conifers and wind turbines in a Welsh valley, a pioneering project will materialise this summer that could prove a...
New funding announced for UK low carbon vehicle sector

New funding announced for UK low carbon vehicle sector

The government has awarded over £78 million of funding to projects related to the development of low carbon vehicles in a further push to grow the UK industry as part of its industrial strategy. Business secretary Greg Clark and transport minister John Hayes unveiled...
Offshore ‘worth billions’ to UK

Offshore ‘worth billions’ to UK

The UK offshore wind industry could be worth as much as £2.9bn to the country’s economy by 2030, according to a new report by the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult. The report – ‘Economic Value of Offshore Wind: Benefits to the UK of Supporting the Industry’ –...