2017-03-28
http://w3.windfair.net/renewable-uk

RenewableUK

List_renewable-uk

News - RenewableUK

Wind stronger than coal in 2016

09.01.2017 Wind stronger than coal in 2016

Wind outperformed coal in 2016 - at least in the UK. / “This is a historic and exciting change to our power infrastructure."

RenewableUK has welcomed new statistics released by analysts at Carbon Brief which show that more electricity was generated by wind than coal in 2016. It’s the first time that... [more]

World-class factory opening in Hull marks new era for Britain’s offshore wind industry

02.12.2016 World-class factory opening in Hull marks new era for Britain’s offshore wind industry

RenewableUK says today’s official opening of Siemens’ new offshore wind plant in Hull represents a major stride forward for Britain’s rapidly-expanding offshore wind sector.

The £310 million redevelopment of Alexandra Dock by Siemens and Associated British Ports will create 1,000 jobs, 700 of which have already... [more]

Government support for offshore wind creates massive economic opportunity for Britain

09.11.2016 Government support for offshore wind creates massive economic opportunity for Britain

RenewableUK says today’s Government announcement of the next round of competitive auctions to support offshore wind will provide a boost for British industry.

Responding to confirmation of the budget, date and details of the next auction round for Contracts for Difference (CfDs), RenewableUK’s Chief Executive... [more]

Government’s approval of east coast offshore wind farm infrastructure creates UK job opportunities

06.09.2016 Government’s approval of east coast offshore wind farm infrastructure creates UK job opportunities

RenewableUK is highlighting the potential for job creation throughout the UK, following today’s decision by the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Greg Clark, to grant consent for the electrical infrastructure for Triton Knoll offshore wind farm off the coast of Lincolnshire.

... [more]

UK: Post-Brexit vote - RenewableUK CEO says onshore wind still offers investment opportunity

30.06.2016 UK: Post-Brexit vote - RenewableUK CEO says onshore wind still offers investment opportunity

RenewableUK’s Chief Executive Hugh McNeal has said the economic uncertainty caused by nation’s decision to leave the EU strengthens the case for supporting onshore wind.

His intervention follows comments by the Prime Minister and the Chancellor about the effects of a period of prolonged economic adjustment and the... [more]

Scotland: Energy Minister highlights ground-breaking innovations in offshore wind

24.06.2016 Scotland: Energy Minister highlights ground-breaking innovations in offshore wind

The new Scottish Energy Minister has said that “Scotland has the potential to be at the forefront in all stages of offshore renewable energy”.

Speaking at RenewableUK’s Global Offshore Wind conference in Manchester, the Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy, Paul Wheelhouse MSP, noted that “what is... [more]

Global: RenewableUK CEO - “Offshore wind is leading a new infrastructure revolution”

22.06.2016 Global: RenewableUK CEO - “Offshore wind is leading a new infrastructure revolution”

In his first speech to the offshore wind industry, RenewableUK’s new Chief Executive, Hugh McNeal, described the renewable energy sector as “part of a new energy mainstream in Britain and around the world, securing investment, delivering transformative and revolutionary change”.

... [more]

UK: UK boost from Blyth offshore wind farm

08.06.2016 UK: UK boost from Blyth offshore wind farm

RenewableUK is welcoming today’s announcement that EDF Energy Renewables (EDF ER) is to start work on the Blyth offshore wind farm.

The implementation of innovative new technology, such as 66 kilovolt cabling and concrete gravity base foundations for the first time in British waters, are significant steps in the... [more]

UK: UK to secure 10% of its electricity from offshore wind

23.05.2016 UK: UK to secure 10% of its electricity from offshore wind

RenewableUK is welcoming today’s £2.6 billion Final Investment Decision by SSE, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners and SDIC Power of China, to build Beatrice offshore wind farm. It is one of the largest private investments ever made in Scottish infrastructure.

... [more]

UK: Wind outperforms coal for an entire month for the first time ever

17.05.2016 UK: Wind outperforms coal for an entire month for the first time ever

RenewableUK is highlighting the fact that, for the first time, wind generated more electricity than coal over the course of an entire month, for British homes, businesses and factories.

RenewableUK’s Deputy Chief Executive Maf Smith said: “We’ve reached a historic point where wind energy is... [more]

UK: British public says renewables offer massive economic benefits - and wants more of them

29.04.2016 UK: British public says renewables offer massive economic benefits - and wants more of them

RenewableUK is highlighting new official Government statistics which show that the British public believes that renewable energy provides tangible economic benefits - and they want clean energy projects built in their area.

The Public Attitudes Tracking Survey published by the Department of Energy and Climate Change... [more]

Search by Keywords

© smart dolphin Gmbh 1999 - 2017 | Legal Notice | Windfair Editors