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Waitrose dairy farm goes solar 2nd July, 2015

Waitrose dairy farm installs solar array

A Waitrose-owned dairy farm has installed a rooftop solar array to provide on-site renewable energy. The Leckford Estate farm which is owned by retailer, Waitrose has installed a 186KWp solar array on the roof of one its buildings in order […]

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Fundraising begins for 30MW tidal ‘fence’ 30th June, 2015

digital rendering of the tidal fence

A fundraising campaign has been launched to help build a 30MW tidal ‘fence’ in the Severn Estuary. A 30MW hydro project has been proposed for the Severn Estuary and fundraising has begun to help raise the £143m needed to carry […]

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Solar array installed at Portsmouth Naval Base 29th June, 2015

solar array installed at Portsmouth Naval Base

Portsmouth Naval Base has installed a 500KW rooftop solar array to help slash its energy bills. A 500KW rooftop solar array has been installed atop Portsmouth Naval Base which is expected to save around £1m over the next 20 years. […]

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Aberdeenshire wind farm up and running 26th June, 2015

wind farm

A £60m wind farm in Aberdeenshire has been officially unveiled today by the Swedish energy company, Vattenfall. The Clashindarroch wind farm which has cost in the region of £60m was officially opened today. The scheme is made up of 18 […]

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Liverpool to home £100m biomass terminal 23rd June, 2015

Liverpool biomass terminal to handle wooden pellets

A £100m biomass terminal in Liverpool is expected to open later this year, bringing numerous jobs to the area. The Port of Liverpool is set for a new addition following the announcement of a new biomass terminal which will cost […]

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European Green Capital 2017 award announced 22nd June, 2015

Essen - European Green Captial 2017

Essen in Germany has been awarded the title of European Green Capital for 2017. The EU Commission has announced Essen in Germany as the European Green Capital for 2017, based on its “exemplary” practices in safe-guarding and encouraging biodiversity and […]

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First Council-owned solar farm opens in Wales 17th June, 2015

Welsh solar farm

Wales’ first council-owned solar farm has been officially opened by the Mayor of Wrexham. British Gas has teamed up with Wrexham Council to develop the first council-owned solar farm in Wales which was officially unveiled by the Mayor of Wrexham […]

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6MW wind farm opens in Ireland 16th June, 2015

Irish wind farm

Gaelectric has unveiled the new 6MW Faughary wind farm in County Leitrim, Ireland. Gaelectric has officially opened the Faughary wind farm on the outskirts of Manorhamilton in County Leitrim which consists of three 119-metre tall turbines, with a generation capacity […]

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