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UK rated 5th best country for renewable deployment

The US has held its place at the top of the global ranking, while China remains in the second spot, according to EY’s Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index

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Scotland gives go ahead for tallest wind farm

Scotland gives go ahead for tallest wind farm: The Scottish Government has given the green light to what is claimed to be Scotland‘s ‘tallest’ wind farm. Developed by the energy firm Banks Renewables and located in East Ayrshire, with 22 turbines the Lethans wind farm turbines are at a maximum height of 220 metres, which…
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67% of new power added in 2019 was solar and wind

67% of new power capacity added globally in 2019 was contributed by solar and wind. A new report by the research consultancy BloombergNEF (BNEF) has found, which suggests solar made up for 45% of capacity added with one-third of all countries making it their top choice. PV topped all other technologies in new-build terms, with…
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UK solar project to get GE battery storage

UK solar project to get GE battery storage:  A solar power plant in the UK has chosen GE Renewable Energy to provide and integrate a 25MW battery storage system. Using GE’s Reservoir Energy Storage technology at the Chelveston Renewable Energy Park, Wykes will add 60MW of solar capacity for a total of 120MW of solar…
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Storm Ellen sets new wind generation record

Storm Ellen sets new wind generation record: Storm Ellen, characterised by very strong winds and heavy rains to parts of the UK, has generated a new record for helping bring the ‘highest-ever’ share of power from wind farms onto the grid. On Saturday 22nd August at 1am, wind energy made up 59.1% of Britain’s electricity…
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