IID boosts electric grid as state-of-art battery energy storage system comes online

The Imperial Irrigation District energy generating station in California has now been fitted with a new fully-operational 30-megawatt, 20-megawatt-hour lithium-ion battery storage system.

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Sustainable technologies to fuel the future

As the world runs out of oil and gas, it urgently needs to find alternative fuel supplies. Teesside University’s Professor Maria Olea outlines how her research holds some of the answers.

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Capture every MWh – Wind O&M Dallas program launched for 2017

The program for Wind O&M Dallas 2017, the world’s foremost conference for global wind energy stakeholders has been launched by Wind Energy Update.

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Gamesa continues to grow in China

Games has signed new agreements for the supply of 95 MW.

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New milestone in Australian tidal energy

A tidal energy turbine has been installed in the Tamar estuary in Launceston, Tasmania, as part of a project to investigate and optimise the device’s performance.

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Comment: The road to renewables. Which route to take?

The UK energy industry is at a tipping point. But in what direction will it tip?

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New study suggests biomass would not be a good alternative for replacing coal power in the UK

Wind and solar power are likely to be less expensive than burning trees in order to replace coal in the United Kingdom, according to a new study released by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC).

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The five biggest wind energy markets in Africa

Tony Tiyou explores the top five markets in the African continent that are leading the way in wind power generation.

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ABB launches flexible microgrid solution to boost use of renewables

ABB has announced a modular and scalable “plug and play” microgrid solution to address the globally growing demand for flexible technology in the developing market for distributed power generation.

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Carbon Trust to help accelerate North America’s offshore wind ambitions

The Carbon Trust and the Business Network for Offshore Wind, the leading US-based offshore wind supply chain organisation, have announced an agreement which will see them collaborate to support the development of the offshore wind sector in North America.

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