Scotland Launches Offshore Wind Leasing Round

Crown Estate Scotland today opened the first of a series of leasing rounds for offshore wind projects that will [...]

UK Government Lifts Block on New Onshore Windfarm Subsidies

Decision comes four years after ministers scrapped support for new projects. The UK has abandoned its opposition to subsidising new [...]

Scotland to Reach This Year 100% Renewable Energy Goal

Fossil fuels are one of the main drivers of climate change, so shifting towards renewable energy is one of [...]

UK Clean Energy Policy: Community-Generated Green Electricity to be Offered to All

Power provided on new tariff to come exclusively from small-scale wind and solar farms. UK homes will soon be [...]

Boris Johnson’s Renewable Energy Policy: Promises 40 Gigawatts Of Offshore Wind For UK By 2030

The United Kingdom’s current Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has promised to deliver even more offshore wind power if his [...]

The UK Reaches A Remarkable Renewable Milestone

The UK has just ended its first quarter ever in which electricity generation from renewables outpaced fossil fuel-fired power [...]

U.K. Government Announces 2050 Carbon Neutrality Ambition

Leaving with a last hurrah, Brexit casualty prime minister Theresa May has announced a statutory instrument to amend the [...]

UK Government Committee Backs Net-Zero Climate Goal for 2050

Renewable energy players cheered a government-sponsored report recommending the U.K. set a date of 2050 for achieving net-zero carbon [...]

Wales’ 100% Renewable Energy Challenge

The report urges ministers to announce an immediate 12-18 month "low carbon economic stimulus", funded either through its block [...]

UK to Get 30% of Electricity From Offshore Wind by 2030

“This deal will mean for the first time in U.K. history there will be more electricity from renewables than [...]