BP Maps Global Shift from Fossil fuels to Renewables

Oil demand may have already peaked as it is replaced by fast-growing renewable energy sources such as wind and solar PV, according to oil and gas major BP. Demand for oil may never fully recover after the coronavirus pandemic and may begin falling in absolute terms... read more

Latest Offshore Technology to be tested on Former Coal Site

The new ORE Catapult demonstrator project will be built over the former Blyth power station Northumberland, northern England, as part of a £30 million energy park, dubbed Energy Central. Run by ORE Catapult, the project will host one large prototype turbine at a time... read more

Banks split Risk at Europe’s Largest Community Wind Farm

The project is due to be the largest Dutch onshore wind farm and largest community-owned wind farm in Europe. Nederlandse Waterschapsbank (NWB Bank) and the Danish export credit insurer EKF have joined Dutch banking and financial services firm Rabobank as co-financier... read more

Five 100MW-Plus US Projects brought Online in June

The ten largest wind farms Windpower Intelligence has identified as coming fully online in June all have a capacity of 100MW or more and are all onshore wind projects. Global capacity reached 641GW by the end of June, according to Windpower Intelligence, the research... read more