Renewable Energy

News from our renewable energy team, covering topics from CPPA developments through to the changes in policies, funding and growth of the renewable energy market.

“Super grid” could share renewable energy around the EU

Researchers at Cardiff University are looking into new ways of creating a “super grid” that will allow the EU to share the energy it creates. The project, a Multi-terminal DC Grid for Offshore Wind (MEDOW), will work with five universities and six industrial companies to create the concept. The funding is likely to come from… Read More »“Super grid” could share renewable energy around the EU

Green light for four Scottish offshore wind farms

Four major offshore wind farms in Scotland have been granted development consent by the Scottish Government. The Neart Na Gaoithe, Inch Cape Offshore Limited, Seagreen Alpha and Seagreen Bravo projects in the Forth and Tay region will have a total capacity of 2.28GW. They will generate enough electricity to power more than 1.4 million homes… Read More »Green light for four Scottish offshore wind farms