InterGen has gained planning consent for the UK’s largest battery storage project, which will be built at DP Word London Gateway on the Thames Estuary in Essex.
The Renewables Infrastructure Group (TRIG) has raised £200 million in its most recent share allocation.
Triodos Bank has launched an £850,000 renewable energy bond offer on its crowdfunding platform to finance the operational 5MW Ferry Farm solar site.
Lightsource BP has appointed Craig Love as its new global head of structured finance to lead the company’s future growth ambitions.
A virtual power plant (VPP) combining solar and battery storage has been launched by AceOn in a bid to maximise renewable usage.
The 3.75MW Cuckmere Community Solar Farm is to directly power the Eastbourne-London mainline railway in a world-first project.
NextEnergy Solar Fund (NESF) has outlined how it is continuing to pursue a 150MW subsidy-free portfolio as it reports high levels of generation.
The UK government has commissioned a new study to look at the feasibility of space-based solar power (SBSP).
Downing Renewables & Infrastructure Trust (DORE) has published its Prospectus after outlining plans to raise £200 million earlier this month.
A programme of solar PV installations – including two urban solar farms – has been approved by Gateshead Council.
Solar is expected to account for 60% of new renewable capacity additions by 2025 as it records stable growth in 2020.
Renewable energy giant Statkraft has acquired UK headquartered Solarcentury for £117.7 million in a bid to accelerate its growth in the solar sector.
Downing Renewables & Infrastructure Trust (DORE) is intending to raise £200 million through an initial public offering (IPO) to invest in a portfolio of renewables including solar PV.
International solar developer ReneSola has entered into a joint venture with subsidy-free solar platform Novergy to develop UK solar.
Engenera Renewables is lauding the benefits of its green bond programme for solar PV as it announces it already has local authorities on board.
Energy supplier Ecotricity has signed a long-term agreement to supply and purchase Renewable Obligation Certificates (ROCs) from a UK solar portfolio.
EDF Renewables is looking to develop a 49.9MW solar farm at Tye Lane near Bramford.
Engie has launched its Engie Zero retrofit scheme designed as a one-stop-shop to decentralise, digitalise and decarbonise homes.
Bristol Energy Cooperative (BEC) has launched a £2 million community share offer to part-fund the UK’s first community-owned net zero housing microgrid.
Renewables manufacturer myenergi has unveiled plans to open a new product development, manufacturing and eco office space in North Lincolnshire.
To help drive decarbonisation in the UK, the government has committed to publishing a Net Zero Strategy.
Elgin Energy has secured planning permission for its largest project in England to date.
Salford City Council has partnered with the Energy Systems Catapult to develop a solar farm in Little Hulton.
The International Energy Agency (IEA) has described solar as the “new king” of the the world's electricity markets as the technology is set to smash deployment records.
NextEnergy Capital acquired a 17.4MWp project in Portugal, marking its continued international expansion.
Connected Energy is to install a second life battery energy storage system in Suffolk, its second in the county.
Solar installer The Phoenix Works has stated it is to continue trading despite Tonik Energy going bust.
The 33 Cambridge Colleges are to be powered entirely by solar farms in a new three-year agreement.
Suppliers have reported growth in the uptake of their Smart Export Guarantee (SEG) tariffs despite challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
A 3.4MW solar system has been installed at Amazon’s fulfilment centre in Tilbury in its latest move towards a 2040 net zero.