Real estate developer the RO has gained planning consent for a 5MW solar park, and announced the launch of a new energy business.
More than 8,500 new jobs could be created in Scotland by the end of the decade if the solar sector’s target of 6GW is reached.
The University of York’s Institute for Safe Autonomy is set to install, inspect and maintain a solar installation entirely using robots.
The UK could have an oversupply of electricity 53% of the time, if new renewable and nuclear targets are hit by 2030.
Liquidity constraints and insufficient regulation remain barriers to investment in renewables in the UK, but the market is picking up.
Keele University has officially opened its new Low Carbon Energy Generation park, including 12,500 solar panels as well as two wind turbines.
Regulator Ofgem has put out a Call for Input to evaluate the role of distribution network operators in local energy markets going forwards.
The British Energy Security Strategy, unveiled today, has detailed an aim of increasing the country’s solar capacity five-fold.
Solar co-operative Egni is to install solar panels on three schools, a care home and a crematorium in Newport, after receiving more than £2 million in Welsh government funding.
Solar Energy Scotland has called on the government to remove legacy planning barriers for both large and small solar developments.
Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Trust (ORIT) expanded its portfolio by 179MW over the last year, and is looking to capitalise on high commodity prices to continue its growth over the coming year.
VAT on residential solar panels has been cut to zero in the Spring Statement, unveiled today (23 March) by Chancellor Rishi Sunak.
The 4MW Brynwhillach Solar Farm in Swansea, south Wales, has powered the Morriston Hospital for 50 hours since it started generation in November.
EDF Renewables is looking to develop a 49.9MW solar farm to power a new green hydrogen production facility in Teesside.
Elgin Energy has formed a joint venture with engineering technical advisors Solrac to create a new asset manager for solar and storage projects.
Solar Energy UK has called for long-term structural reforms to accelerate the growth of renewables in response to the increase in the energy price cap.