By 2030, 1/3 of UK energy will come from offshore wind

The British government sees offshore wind as a genuine opportunity to lead.

Renewables overtook coal in Germany last year

It's an important inflection point. But a lot of work still remains.

Norwegian ferries to run on dead fish

It's a good job global fish stocks aren't in peril...

UK now has more renewables capacity than fossil fuels

The country's onward march of low carbon energy shows no signs of stopping.

Scottish utility goes 100% renewable, pushes electric vehicles too

One of the UK's "Big Six" energy companies has gone a dark shade of green.

Cheers! Solar farm cider powers up

Buying products from solar farms is just one more way to support clean energy.

Vestas unveils gigantic 10 MW wind turbine

This is green energy writ large. Very large...

Cleveland, birthplace of Standard Oil, promises 100% renewable energy

There's symbolism here. Let's hope there's substance too.

Is it time to hop on the hydrogen train?

Hydrogen trains are now running in Germany. But are they really green and do they make any sense?

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