Even with downgraded expectations for China’s offshore wind market, there is still a major opportunity for the country to power up its coastal regions from turbines at sea. And so, even as some industry leaders stress the need to read with caution in venturing offshore, little seems set to deter the power hungry nation from doing just that.
21 January, 2011
In total Latin America spans over 21,000,000 km2 and is home to a wide range of environments. Many of these are ideal for renewable energy production. From the winds of southern Patagonia to Pacific winds hitting Oaxaca in Mexico, the potential for wind power is vast. But in terms of installed capacity, the numbers are still very small.
19 January, 2011
A solar-powered aircraft has set a flight endurance record by remaining aloft for over two weeks. George Marsh reports.
13 January, 2011
In our series on solar photovoltaic (PV) innovations, Joyce Laird looks at the latest (and possibly greatest) tools and technologies helping solar manufacturers today.
11 January, 2011
Whilst many areas of the UK economy remain stagnant, businesses involved in clean and green technologies should be thriving in the economic environment...
04 January, 2011