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South East Europe has vast renewable potential worth 740 GW, IRENA report finds

A new comprehensive study from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), reveals the enormous potential of renewable energy in the South East Europe (SEE) region.

Official report highlights potential of tidal lagoon technology Official report highlights potential of tidal lagoon technology

RenewableUK is welcoming a review of the benefits of tidal lagoon energy. The study was commissioned by the Government, and carried out by the former Energy Minister Charles Hendry.

Finance 2017 report outlines political and economic challenges facing wind industry

A recent report presents detailed analysis of how the global wind sector can best respond to Brexit, President Trump and other challenges heading its way in 201.

Scotland sets two wind power records Scotland sets two wind power records

Scotland set two new wind power records at the end of December, according to data released by WWF Scotland.

Costa Rica generates almost 100% renewable energy in 2016 Costa Rica generates almost 100% renewable energy in 2016

For 271 days of 2016, Costa Rica ran on 100% renewable electricity and, for the second consecutive year, surpassed 98% of generation with five clean sources in the year.

Antigua and Barbuda in strong position to accelerate renewable energy deployment, says report

An IRENA report has found that 75 per cent of Antigua’s peak energy demand could be met with renewables