2014’s Big Winners in Clean Energy

New investments in clean, renewable energy rebounded in 2014 to $310 billion invested globally, just shy of the annual global record for clean energy investments in 2011, according to a new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance. That is 16 percent…

UK Fosters Community-Owned RE Projects

People living near wind farms and hydroelectric power stations in the United Kingdom could soon be able to buy stakes in renewable energy projects as part of community ownership schemes. Edward Davey, the Energy Secretary, is supporting the project by…

Feasibility of Ocean Current Power

The Swedish marine energy technology company Minesto, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Florida Atlantic University, home to the Southeast National Marine Renewable Energy Center (SNMREC), to examine the technical, environmental and economic feasibility to install demonstration and commercial power plants in the Florida current.…