Centrica inks solar PPA with Better Energy in Denmark

The 10-year PPA includes the purchase of a total of 112GWh of green energy per year – equivalent to the power consumption of 70,000 Danish households

Solar power in British prisons to support MOJ’s net zero target

Gov Facility Services Ltd is introducing a series of green upgrades in prisons that are expected to reduce carbon emissions by more than 2,300 tonnes

First corporate solar PPA in Polish history signed

BayWa r.e. and HeidelbergCement have made history by signing the subsidy-free deal

Solar power grows by 27% across the UK in 2020

Solar capacity soared by 545MW compared to 2019 figures

Scottish Water to install £2m solar and battery storage facility

The project, which is expected to reduce energy costs at the wastewater treatment works by around 40%, supports the water company’s 2040 net zero goal

Amazon becomes ‘world’s largest’ corporate purchaser of renewable energy

The tech giant’s renewable energy investments to date will supply 6.5GW of electricity production capacity – enough to power 1.7 million US homes annually

Furch Guitars sourcing 100% of electricity from renewables

The average carbon footprint created during the production of one guitar will be reduced from 35.3kg to 14.1kg of CO2

ALDI Australia plans to use 100% renewable power by 2021

To achieve its target, the supermarket is installing solar panels on 175 stores and six distribution centres

China’s JinkoSolar targets 100% renewable energy by 2025

The company aims to accelerate research on new and recycled material alternative, less material consumption and lighter and thinner production of solar panels

Canadian Pacific’s Calgary headquarters to be 100% powered by solar

The project will see the installation of 500 parking stalls covered with solar panels which will generate up to 5MW of electricity