Wind energy sector ‘needs more than half a million technicians by 2026’

A new report suggests a 33% rise in recruitment and training needs is required to deliver the wind energy capacity required to meet global net zero goals

Rolls-Royce and Sanlorenzo partner to build ‘green’ methanol superyacht

They are developing two methanol-fuelled engines for the yacht, which is expected to be delivered in 2026

EU backs renewables and energy efficiency in Austria with €92m loan

UniCredit Bank Austria will use the loan to support investments in small and medium-sized green projects

Breath of fresh air for old wind turbines – the Octopus’ way

A new partnership has been launched to upgrade 1,000 old onshore wind turbines across the UK

‘Nearly 1.3TWh of UK wind wasted since the start of the energy crisis”

The lack of long-duration energy storage capacity could undermine the UK’s efforts to cut reliance on gas, according to a new report

New York seek to procure 2GW of new offshore wind power generation

The latest solicitation sets a minimum US iron and steel purchase requirement for all projects to encourage domestic steel production

Rivian plans to bring wind power to EV factory in Illinois

It is proposing to install a large-scale wind turbine that will provide clean electricity to enable the new R1 vehicles to be powered by renewables for their first charge at the production plant

Vertical farming firm Future Crops switches to 100% renewable energy

The company chose a site with 18,000 solar panels when it began operations in 2018 and started using wind energy this year, bringing its reliance on renewable energy to 100%

TotalEnergies to buy 50% stake in US renewable giant Clearway Energy

It has signed agreements with Global Infrastructure Partners towards the purchase CEG, which is TotalEnergies’ largest acquisition in renewables in the US

‘China deployed half the world’s new wind capacity last year’

The country installed more capacity last year than the rest of the world has in five, according to a new report