Only two years ago, Africa seemed set to become the world's next major producer of oil and gas. International companies were scrambling to win exploration rights in frontier markets in West Africa; countries in North Africa were excited about new discoveries in the Mediterranean Sea; and natural gas was identified as a long-term transitional energy source, creating new opportunities for low-income nations such as Tanzania and Mozambique.
Scottish tidal energy firm Nova Innovation has been given a £2 million cash injection from the Scottish Government to advance its turbine manufacturing.
Stuart Broadley, chief executive of the Energy Industries Council (EIC), has been busy recently.
The diverse Asia Pacific regions offer a myriad of opportunities, ranging from decommissioning, late-life field rejuvenation, offshore wind, as well as carbon capture and storage (CCS), for adventurous UK companies.
Danish renewables giant Ørsted has completed its largest onshore wind farm to date on a ranch owned by Arsenal's largest shareholder.
Though the energy system of the future will be a far cry from the one in place today, the demands of it will be broadly the same.
Floating wind Salamander aims to provide stepping stone for green hydrogen Dolphyn off north-east coast
Energy firms behind ambitious plans to develop floating wind and green hydrogen projects off the north-east coast will work together to see if their schemes are an ideal match.
London-headquartered Carbon Clean, which is carrying out engineering and design work for the Acorn project, has raised $8 million (£5.7m) in capital.
Investors poured more money than ever into renewable energy in the first half of the year, but the pace is far from enough to sufficiently curb increasing carbon emissions.
Swire Energy Services (SES) has snapped up Danish wind services provider ALL NRG for an undisclosed sum.
A prominent north-east offshore wind farm made millions of pounds last year in spite of the impact of Covid-19.
Energy skills body OPITO has announced the creation of a new Energy Transition team, which could open the door for oil and gas workers looking to shift to renewables.
Plans have been submitted to replace the electricity transmission line that connects Skye and the Western Isles to the grid.
Subsea 7 has struck a deal to buy a majority interest in Nautilus Floating Solutions, a developer of technology for the floating wind market based in Bilbao, Spain.
The $28 billion Sizewell C nuclear station is touted as an anchor for Britain reaching net-zero emissions, yet its reactors will compete with wind farms over the North Sea horizon. On gusty days, where will the plant’s excess power go? Toward making hydrogen.
Ambitious plans are in the offing that could pave the way for the creation of a hydrogen economy in the north and north-east of Scotland.
Irish green energy developer Mainstream Renewable Power and Siemens Financial Services have joined forces to compete for acreage offshore Scotland.
The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged former CEO of Nikola Corp. with fraud.
Equinor has launched a study to better understand how fishers can safely operate around and within floating offshore wind farms.
Fugro has bagged a multi-million pound contract to carry out work for RWE at the planned Five Estuaries Offshore Wind Farm.
The “world’s most powerful tidal turbine” has started generating electricity via the grid in Orkney.
Subsea 7 has predicted "increased profitability" in the second half of 2021 and says a ramp-up in tendering activity has strengthened its long-term outlook.
Vestas Wind Systems has teamed up with SSE Renewables in order to blood the next generation of wind turbine technicians.
Hydrogen fuel specialist, Element 2, has chosen Aberdeen as its first Scottish location to open a £2 million refuelling station.
Nominations for this year’s instalment of the UK’s largest renewable energy awards have officially opened today.