Xlinks has set out plans to export clean electricity from Morocco to the UK, via HVDC subsea cables.
Contracts for Difference (CfD)
A renewables leader has called on the UK to ‘raise the ambition’ for floating wind during the opening of an industry event in Aberdeen.
Westminster will announce the biggest-ever round of its flagship renewable energy scheme on Monday as it aims to secure “record” renewables capacity.
A potential 8 gigawatts (GW) of onshore wind and solar is eligible to bid in the upcoming Contracts for Difference (CfD) round.
A leading figure behind a major Scottish onshore wind farm says he expects the development to deliver “exceptional” levels of productivity.
There are concerns that changes to the UK Government’s Contracts for Difference (CfD) scheme could hamper future offshore wind investment decisions.
Plans are progressing for the second phase of the world’s largest tidal energy project off the North coast of Scotland.
Industry leaders have urged governments to put incentives in place to speed up the deployment and uptake of hydrogen.
Floating offshore wind could become “subsidy-free” in the UK by the early 2030s, according to a new study.
Offshore wind and hydrogen are “good ingredients but a bad cocktail” according to Rystad Energy, with high costs remaining a “showstopper”.
The UK Government timetable for its offshore wind power auction will not be delayed by the coronavirus pandemic.
Along with industry, we welcome the recent consultation on allowing onshore wind and solar to compete for CfD’s in future Allocation Rounds, the next being scheduled for 2021.
The last couple of weeks have been busy ones for the offshore wind sector in the UK.
The next UK renewable energy Contracts for Difference (CfD) licencing round will be dominated by offshore wind, according to business research group.
The next renewable energy auction round has been "prospectively" set for May 2019, the UK Government revealed last night.
Respondents to the UK Government consultation on remote island wind claim that "many now question the ability" of those projects to win Contracts for Difference (CfD) award rounds.
The UK Government has been urged to revisit its decision to remove onshore wind projects from a key renewables scheme.