Category: The Renewable Energy Hub Blog

How the UK has become a Major Global Player in the Solar Market 0

How the UK has become a Major Global Player in the Solar Market

Far from stagnating the solar industry has become a major player in the solar market despite the end of the feed-in tariff this year. The solar market has exploded in recent years growing from...

Solar Fitted Cornish Homes in Milestone Trial to Supply Clean Power to the Grid 0

Solar Fitted Cornish Homes in Milestone Trial to Supply Clean Power to the Grid

In a pioneering move, hundreds of homes and businesses in Cornwall have begun selling electricity to their local energy network and the National energy system. National Grid Electricity System operator (ESO) and Western Power...

UK Needs to Take Urgent Action to Achieve its Net Zero Emissions Target by 2050 0

UK Needs to Take Urgent Action to Achieve its Net Zero Emissions Target by 2050

RenewableUK has issued a warning that the UK is considerably off track in meeting the level of onshore wind required to attain the legally binding 2050 net zero emissions target. A new study from...

11,000 Scientists Issue Grim Warning About Effects of Climate Change 0

11,000 Scientists Issue Grim Warning About Effects of Climate Change

More than 11,000 scientists in 153 countries have declared a climate emergency. They have issued a grim warning that unless major changes are made to the way that we live the world’s people will...

What Trends are Dominating the Renewable Energy Market in the Final Months of 2019? 0

What Trends are Dominating the Renewable Energy Market in the Final Months of 2019?

Renewable energy is becoming a mainstream energy form and a preferred source driven by several market trends. The 3 key elements bringing this about and allowing solar and wind to compete with the more...

Can Wind Power Provide More Electricity than the World Needs? 0

Can Wind Power Provide More Electricity than the World Needs?

The International Energy Agency (IEA) predicts that power supplies from turbines are set to be the next great energy revolution. Although wind power only accounts for 0.3% of the world’s energy currently it is...

How Will the UK Adapt to Meet its Renewable Energy Targets? 0

How Will the UK Adapt to Meet its Renewable Energy Targets?

As record renewable energy production progresses rapidly in the UK, a sustainable green future looks closer than it ever has done. Renewable energy in UK has provided more electricity to homes and business than...

Could the Solution to Renewable Energy Storage be Beneath our feet? 0

Could the Solution to Renewable Energy Storage be Beneath our feet?

The UK has a long history with the coal industry. The engine of the Industrial Revolution was fuelled by the dirty black rock and led to this small island nation becoming a superpower and...

Does Renewable Energy have the Potential to grow by 50% in the Next 5 Years? 0

Does Renewable Energy have the Potential to grow by 50% in the Next 5 Years?

A resurgence in solar power is accelerating the growth of global supplies of renewable electricity. The International Energy Agency (IEA) found that solar, wind and hydropower projects are advancing at their fastest rate in...

Top Universities sign Ground-breaking Renewable Energy Deal 0

Top Universities sign Ground-breaking Renewable Energy Deal

Twenty of the UK’s largest universities have teamed up to buy renewable energy directly from wind farms. It’s the first time that public sector entities have come together to buy clean electricity. The deal...