The largest solar power plant in Central Europe

Located in southern Ukraine, a solar power output of 80 MWp has opened its fourth and final line in the goal of producing 100,000 megawatt hours of electricity annually. The Okhotnykovo solar plant is...

A wind farm development compatible with wildlife?

While wind energy is helping to mitigate the environmental concerns related to fossil fuels, wind farms as such present problems of wildlife conservation, such as habitat loss or increased mortality o...

UK invests £25 million in floating wind

The Energy Technologies Institute (ETI), a consortium involving British public, has approved an investment of £25 million (29 million euros) in a program focused on the development and installation ...

Austria connects the Europe’s highest solar park

PV modules installed will have to endure wind speeds of 140 mph and snow loads of up to nine kilograms per square meter. The manufacturer of these modules is the Norwegian multinational REC Solar, the...

Facebook wants to save energy

Facebook has announced the creation of an application that users can control their energy consumption with and thereby achieve savings. The base system will be compared with other users and a system o...

Wind in Russia: Adigeya wind projects

Russia has the highest wind potential around the world, but its oil and natural gas, combined with its anti-ecological policy, has made the development of renewable energy negligible. During a meeting...

Inauguration of the largest solar farm in France

Thursday morning (10.13.2011) saw the inauguration of the commissioning of the largest solar farm (polycrystalline modules) built in France in the presence of Philippe Raymond, Mayor of Les Mees, Rona...