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300MW tidal array set for Alderney waters

300MW tidal array set for Alderney waters

Tidal turbine installation in fast race at Ednay, Orkneys

Tidal technology company OpenHydro, a DCNS company, and Alderney Renewable Energy (ARE) have today signed a joint venture which will see the two companies combine their expertise and resources to develop a 300MW tidal array in Alderney waters. The joint venture company is called Race Tidal Ltd. The formal agreement took place at a signing […]

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IKEA launches sub-£5k solar deal

IKEA launches sub-£5k solar deal

IKEA and Hanergy make solar energy an affordable reality for all

Home furnishings expert IKEA has teamed up with global solar giant Hanergy to make it easier for families across the UK to lead a more sustainable life at home Homeowners across UK want to save money on energy bills by installing solar panels but are put off by the price. No surprises there. IKEA quizzed […]

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Turbine Aftermarket – spares for sale

Turbine Aftermarket – spares for sale

EUROPE & USA: The Aftermarket … how Sauer and Huyzer are driving spare part procurement hard to guarantee longer wind turbine uptime.

Jochem Sauer and Marc Huyzer understand the need for excellence of service, and the need for global reach of parts to guarantee the uptime of their wind turbine customers. Their e-company, Spares In Motion,  creates transparency and availability for most of the world’s leading brands to some of the world’s toughest customers – those people […]

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Renewable Futures and Green Energy Awards 2013

Renewable Futures and Green Energy Awards 2013

2013 Annual Renewable Futures conference, exhibition and awards

26 November 2013, Bath The Green Energy Awards are a prestigious evening where business leaders, pioneers and influential movers and shakers get together. To find out more about tailored opportunities to raise your profile in the sector please get in touch. The event brings together leading players in the energy market to do business and […]

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SparesInMotion answers call for online marketplace transparency

SparesInMotion answers call for online marketplace transparency

Changing gearboxes on a commercial turbine

Netherlands company Spares in Motion has responded to the growing demand of service companies in the wind sector to have a dedicated platform for presenting transparent services for wind turbines. The e-business platform has been offering spare parts, repairs and used wind turbines since 2012. In February 2014, Spares in Motion launched their new independent […]

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Dyson electric car investment

Dyson electric car investment

Building a skyscraper? The 30m Wood Innovation Design Centre, Canada, completes summer 2014

James Dyson has invested £2.5bn on a  ‘radically different’ electric car. The British inventor says it will probably launch in 2020 but as yet there is no design for the body. Dyson said consumers would have to “wait and see” what the car would look like: “We don’t have an existing chassis … We’re starting […]