UK

Scaling up current innovations to meet the energy demand

Dr Nicola Lazenby, Project Director at the Energy Catalyst programme notes that innovations have enabled millions of people to gain energy access.
25x25 MacArthur

Innovate UK in search of innovators tackling energy poverty

Innovate UK is offering $26 million to innovative solutions that are tackling energy poverty by providing clean energy in developing nations.
net zero

A flexible energy system could aid the UK achieve net zero...

A new study will explore the potential for an integrated and flexible energy system to reduce the cost of reaching the UK’s net zero economy goal by 2050.
The Gambia

COVID-19 increases risk for UK’s energy sector while India remains stable

In India, research indicates that the COVID-19 pandemic will have a minimum impact on the country’s renewable energy industry.
World Bank

UK breaks record in solar peak generation

Sheffield Solar live PV generation tracker shows that clear skies and cool temperatures have helped the UK to break the all-time solar peak generation record.
compact nuclear power stations

Research into compact nuclear power stations to be undertaken

Rolls-Royce has signed a MOU with Turkey's state-owned energy generation company, EUAS International, to conduct a study of compact nuclear power stations.
e-mobility

Lack of access to EV charging points deters prospective buyers

UK drivers are deterred from switching to EVs because they do not have access to EV charging points at home, a new report has found.
KenGen seeks advisory for sale of certified emissions reductions

UK engineers boost clean energy shift ahead of UK-Africa Summit

A new engine repair workshop in Liverpool, UK is set to make power plants across Africa more efficient and to support Africa’s clean energy shift.
Smart cities

UK aid pledges support for the development of African future cities

UK's Secretary of State for International Development, Alok Sharma, has pledged support for the development of African smart cities.
UK

Renewable energy output: UK vs Southern Africa

Data reveals that renewables only account for 11% of the UK’s final consumption - far from the 2020 target of 20%

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