UK Green Energy

The UK Has Switched On The World's Largest Wind Turbines

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK Tech

The largest wind turbines in the world are now operating off the coast of the UK. Dong Energy, the Danish company that installed them, confirmed that ...

Google's New Sun Map Reveals The Staggering Potential Of Solar Power

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK Tech

Google’s already on a mission to become 100 per cent powered by renewable energy by the end of 2017 and now it’s bringing that same vision to the ...

UK Boss Of Shell Hits Out At Donald Trump's 'Disappointing' Stance On Clean Energy

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK

The boss of Shell in the UK has labelled President Donald Trump’s stance on new, cleaner forms of energy as “disappointing”. Asked whether Trump...

The World's Tallest Solar Tower Is A Breathtaking Sight To Behold

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Tech

Israel has traditionally ignored renewable energy as a source of power, despite being in a geographical location that makes it ideal for solar energy....

Half Of The UK's Electricity Now Comes From Wind, Solar And Nuclear

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 24.01.2017 | UK Tech

Considering the turbulent year we’ve had it’s sometimes hard getting the good news to shout above the bad, but in this instance we think it’s de...

Doctors Urge Sadiq Khan To Ban Diesel Vehicles From London

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 10.12.2016 | UK

Doctors and other health professionals have urged the Mayor of London to ban diesel vehicles from the capital due to fears over air pollution. Doctors...

Finland Could Be The First Country To Ban Coal Power

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Tech

Finland is widely expected to become the first country in the world to actually ban the use of coal power stations. The government is being tipped to ...

This Incredible Island Is Powered Using Just Solar Power And Batteries

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK Tech

The island of Ta’u in American Samoa has achieved something that very few places on Earth has. It is powered entirely, come rain or shine, by the Su...

Report Warns Green Energy Subsidies Are Adding 'Too Much' To Your Energy Bill

Press Association | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK Tech

Limitations on green energy subsidies could as much as £110 to household energy bills by 2020 leading a National Audit Office report to warn that the...

New Fusion Reactor Design Would Allow Us To Create A 'Star In A Jar'

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.08.2016 | UK Tech

Scientists have published a paper which evaluates an all-new design for a spherical fusion reactor which could, one day, provide us with a source of c...

Norway Is Set To Ban ALL Petrol Powered Cars By 2025

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK Tech

Norway is set to 'completely ban' the sale of all petrol and diesel powered cars in the next 10 years. According to Norwegian newspaper Dagens Naering...

England Simply Isn't Windy Enough For New Wind Farms Admits Industry Chief

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.06.2016 | UK Tech

The chief executive of the UK's wind industry trade body has admitted that England simply isn't windy enough to justify building any more new wind far...