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Energy professionals point to political risk as concern for UK energy system

The UK’s energy system is vulnerable to political risk as the nation continues negations for post-Brexit Britain, according to those working in the sector.



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UK can bolster offshore wind by five times by 2030

The UK can expand its world-beating offshore wind capacity to almost five times its current level by 2030, according to a new study.

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Carbon Trust leads industry project to tackle floating wind challenges

The Carbon Trust has kicked off a series of studies to address future challenges for the emergent floating offshore wind sector.


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Foresight acquires 35MW battery storage facility from RES

Foresight Group, the independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, has acquired a Port of Tyne 35MW battery storage project from RES (Renewable Energy Systems).

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SEP’s Environmental Capital Fund investments in €8.7m Irish wind farm

Scottish Equity Partners (SEP) has provided project finance to fund the construction of the €8.7 million, 4.6MW Curraghderrig wind farm in the Republic of Ireland.


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Northern Powergrid signs electric vehicle partnership with Nissan

Northern Powergrid, the company responsible for the network that keeps the lights on across the North East, Yorkshire and northern Lincolnshire, and the electric vehicle manufacturer Nissan have signed an industry-leading partnership.

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TfL drives forward £18m electric vehicle scheme

Transport for London (TfL) has appointed the suppliers who will provide the rapid charging points that the capital needs to make it easier than ever before to use electric vehicles.