#Wind Power

  • Article: Africa's Largest Wind Power Project Just Opened in Northern Kenya

    Africa's Largest Wind Power Project Just Opened in Northern Kenya

    July 22, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    This will help reduce electricity costs and dependence on fossil fuels. Read more

  • Article: Britain on Its Way to Be Powered by Renewables More Than Fossil Fuels for First Time in History

    Britain on Its Way to Be Powered by Renewables More Than Fossil Fuels for First Time in History

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 8, 2019

    A new deal means that renewable energy will overtake fossil fuels in the UK. Read more

  • Article: The Soon-to-Be World's Biggest Offshore Wind Farm Will Start Powering Britain This Week

    The Soon-to-Be World's Biggest Offshore Wind Farm Will Start Powering Britain This Week

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 12, 2019

    Meanwhile, the UK just broke a record for wind generation. Read more

  • Article: 98% of Scotland's Electricity Demand Was Met by Wind Power in October

    98% of Scotland's Electricity Demand Was Met by Wind Power in October

    By Joshua James Parfitt|Nov. 14, 2018

    Wind power exceeded national demand for 16 out of 31 days, analysis suggests. Read more

  • Article: This Is the First Major UK Energy Company to Use 100% Wind Power

    This Is the First Major UK Energy Company to Use 100% Wind Power

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 17, 2018

    It’s the first of the “big six” energy providers to do so. Read more

  • Article: The World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm Just Opened in the Irish Sea

    The World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm Just Opened in the Irish Sea

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 6, 2018

    Each of the 189 turbines is about twice the size of London’s Big Ben clocktower. Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Went 55 Hours  Without Using Coal for the First Time Ever

    The UK Just Went 55 Hours Without Using Coal for the First Time Ever

    By Chris Gelardi|April 20, 2018

    Wind power picked up the slack during the 55-hour streak. Read more

  • Article: Two-Thirds of Scotland’s Energy Is Coming From Renewable Sources

    Two-Thirds of Scotland’s Energy Is Coming From Renewable Sources

    By Chris Gelardi|April 2, 2018

    The country could be consuming nothing but renewable energy by 2020. Read more