#Wind Power

  • Article: 72% of New Energy Used in 2019 Came From Renewable Sources

    72% of New Energy Used in 2019 Came From Renewable Sources

    By Brandon Wiggins|April 8, 2020

    Renewable energy sources now account for over a third of the world’s total energy capacity. Read more

  • Article: Why Britain Lifting the Ban on Onshore Wind Farm Subsidies Is Big News for the Environment

    Why Britain Lifting the Ban on Onshore Wind Farm Subsidies Is Big News for the Environment

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 3, 2020

    The ban brought in by David Cameron has been reversed. Read more

  • Article: Britain Will Build the World’s Largest Wind Turbines to Power Millions of Homes

    Britain Will Build the World’s Largest Wind Turbines to Power Millions of Homes

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Pia Gralki|Oct. 2, 2019

    Every turbine can reportedly power 16,000 homes. Read more

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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 22, 2019

    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