Renewables

ABB wins $130m cable order for massive Dong wind farm

Posted on 13 Mar 2015 by Tim Brown
ABB has won an order worth around $130m (£87m) from Dong Energy, the Danish integrated energy company, to supply a high-voltage cable system that will bring power from the Walney Extension wind park off the North West coast of England to more than a million people in the UK.

Blasting offshore wind

GROW OffshoreWind delivers £7m boost to the offshore wind sector

2014 saw a number of major investments into the UK offshore wind sector, a sign that the marketplace is actually starting to realise its potential. GROW:OffshoreWind has spent the past 12 months helping the supply chain take advantage of the £multi-billion opportunity.

US and China strike deal on carbon emissions pre-G20

Prime Minister of Australia The Hon Tony Abbott MP and The Premier of Queensland Campbell Newman MP- image courtesy of G20 Taskforce, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet
Posted on 12 Nov 2014 by Tim Brown

With the topic of climate change obvious in its absence from this weekend's G20 agenda, President Barack Obama and Chinese leader Xi Jinping have taken matters into their own hands during a summit of World Leaders in China and reached an historic bilateral agreement to limit carbon emissions.