#Renewable

Do Swiss roofs have the potential to produce over 80% of the country’s electricity?

3 weeks ago — 1 min read

Research that combines mapping data of Switzerland against weather information has revealed that the country could produce 50tWh of electricity (83% of the country’s annual consumption) if its roofs were...

Six Good News Climate Change Stories you missed in 2018

2 months ago — 8.5 min read

Climate change news can be incredibly depressing. In 2018 alone, The Conversation covered the loss of three trillion tonnes of ice in Antarctica; Brazil’s new president and why he will...

Solar-powered car breaks efficiency world record

2 months ago — 1.5 min read

A team of Engineers from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) have crushed the solar-powered car efficiency record. Advances in photovoltaic tech have leapt forward in the last decade....

Egypt hopes to unlock its energy potential with the worlds largest solar farm

7 months ago — 1 min read

Egypt's Western Desert is set to host the world's largest solar park.

Portugal exceeds 100% Renewable Energy

11 months ago — 0.5 min read

Portugal is leading the way in Europe on renewables - for the first time, it has generated more renewable energy than demand.

UK Celebrates Low Emissions As Wind & Solar Become Second Biggest Electricity Source

11 months ago — 1.5 min read

The UK Government has just released its energy figures for 2017; they show that the UK renewable energy market is continuing to boom. The stats for the last year show...