Northumberland Council to create £2.3M solar farm at headquarters
The suggested development is expected to contribute around 40% of buildings power use and provide electricity to electric vehicle charging points.
North East energy consultancy grows and moves to new base
The Green Energy Advice Bureau has moved its HQ to the Port of Tyne’s Tyne Dock Estate as it continues grow since its start up in 2015.
Muckle advises on Smart deal for County Durham energy business
One of the UK’s fastest growing business energy consultancies has been acquired by a market leading counterpart, in a deal which represents a significant …
North East to test World’s largest wind turbine blade
The World’s largest wind turbine blade, part of GE’s Haliade-X 12MW turbine, is being tested at the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) development site in …
Sunderland’s floating wind tech lifted by westerly support
Sunderland based wind technology developer Frontier Technical, is working with a consortium of private businesses, public sector organisations and educational institutions to develop their …
Helix headquartered energy storage specialist secures major investment
Newcastle based electricity storage specialist Connected Energy has received a key investment boost of £5m from Sumitomo Corporation, ENGIE and Macquarie Group, amongst others. …
Full steam ahead: Green light for hydrogen train tests
Mainline testing of a hydrogen powered train has been given the green light in the UK, after successful ‘proof of concept’ work.
The UK’s first …
Case for onshore wind builds
Following the government’s decision to support a ‘net zero’ greenhouse gas emission reduction goal for 2050, major investors in the UK energy sector are …
Big brands unite to tackle climate change
The business led campaigning and training group Business in the Community has brought together a ‘Net Zero’ Carbon Taskforce which aims to encourage businesses …
New biogas plant set for the North East
Prestige Funds, a leading private finance supplier to UK agriculture, SMEs and clean energy markets, has agreed £22.7m to fund the construction of an …