4 December 2013
RenewableUK has welcomed the publication of the National Infrastructure Plan 2013 by the Treasury, which confirms the levels of financial support for onshore and offshore wind between 2015 and 2019.
29 November 2013
Today RenewableUK, energyshare and food campaigner Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall host a roundtable discussion and meal where the ingredients are from farms and suppliers powered by wind energy, celebrating the wind industrys role in sustaining Britains farming communities.
28 November 2013
In the run-up to the Chancellors Autumn Statement on 5th December, RenewableUK is urging the Government to strengthen its support for offshore wind energy.
26 November 2013
7 November 2013
RenewableUK has welcomed comments by the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg highlighting the benefits of supporting the wind, wave and tidal energy industries.
6 November 2013
The offshore wind industry has enjoyed a record breaking year in terms of new deployment, according to RenewableUKs latest annual report, Wind Energy in the UK.
6 November 2013
The Shadow Minister for Energy and Climate Change, Julie Elliott MP, has highlighted Labours commitment to support job creation in the fast-growing renewable energy sector.
5 November 2013
RenewableUK has warmly welcomed a ringing endorsement of the wind, wave and tidal energy industries by the Energy Secretary Edward Davey at the trade associations annual conference in Birmingham.
30 October 2013
RenewableUK has welcomed comments made by Energy Minister Baroness Verma in the House of Lords debate this week on the Energy Bill. Addressing concerns about the support for renewables Baroness Verma said no-one in Government is talking about changing support for large-scale renewables or feed-in-tariffs
27 October 2013
An independent opinion poll commissioned by the Mail on Sunday by the company Survation showed today that 70% of people surveyed backed wind farms being built near them.
22 October 2013
The Government has today announced that two major offshore renewable energy projects have been earmarked to receive a share of the £40 Billion government infrastructure guarantee scheme.
17 October 2013
A new report published today by RenewableUK shows that 2012 saw an all-time high in the number of people installing small and medium sized wind turbines
9 October 2013
27 September 2013
26 September 2013
Government statistics show that the amount of electricity generated from renewable energy sources reached a new record high
19 September 2013
RenewableUK, the trade body for the UK wind and marine renewables sector, today published an update of its 2010 study into employment in the wind, wave and tidal energy sectors.
17 September 2013
16 September 2013
RenewableUK today welcomed news that MeyGen Ltd. has been awarded consent by the Scottish Government for an 86 Megawatt tidal energy project, following the completion of the statutory approval process with the regulator Marine Scotland.
10 September 2013
RenewableUK has welcomed a new report published by the influential think tank ResPublica which says local community groups should be given greater opportunities to get more involved in developing and owning local renewable energy projects such as wind and solar farms.