List/Grid Tag Archives: the UK

The UK favors Electric Cars by banning petrol and diesel vehicles starting with 2040

The UK favors Electric Cars by banning petrol and diesel vehicles starting with 2040

After France, Norway and India, now the UK decided to ban the sales of petrol and diesel cars starting with 2040, in order to reduce the level of air pollution… Read more »

Solar companies can survive even if the government decides to cut subsidies

Solar companies can survive even if the government decides to cut subsidies

When the government cuts the subsidies for solar power, the solar companies are trying to survive by moving to other markets. This happened in May 2015, when the Tories took… Read more »

Qantas will provide non-stop flights between Perth and London from March 2018

Qantas will provide non-stop flights between Perth and London from March 2018

Qantas is an airline based in Australia, which is committed to developing a sustainable alternative fuel that can successfully substitute the traditional jet fuel based on fossil fuels. Qantas has… Read more »

Food waste becomes the green fuel of the gas-powered lorries that will carry Christmas gifts in the UK

Food waste becomes the green fuel of the gas-powered lorries that will carry Christmas gifts in the UK

CNG Fuels launched today a cleaner fuel (biomethane) that is derived from food waste and is up to 40% cheaper than diesel, while emits 70% less CO2 in the atmosphere… Read more »

EU’s trade barriers against Chinese solar panels might be removed

EU’s trade barriers against Chinese solar panels might be removed

A number of 400 solar energy companies in Europe have requested the EU to immediately scrap the minimum pricing trade measures against China because the actual measures are affecting the… Read more »

China is leading in the top of renewable electricity net additions in 2016

China is leading in the top of renewable electricity net additions in 2016

In 2015, renewable energy accounted for more than half of the new electricity generation capacity added in the world. IEA (The International Energy Agency) stated that a quick transformation of… Read more »

The offshore wind farms can power the UK without a new nuclear station

The offshore wind farms can power the UK without a new nuclear station

Henrik Paulsen, CEO of Dong Energy (Dong Energy is the biggest developer of offshore wind farms in the UK), stated that the UK can meet its future energy commitments without… Read more »

Europe’s largest floating solar power farm is ready for opening

Europe’s largest floating solar power farm is ready for opening

In a recent article, I wrote about Europe’s largest floating solar power farm, which is built on the Queen Elizabeth II reservoir, near the Heathrow airport in the UK. This… Read more »

The UK wants to reduce its carbon emissions level by 80% by 2050

The UK wants to reduce its carbon emissions level by 80% by 2050

The UK wants to set a long-term goal that will reduce the level of carbon emissions in the country to zero, even if the Government slashed the subsidies for small… Read more »

UK’s first wind farm that will be built without the help of government subsidies

UK’s first wind farm that will be built without the help of government subsidies

Good Energy is a green power company based in the UK that wants to build an onshore wind farm in Cornwall without the help of governmental subsidies, but with the… Read more »

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