The 50 MW Kincardine Offshore Windfarm is located 15 km off the coast of Aberdeenshire, in water depths ranging from 60 m to 80 m.
Plastic is 84 per cent of all rubbish found across Australian beaches, a UNSW-led study based on one of the largest marine debris databases in the Southern Hemisphere has found.
The production of renewable energy is increasing every year. But after analysing the growth rates of wind and solar power in 60 countries, researchers at Chalmers University of Technology and Lund University in Sweden and Central European University in Vienna, Austria, conclude that virtually no country is moving sufficiently fast to avoid global warming of 1.5°C or even 2°C.
Wind energy advancement is popularly accepted as essential to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions and the effects of climate change. This is because it is not just a renewable energy source but also emissions-free.
Elkem, a global leader in silicon-based advanced materials, today announces a new climate roadmap detailing how the company plans to develop its business in line with the aim of the Paris agreement of limiting global warming to well below two degrees.
Residents who live within 10 km of a wind farm report more sleep issues from other sources, such as insomnia, stress and snoring spouses, than the nearby wind farms, a Flinders University study has found.
Independent Scottish renewable energy developer Muirhall Energy has unveiled the country’s largest subsidy-free onshore wind farm following the completion of Crossdykes in Dumfries and Galloway.
Russia has great potential for using renewable resources because they are almost evenly distributed throughout the country, scientists say.
Award-winning renewable energy platform Ripple has joined the NextGen consortium which is pursuing seabed development rights within the Crown Estate Scotland ScotWind leading round. The partnership will help bring community ownership to the offshore wind sector for the first time in the UK.
Zhangjiakou, a large city in Hebei Province, China, lies just northwest of Beijing. The nearby Shangyi Wind Farm in Zhangjiakou is a critical component of northern China's electric infrastructure.