The founders of a major clean energy fund shrugged off Donald Trump’s shift away from renewables.

The founders of a major clean energy fund shrugged off Donald Trump’s shift away from renewables.

The founders of a major clean energy fund have shrugged off Donald Trump’s shift away from renewable power, claiming the global industry is too advanced to be halted by the US president. Peter Dickson, technical director of Glennmont Partners, said the renewable energy sector was now driving itself after cutting loose from state-backed subsidies and […]

Interview with Mr Julian Brown, Chairman, 8.2 Aarufield and Chairman, RenewableUK.

Interview with Mr Julian Brown, Chairman, 8.2 Aarufield and Chairman, RenewableUK.

Pre-conference interview with: Mr Julian Brown, Chairman, 8.2 Aarufield and Chairman, RenewableUK   About 8.2 Aarufield: Led by Julian Brown, 8.2 Aarufield has a catalogue of industry leading colleagues and associates each bringing specific and unparalleled knowledge on their subject.  8.2 Aarufield aims to reduce overall renewables project costs for investors and developers by bringing […]

Danish Ambassador Mette Knudsen speaks about the Turkana Wind Power.

Danish Ambassador Mette Knudsen speaks about the Turkana Wind Power.

Denmark plays a key role in the Turkana Wind Power project. Danish Ambassador Mette Knudsen speaks about the project, its challenges and benefits to Kenya and Loiyangalani, as well as the region’s security and stability, refugees, human rights and Kenya-Denmark economic relations. Q. The Lake Turkana Wind Power Project is expected to be Africa’s largest. […]

EU bank invests in Mongolia’s green future.

EU bank invests in Mongolia’s green future.

The European Investment Bank has agreed to help finance a large scale wind farm in Mongolia. The Luxembourg-based EIB, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and a group of international investors have pledged more than €100 million in financing for the Sainshand development, which will be the country’s third privately financed wind farm. […]

E.ON says ‘bigger is better’ as it plots US renewables growth.

E.ON says ‘bigger is better’ as it plots US renewables growth.

German utility E.ON will increase its US renewables investments over the next few years, including potentially pushing into new geographies, E.ON North America chairman Patrick Woodson tells Recharge. E.ON is on the hunt for “large-scale projects” of at least 100MW, Woodson says, adding that “bigger is better”. Bigger projects allow us to take advantage of […]