Green light for giant battery at UK’s largest onshore wind farm

The planned battery storage centre will be the size of half a football pitch, with a total capacity of 50MW

Treasury’s infrastructure plans “just a list” not plan

MPs have criticised the Treasury’s plans for building new infrastructure – including power projects – for being “just a list of projects” rather than a “real plan with a strategic vision”. In a review of the Government’s Infrastructure plan, the Public Accounts Committee suggests it isn’t “convinced” the figures add up, questioning whether a plan […]

UK has two of Europe’s largest three onshore wind farms

Two of Europe’s three largest onshore wind farms are being built in the UK, according to a new top ten list from the European Wind Energy Association. ScottishPower’s Whitelee farm near Glasgow was runner up to Romania’s mammoth 240 turbine Fantanele and Cogealac farm. It has 215 turbines with a capacity of 539MW and is […]