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Clean power drives Britain's grid to record low CO2 intensity in 2020

Clean power drives Britain's grid to record low CO2 intensity in 2020

National Grid ESO data for 2020 confirms raft of new records for wind and solar generation, as well as longest coal-free run since the Industrial Revolution

Electrification of harbour crane moves Port of Tyne closer to carbon neutral goal

Electrification of harbour crane moves Port of Tyne closer to carbon neutral goal

Port selected to be maintenance base for massive Dogger Bank offshore wind farm cut 700 tonnes of carbon emissions in 2020 after electrifying its harbour crane and other key assets

Ørsted secures green light for mammoth 2.4GW Hornsea Three offshore wind farm

Ørsted secures green light for mammoth 2.4GW Hornsea Three offshore wind farm

UK's Planning Inspectorate grants consent for major wind farm despite concerns over potential impact on local seabird populations

Britain's wind turbines deliver new record amid blustery weather

Britain's wind turbines deliver new record amid blustery weather

Wind power generation hit a new high of 17.3GW last week during short period when zero carbon electricity produced nearly three-quarters of output, National Grid ESO reveals

Giant 14MW mega-turbines heading for the North Sea

Giant 14MW mega-turbines heading for the North Sea

GE Renewable Energy confirms latest order from Dogger Bank wind farm will see upgraded 14MW Haliade-X turbines deployed for the first time

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