Energy department cuts budget allocation for clean energy

2018-04-19 07:15

The department of energy plans to cut its budget allocation for clean energy, much to the disappointment of the portfolio committee on energy.

Nebraska to build wind farm to power Facebook centre

2017-11-17 21:21

Utility officials say a new wind farm being built in northeastern Nebraska will provide 200 megawatts of power to a planned Facebook data centre.

First floating wind farm starts operating in Scotland

2017-10-18 21:06

The world's first floating wind farm has started operations off the coast of Scotland, opening up the possibility of turbines at sea depths that would avoid spoiling views.

Australia PM under fire for ordering fund to stop energy investments

2015-07-13 12:07

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has come under fire from the opposition and investors after ordering the government's Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) to stop investing.


UK budget aims for driverless cars by 2021

2017-11-20 11:34

British finance minister Philip Hammond is to announce £75m in funding for Artificial Intelligence and plans to put driverless cars on UK roads by 2021.

Norwegian firms signs deal with Iran for solar panels

2017-10-19 09:15

Norway solar panel maker Saga Energy has signed a deal, estimated to be worth about $2.94bn with Iran's state-owned company Amin Energy Developers to build solar power plants.

Australia rejects clean energy target for cheaper power

2017-10-18 16:48

The Australian government has rejected a plan to generate 42 % of country's power from wind and solar energy.

Helping hand

2011-01-17 11:10

Entrepreneur Craig Lyons talks about his solar energy company and other entrepreneurial ventures.

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