Kelvin Ross's Articles

- November 08, 2013

UK Offshore Wind Capacity Rises 80 Percent in One Year

The installed capacity of the UK’s offshore wind sector has risen by 79 percent in a year. In the period from July 2012 to June 2013, capacity increased from 1,858 MW to 3,321 MW, boosted...

- September 06, 2013

Report Sounds Warnings for UK Renewables Industry

Supply chain investments that are critical for the growth of the UK’s renewable energy industry are at risk because of hit-and-miss government policies, according to a new report.

- August 28, 2013

Transmission Link Will Bring Hydropower From Malaysia To Indonesia

Indonesia and Malaysia are to be linked by a new transmission line.

- August 28, 2013

UK Not Doing Enough To Win Renewable Investors, Says Report

The UK is continuing to keep renewable energy investors at arms’ length by publishing key legislation in a piecemeal manner and backing shale gas at the expense of developing biomass...

- July 25, 2013

Vattenfall Hails Wind Farm Radar Breakthrough in UK as Company Readies to Split in Two

Swedish energy company Vattenfall has invested in innovative radar technology to enable it to go ahead with extending one of its offshore wind farms in the UK.

- July 25, 2013

Sao Paulo Sets 70 Percent Renewables Target

The largest state in Brazil plans to generate almost 70 per cent of its electricity from renewables by 2020.

- July 09, 2013

Weak and Unclear Policy Threatening UK Offshore Wind Industry, Says Think-tank

The development of the UK’s offshore wind market is at risk because of “weak and unclear signals from government on the long-term future of renewable energy”, according to a report...

- July 05, 2013

British Prime Minister Opens World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm

British Prime Minister David Cameron yesterday officially opened London Array, the world’s largest offshore wind farm.

- July 04, 2013

Utility Pulls Plug on World's Largest Biomass Plant

RWE npower has pulled the plug on its UK biomass plant at Tilbury – the largest 100 percent biomass plant in the world.

- June 27, 2013

UK Reveals Renewable Energy Strike Prices

The UK government today revealed the strike prices for renewable energy that it proposes to pay under its contracts for difference scheme.

Kelvin Ross

Kelvin Ross

Kelvin Ross is Deputy Editor of Power Engineering International magazine and its associated publications – Middle East Energy and the Global Power Review. Previously, Kelvin was News Editor at UK online news site Energy Live News, Production...

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