Northumbrian Water signs deal with Ørsted to go 100% renewable

Northumbrian Water will power all 1,858 of its sites using renewable electricity for the next four years after signing a deal with Ørsted. Ørsted owns...

Renewables will be key to Ireland’s data centre growth

Host in Ireland, a strategic global initiative created to increase awareness of the benefits of hosting digital assets in Ireland, has released a report...

System volatility poised to create flexibility challenge

Growth in variable renewables will lead to greater volatility in the power system, challenging inflexible ‘baseload’ generators while creating opportunities for new sources of power, a...

Equinix receives award for leadership in green power

Equinix, the global interconnection and data centre company, has been recognised by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a leader in green power....

Microsoft signs agreement with GE to power data centres with wind power

Microsoft has signed an agreement with GE to purchase energy from its wind farm in County Kerry, Ireland, as part of its target of producing...

Apple to build new ‘green’ data centre in Iowa

Apple has announced plans to build a 400,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art data centre in Waukee, Iowa, to better serve North American users of iMessage, Siri, the...

Data Centre Summit London: education, debate, and networking

Data Centre Summit London is a one-day conference event for data centre industry professionals. Taking place at the Barbican Centre in the heart of...

Solar energy to power Apple’s data centre

NV Energy and Apple have announced an agreement to build 200 megawatts of additional solar energy in Nevada by early 2019. The projects will...

RTE selects Saft for lithium-ion backup battery systems in innovative Smart Grid Substation installations

Saft has supplied two battery systems to French transmission grid operator RTE to provide vital backup power for its innovative Smart Substations Project. The...
UNited Utilities installs massive floating solar plant at Godley reservoir

United Utilities goes large on solar with 3MW floating plant

United Utilities is to bolster its self-generation to the tune of 3MW as work begins this week on a 3MW floating solar PV plant...