Author Archive for New Power

Ripple Energy launches crowdfunding

Ripple Energy is about to start crowdfunding to develop a platform that offers a new ownership model for renewables. It is using Seedrs to raise £750,000 for 23.21% of the company. Last month New Power editor Janet Wood spoke to Ripple’s…

Longannet demolition moves forward

Parts of a structure at Longannet, Scotland’s last coal-fired power station, have been successfully demolished in a controlled explosion. The boiler annex east, close to the station’s chimney, was ‘blown down’ in calm conditions on Thursday by ScottishPower’s demolition contractor…