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Electricity from renewables will be consistently cheaper than from most fossil fuels by 2020, says Irena report

Electricity from renewables will soon be consistently cheaper than from most fossil fuels, according to the International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena). Its latest report, Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2017,  said: “Already today, and increasingly in the future, many renewable power generation projects…

New CCGT planned for Ferrybridge

SSE has announced plans for a new CCGT at the Ferrybridge site in Yorkshire. The new plant will be known as Ferrybridge ‘D’  and will have a generating capacity of up to 2,000MW. SSE owned and operated the coal-fired Ferrybridge ‘C’ power…