Greencoat acquires Lisdowney wind farm

Greencoat Renewables has acquired Lisdowney, a 9.2MW wind farm situated in County Kilkenny, for  €22.5 million. Lisdowney wind farm consists of four Enercon E82 turbines. The wind farm was commissioned in November 2016 and its revenues are contracted under the…

BEIS awards CCS grant

A consortium led by Carbon Clean Solutions (CCSL) has been awarded £900,000 grant  by the UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) for development of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology. The grant will enable CCSL to build a…

Vehicle-to-grid projects share £30 million funding

The government has announced funding of £30 million to be shared by 21 projects investigating ‘vehicle to grid’ applications for electricity storage. The Department for Transport said the schemes will demonstrate how energy stored in electric vehicle batteries could be borrowed…

T-4 Capacity Market auction clears at £8.40

The T-4 Capacity Market auction for 2021/22 has cleared at £8.40, the lowest figure yet. Some 74GW entered the bidding to provide 50.5GW in the delivery year. In total 439 capacity market units will be awarded Capacity Agreements, from 129 companies. The auction…