Category list : Alternative Energy (February 2017)
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Alternative Energy | Small nuclear solutionSubscription
The smallest of small nuclear reactors, about the size of a squash court, is finding big backers and global markets.
Alternative Energy | Tidal powerSubscription
With around 60 sunny days per year, “the UK” and “solar power” do not make for a natural co-location. And although we are not short of wind, many see it as an unreliable energy source.
Alternative Energy | StorageSubscription
The latest capacity market auction has generated some exciting news. While that may sound like an oxymoron, in this case it is justified as it marks a milestone for new storage technology.
Alternative Energy | SMR make or breakSubscription
Donald Trump’s election as US president is expected to change the game in economics and politics around the world. Take UK energy policy for instance.
Alternative Energy | Floating solar farmsSubscription
There is something strange in the waters of a London reservoir. A 57,500m2 floating solar photovoltaic farm on the Queen Elizabeth II Reservoir is providing Thames Water with an off-grid electricity supply.
Alternative Energy | UK independenceSubscription
On 24 June 2016, British citizens woke up to the news that – for better or worse – they would be forging their own way in the world.
Alternative Energy | UK tidal power firstSubscription
Europe’s largest tidal power project has begun in northern Scotland, with the first of its marine turbines starting to produce electricity at the end of 2016.