The latest renewable energy news from The Renewable Energy Institute.

Working in partnership with the United Nations (UNEP) and major universities, the REI is an independent professional body that promotes best practice in renewable energy and energy efficiency through renewable energy training courses and global conferences.

EU Must Triple Speed of Carbon Emission Cuts to Hit Target

According to a recent report by the European Commission, the European Union (EU) faces the [...]

Solar-Powered Vehicle Completes First Off-Road Journey Across the Sahara

A radical, new solar-powered vehicle, claimed to be the world’s first capable of off-road driving [...]

New Research Suggests World is at a Solar Power ‘Tipping Point’

A new study by the University of Exeter and University College London, suggests that solar [...]

Scottish Wind Farm, Seagreen, Becomes Fully Operational

This week it was announced that Seagreen, a wind farm located in the North Sea’s [...]

US Military Seeks to Tap into Renewable Geothermal Energy from Earth’s Core

The US Air Force is embarking on an innovative undertaking to power a base in [...]

World’s Largest Wind Farm – Dogger Bank – Begins Power Generation for First Time

The inaugural turbine of a pioneering project to construct the world’s largest offshore wind farm [...]

Arctic Solar Panels in Svalbard – Norway’s Energy Solution for Northernmost Settlements

In the remote Svalbard archipelago of Norway, situated in perpetual winter darkness, a groundbreaking project [...]

Groundbreaking Carbon Removal Plant Unveiled in Africa

A ground-breaking project aimed at reducing carbon output within the atmosphere is set to be [...]

Can Global Collaboration Get Us To Net Zero?

For most countries around the globe, finances, resources and infrastructure all provide significant barriers to [...]

New Solar Powered Airship to be Launched, Designed to ‘Fly Forever’

A French aero-navigational company, Euro Airship, is on a mission to achieve a continuous global [...]