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Peak Oil Documentary on the BBC – A…

For all those who missed the excellent BBC documentary on Peak Oil and it's potential impact on farming broadcast, last night, Friday 20th called A Farm for the Future. It will be repeated tomorrow, on…

U.K. Offshore Wind Farms Win Approval

The U.K. moved a step closer to hitting renewable energy goals on Monday after several energy firms and consortia were given the go-ahead to develop offshore wind farms. The deals were agreed between the owner…

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A Look at the REAL Numbers Involved in…

Too often when reporting on renewable energy news, we bloggers can sometimes project the feeling that everything is going to be alright, look at all the pretty technology we're rolling out and saying it will…

Are Home Wind Turbines Doomed to Fail?

A British study warns that home wind turbines are only generating a fraction of electricity promised by the manufacturers while some even fail to provide enough energy to run the turbine's electronics. The survey conducted…

Scottish Firm Increases Investment in Renewable Energy

Edinburgh-based Aquamarine Power, which claims to be the only UK firm developing wave and tidal energy generation devices simultaneously, has made a "significant investment" in Ocean Flow Energy, from North Shields. Aquamarine Power has increased its…