PV Leads The Way As Renewables Threatens Coal-fired Power

In most parts of the world today, renewables are the lowest-cost source of power generation. The latest study by IRENA (International Renewable Energy Agency) shows that it’s the end for coal-fired power. This points to how cheap renewables can power the electrification needed to reduce carbon emissions from transport. Continuing falling solar module prices and…

Labour reveals plans to fit solar panels to 1.75m homes

Labour have announced plans to fit solar panels to 1.75m homes lived in by socially housed or low-income households. It is part of its promised “green industrial revolution” to try to combat climate change and boost jobs. The programme is due to be announced by Jeremy Corbyn and the shadow business secretary, Rebecca Long-Bailey, at…

LCOE for Li-Ion Batteries is Plummeting

Battery Power’s Latest Plunge in Costs Threatens Coal & Gas  “The long-term cost of supplying grid electricity for today’s lithium-ion batteries is falling faster than expected”, according to a recent article on Bloomberg New Energy Finance. The outcome is that multi-hour energy storage can compete with natural gas and coal. So projects that weren’t viable 12…

Heatwave Sends Solar PV Generation Soaring

Solar Generation Set to Soar with UK Heatwave Here at Green Pulse Energy we love the sun! Reason being – the more sun, the more our customers generate from their Solar PV.   The current heat wave that is sending temperatures soaring as high as 35c in Essex this week will have a significant impact on Solar PV…

New Wind Turbine Generates Electricity Without Rotating Blades

Bladeless Efficient Wind Turbine This new wind turbine wobbles elegantly in the wind, generating electricity without rotating blades. “It looks like asparagus,” says David Suriol, one of the founders. A Spanish company called Vortex Bladeless has produced a wind turbine that takes advantage of the vortices produced when wind moves around an obstacle. How Does…