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UK clean wind energy subsidy less than 3 pence per household per day

March 26th, 2013 by RenewableUK

Wind energy costs as little as 2.67 pence per UK household per day according to statistics released by Ofgem on 21 March 2013. The news that the cost of wind is so low comes as the UK’s energy regulator revealed that together onshore and offshore wind accounted for nearly 59% of renewable energy generation in […]

Electricity from wind energy can be integrated into existing electricity system to act as a fossil fuel saver

January 8th, 2012 by RenewableUK

RenewableUK, the trade association for the wind, wave & tidal industry, has criticised a report published by the thinktank Civitas for failing to understand how wind power works as part of the UK’s electricity generation system.

UK wind farms meet more of UK’s electricity demand

January 6th, 2012 by RenewableUK

RenewableUK, the trade association for the wind, wave & tidal industry, has praised UK’s National Grid’s handling of the large volumes of electricity generated by wind farms over the festive season.

UK offshore wind power generates substantially more electicity

December 25th, 2011 by RenewableUK

The latest UK Government figures on the amount of electricity generated by wind power have been welcomed by RenewableUK, the country’s largest renewable energy trade association, as proof of the increasingly significant contribution wind energy makes to UK households. Statistics for the third quarter of 2011, released by the UK’s Department of Energy and Climate […]