RES SUPPORTS WIGTOWN AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY'S FUNDRAISING APPEAL
Wigtown Agricultural Society
receives funding from renewable energy company to help repair
Renewable energy company RES, which recently received
planning consent for the 11 turbine GlenchamberWind Farm between
New Luce, Kirkcowan and Glen Luce, has donated £3,000 to help the
WigtownAgricultural Society's drive to raise money to repair the
RES SEEKS PERMISSION FOR MONMOUTHSHIRE’S FIRST WIND ENERGY PROJECT
RES has submitted a planning
application to Monmouthshire County Council to build two turbines
on land 500 metres to the south west of the M4 motorway and Severn
Bridge Toll facility.
The Great House Farm project will see
the area's natural wind resources used to produce enough clean,
green electricity each year to meet the annual demand of at least
RES SUBMITS PLANNING APPLICATION FOR SMALL-SCALE WIND PROJECT AT LONGLANDS LANE
The planning application for the proposed turbine at Longlands
Lane was formally acknowledged by the local planning
authority on 30 October 2012.
Newport City Council will now commence a consultation process
with the local community and interested parties. A decision on the
application is expected in spring next year.
RES DISAPPOINTED BY DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY COUNCIL'S DECISION TO REFUSE MINNYGAP WIND FARM
Leading renewable energy developer RES, has
expressed its disappointment following today's decision by Dumfries
and Galloway Council to refuse Minnygap Wind Farm.
RICHARD HARRINGTON, MP FOR WATFORD VISITS BEAUFORT COURT
RES was pleased to welcome Richard Harrington, MP for Watford,
to visit our low-carbon headquarters recently and meet staff
working in the renewable energy field. Pictured in front of
the RES wind turbine are (L-R): Stephen Balint, Director of
Strategy and Communications, Dr Ian Mays, RES Group CEO, Richard
Harrington MP, Tracy Hutcheon, Development Co-ordinator for RES
UK& Ireland and Anna Stanford, Head of Public Affairs.
RES SELLS TARALGA WIND FARM IN NEW SOUTH WALES TO SANTANDER AND CBD ENERGY LTD
RES announces the sale of its 106.8 MW
Taralga Wind Farm in New South Wales to Banco Santander and the
diversified renewable energy company, CBD Energy Limited.
RES PART OF SUCCESSFUL BID TO DEVELOP FIRST OFFSHORE WIND FARM IN NORTHERN IRELAND
The Crown Estate today announced that First
Flight Wind has been selected to develop an offshore wind farm off
the south east coast of County Down, Northern Ireland.
KINTYRE WAY RECEIVES VITAL FUNDING FROM RES
One of Scotland's most scenic walking
routes has received vital funding from a renewable energy
British renewable energy company RES, who this week submitted a
planning application to Argyll and Bute
Council for Freasdail Wind Farm near Whitehouse, has committed to
providing £30,000 of funding to the
RES SUBMITS APPEAL FOR A DECISION ON PENMANSHIEL WIND FARM
Renewable energy company RES has submitted
an appeal for a decision to be made on its Penmanshiel
Wind Farm planning application. The appeal has been made on the
grounds that Scottish Borders Council
has not determined the application within the timescales it is
required to meet.
THE CONSORTIUM LED BY IBERDROLA AND EOLE-RES IS BEGINNING TWO TECHNICAL FEASIBILITY CAMPAIGNS IN THE BAY OF SAINT BRIEUC
The consortium led by IBERDROLA and
EOLE-RES has begun two geotechnical and geophysical feasibility
campaigns on the site of the offshore wind project to be built in
the bay of Saint Brieuc.
EU REACHES 100 GW WIND POWER MILESTONE
The European Union has passed the milestone
of 100 gigawatt (GW) of installed wind power capacity, according to
the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA). Please read the
EWEA press release here [PDF].
RES STRENGTHENS ITS FOOTPRINT IN TURKEY, ACQUIRING A NEWLY LICENSED 48 MW WIND FARM AT HAVZA / SAMSUN
RES Anatolia, a
group company of RES -a leading independent renewable energy
company working across Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific - has
acquired the license for a 48 MW wind farm in Havza in the county
of Samsun. The construction of the farm is planned to start early
2014 for operation in 2016. The company is planning to develop
further solar and wind farms in Turkey and to grow its portfolio by
50 - 100 MW every year over the next ten years.
RES SUBMITS PLANNING APPLICATION FOR BARR CREGG WIND FARM
RES, the leading UK renewable energy
company with offices in Larne, has submitted a planning application
for the Barr Cregg Wind Farm located in the townlands of Barr
Cregg, Ballymaclanigan and Slaghtmanus.
JOINING THE BEAT: RES SUPPORTS CATCHY WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT IN WALES
RES, a world leading renewable energy
company, is sponsoring a world record attempt being organised
Crynant Rugby Football Club as part of
the Welsh Rugby Union's Heart of the Nation / Join The
RES CELEBRATES THE OPENING OF KELBURN WIND FARM
Renewable energy company RES celebrated the
opening of Kelburn Wind Farm on Friday (August 10,2012). The Earl
of Glasgow and Deputy Lord Lieutenant, Jane Evans, officially
opened the wind farm by cutting theribbon.
RES RECEIVES CONSENT FOR GLENCHAMBER WIND FARM
Leading renewable energy developer RES, has
welcomed today's decision by the Scottish Government to
give Glenchamber Wind Farm the green light.
RO MEDIA STATEMENT FOR ONSHORE WIND
Statement from Gordon MacDougall, Chief
Operating Officer, RES UK & Ireland:
"RES welcomes today's announcement by the Government confirming
that support for onshore wind will remain as set out in its
original consultation. By maintaining its commitment to an
evidence-based approach, based on broad range of industry experts
and stakeholders, the Government has sent a clear signal that
Britain is open to investment and that vital investment in the low
carbon economy will not be undermined by short-term, political
RES DISAPPOINTED BY HIGHLAND COUNCIL’S DECISION TO REJECT FORSS WIND FARM EXTENSION
RES has expressed its disappointment
following today's decision by the Highland Council to reject plans
for an extension to Forss Wind Farm. The application was
reviewed by the Highland Council's Planning Review Body following a
visit to the six turbine wind farm.
RENEWABLES FIRM AIMS TO POWER AHEAD IN CAITHNESS
Leading renewable energy developer RES has
stressed its continuing commitment to Caithness despite a recent
blow to the area's economy. Confirmation of the company's support
for the area follows doubts over the future of the Forss Business
and Technology Park after the company that runs the site was placed
in administration. RES is aiming to further develop its Forss
Wind Farm and The Highland Council will review its application on
the 19th July, following a site visit by Councillors.
CAITHNESS GROUPS WELCOME SUPPORT FROM RES
Two Caithness groups have welcomed
support for their activities from RES.
The 2nd Thurso Scout Group has received £1000 and new polo shirts
have been provided for the Forss
Young Farmers. Both groups are active near the RES six-turbine wind
farm at Forss.
RES SIGNS FIRST UK TURBINE SUPPLY DEAL WITH GAMESA
RES has announced today it has signed a
turbine supply deal with manufacturer Gamesa for Meikle CareweWind
Farm in Aberdeenshire. The contract will see Gamesa supplying 12
G52 850kW machines to the RESproject. The turbine supply contract
includes a 10 year service contract for the wind farm.
RES SIGN TURBINE DEAL FOR TALLENTIRE WITH VESTAS
Leading renewable energy developer RES has
signed a turbine supply deal and service contract with Vestasfor
its Tallentire Wind Farm, near Cockermouth in Cumbria. The deal
will see Vestas supplying six V80 2MWmachines and providing a
10-year service contract for the wind farm, where construction
works are startingthis week.
RES CELEBRATES OPENING OF HILL OF TOWIE WIND FARM
Today (Friday), Renewable energy
company RES celebrated the opening of Hill of Towie Wind Farm, near
RES WELCOMES APPROVAL ON JACK'S LANE WIND FARM
RES today welcomed the decision
by an independent Planning Inspector to give planning consent for a
6-turbine wind farm at Jack's Lane, between North Creake,
Syderstone and Stanhoe, near Fakenham in North West
Wood Energy Celebrates Greenbuild New Retrofit Product Award Win For Green Heat Module
praised the Green Heat Module's potential to deliver energy savings
in an innovative way
Wood Energy's Green Heat Module has been honoured with the 'New
Retrofit Product' award at the Greenbuild Awards held in Manchester
as part of the Greenbuild Expo. Specifically designed to make it
easy for those new to biomass heating by enabling them to adopt
best practice and make the most of the Renewable Heat Incentive
(RHI), the Green Heat Module is making deployment of a biomass
heating solution significantly simpler than traditional complex
RES COMPLETES NORTH AYRSHIRE WIND FARM
RES is pleased to announce today the
completion of Kelburn Wind Farm in North Ayrshire, Scotland.
At 28MW the wind farm will deliver clean, green renewable
electricity which is equivalent to the average needs of
approximately 15,000 homes - 24% of the households in North
RES ANATOLIA´S SISTER COMPANY EOLE-RES AND CONSORTIUM PARTNERS AWARDED 500 MW OFFSHORE WIND PROJECT IN FRANCE
April 2012 : Turkish renewable
energy developer RES
Anatolia´s sister Company
Eole-RES (both part of the British group
RES) has been awarded exclusive rights
to develop a 500 MW
Offshore wind project, with its consortium partners in
the area of Saint-Brieuc off the coast of Brittany. The project is
expected to generate some 2,000 jobs and play a key role in
developing an offshore wind industry in France.
DEVELOPER EMPHASISES BENEFITS TO COMMUNITY AS NORTH BLYTH POWER STATION MOVES CLOSER TO REALITY
Proposals to build a £250 million renewable
energy power station at Battleship Wharf in the Port of Blythhave
moved another step closer to reality. The Planning Inspectorate has
now confirmed formal acceptanceof the application for a Development
Consent Order, which renewable energy developer RES submitted
forconsideration in March this year.
IBERDROLA - EOLE-RES CONSORTIUM AWARDED 500 MW SAINT-BRIEUC OFFSHORE WIND PROJECT, FRANCE
Paris, 6th April 2012 - The French
Government today announced its decision to award the
Iberdrola-Eole-RES consortium exclusive rights to develop a 500 MW
offshore wind project in the area of Saint-Brieuc, off the coast of
Brittany. The project is expected to generate some 2,000 jobs and
play a key role in developing an offshore wind industry in
Dogs Trust Shrewsbury Centre achieves the highest ever post-construction sustainability rating in the world and wins BREEAM award
RES Inbuilt and Dogs Trust announced today
that a state of the art re-homing centre in Shrewsbury has received
the highest ever post-construction rating in the World from
RES SUBMITS APPLICATION FOR REVIEW TO THE HIGHLAND COUNCIL ON FORSS WIND FARM REFUSAL
RES has submitted an Application for Review
following the refusal by the Highland Council for an extension to
Forss Wind Farm. RES owns and operates the six turbines at Forss
Wind Farm near Thurso in Caithness and applied for planning
permission for an additional five turbines in October 2010. The
application for the extension was refused in October 2011 by a
planning officer using delegated decision-making powers.
THE IBERDROLA - EOLE RES CONSORTIUM ANNOUNCE THE SUBMISSION FOR TWO OFFSHORE ZONES
In response to the invitation to tender
launched by the French government, the IBERDROLA - EOLE RES
consortium is applying for the two offshore zones located in the
Saint-Brieuc Bay and off the Saint-Nazaire coastline.