approves Archive

16 Oct 2014

Norway approves two new electricity interconnectors to Germany and UK

Statnett has secured approval from the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy to build two new electricity interconnectors to Germany and the UK. CTBR – News
13 Oct 2014

Scotland approves four new offshore wind farms

The Scottish government has approved four new offshore wind farms, which have a combined energy generating capacity of about 2.3GW. CTBR – News
12 Oct 2014

Ukrainian Government Approves Ambitious New Wind Energy Goals

A new National Action Plan state decree for the development of wind energy was recently issued by the Ukrainian government, after being approved by the country’s cabinet. The ambitious new goals called for by the decree include
1 Oct 2014

World Bank approves $519m concentrated solar power project in Morocco

The World Bank has approved the $ 519m Noor-Ouarzazate concentrated solar power project in Morocco. CTBR – News
30 Sep 2014

After security review, China approves Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus for sale

Although Apple sold a record number of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus phones during the opening weekend, the number surely would have been higher with China sales. That country will get… Gigaom Search
30 Sep 2014

UK approves Dong Energy’s Burbo Bank offshore wind farm extension

The UK Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has approved Dong Energy’s plans to extend the Burbo Bank offshore wind farm in the Liverpool Bay of northwest England. CTBR – News
30 Sep 2014

ADB approves $150m loan facility to help Karnataka design water management plan

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $ 150m loan facility to help the Indian state of Karnataka design a water management plan. CTBR – News
11 Aug 2014

Philippines DOE approves RESC for SNAP’s hydropower project

The Philippines Department of Energy (DOE) has approved a renewable energy service contract (RESC) for SN Aboitiz Power’s (SNAP) 350MW hydroelectric power facility in Ifugao. CTBR – News
17 Jul 2014

UK approves E.ON’s Rampion offshore wind farm

E.ON has secured approval from the UK Government for its Rampion offshore wind farm development off the Sussex coast. CTBR – News
16 Jul 2014

ADB approves $300m loan to increase Sri Lanka’s renewable energy

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $ 300m loan to help Sri Lanka increase the use of renewable energy for power generation and reduce its dependence on imported oil. CTBR – News