UK Minister Claire Perry says: “We want to continue to invest in technologies that have the potential both to decarbonise and drive global exports, and (wave and tidal) is certainly an area that could contribute….”
By examining every aspect of your hydro scheme – from turbine efficiency to hands-off flow – you can uncover a number of ways to increase scheme profitability, says Ian Cartwright, Chief Operating Officer at SIMEC Green Highland Renewables.
Energy auctions can pick winners – and create losers. Will the UK’s next energy auction boost the UK’s lead in tidal energy – or gift our early-mover advantage to competitors overseas? And of course, we have been here before…
The family car of the future will no doubt be electric, but more challenging are heavy vehicles, which account for around 30 percent of transport emissions. Digital hydraulics offer a solution, says Niall Caldwell from Artemis Intelligent Power.
Battery-driven diggers may sound appealing, but in reality the energy requirements of off-road machinery make electric power very limited in practice. However a new breed of digital hydraulic pumps is set to transform the sector.