Entries by Amy Archer

Clean Growth Strategy: Anesco welcomes positive developments

The Government today launched its highly anticipated Clean Growth Strategy. The 165-page document sets out proposals for decarbonising all sectors of the UK economy and explains how the country can benefit from low carbon opportunities, while meeting national and international commitments to tackle climate change. According to leading renewables developer Anesco, the strategy has finally […]

UK Climate Change Minister unveils UK’s first subsidy-free solar farm

Claire Perry MP, the UK Minister for Climate Change & Industry, today officially opened Anesco’s Clayhill solar farm and energy storage facility, located near Flitwick in Bedfordshire. Clayhill is the first solar farm in the UK to operate without a government subsidy. The 10MW solar farm will generate enough electricity for around 2,500 homes and […]

Anesco supports Mongoose Energy with UK’s biggest ever community energy deal

The UK’s leading community energy developer Mongoose Energy has successfully completed financing of the UK’s biggest community energy project near Stratford-Upon-Avon in Warwickshire. The community energy company to be created will be the largest in the UK by generating capacity, enough to power around 4,500 UK homes. The site has been designed, built and will […]

Anesco achieves RoSPA Gold for 5th year running

Renewables developer Anesco has received a prestigious award for a fifth consecutive year in recognition of its outstanding occupational health and safety practices. Anesco has been awarded a gold medal by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), after receiving top marks for its health and safety performance over the past five years. […]

Government commitment to energy storage ‘a step in the right direction’, says Anesco

Anesco, the UK’s leading provider of utility-scale energy storage solutions, has welcomed government plans for a more flexible energy system and the news that the Government is to invest £246m in the advancement of battery storage technology. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and Ofgem have this week announced plans for a […]

Anesco retrofits 10 solar sites with energy storage for Ancala Partners

Anesco has partnered with Ancala Partners LLP (‘Ancala’), the independent mid-market infrastructure investment manager, to complete the first portfolio-scale deployment of batteries co-located on solar parks in the UK. The batteries, located at 10 of Ancala’s existing solar PV sites across England, will provide balancing and frequency response services to the National Grid. Renewable electricity […]