Entries by Nick Capehorn

Innovative solar and energy storage projects see Anesco shortlisted for national awards

A ground breaking ‘hybrid’ solar development and large-scale energy storage retrofit programme, have seen renewables expert Anesco shortlisted for two national awards. The company is in the running for ‘Utility-scale energy storage project’ and ‘Ground-mount solar project’, as part of the Solar Power Portal Awards 2017. For the past five years, the awards have highlighted […]

Anesco named in prestigious European FT 1000 league table

Renewables developer Anesco has been named one of the fastest growing and most innovative companies in Europe, as part of a prestigious European league table. FT 1000 recognises those companies who have been dubbed the ‘driving force of the European economy in the 21st century’ and who are generating jobs and sustaining Europe’s competitiveness. Anesco, […]

Anesco and Limejump to bring 185MW energy storage online

Anesco and Limejump are to bring 185MW of energy storage online by the end of 2018, creating the largest portfolio of energy storage in the UK. The systems will play a significant role in balancing the grid through the capacity market, frequency response and wider market participation. Anesco recently strengthened its position as the UK’s […]

Anesco beats ROC deadline to grow solar portfolio to 481MW

Anesco, one of the UK’s leading solar developers, successfully powered up 28 new solar farms ahead of the 31 March 2017 deadline for Renewable Obligations Certificates (ROCs) at 1.2/MWh. The installations, all based in England, have seen the company’s portfolio grow to a milestone 101 sites, with a capacity of 480MW – enough to power […]

Anesco constructs solar farm that will support local community in Stratford-upon-Avon

National energy efficiency solutions company Anesco has played a key role in a ground-breaking new community solar farm near Stratford-upon-Avon, which will provide a long term funding stream for local charity groups over the next 25 years. The company has constructed a brand-new solar farm near Stratford-upon-Avon for Stratford Community Energy, which will generate 4,696 […]

Anesco’s Asset Management Partner, Anesco Asset Management, launches inaugural public investment offer in renewable energy assets

Anesco Asset Management has joined forces with peer to peer investment platform Abundance Investment to allow individuals to invest in energy efficiency and renewable projects run by Anesco Southwest Renewables plc (ASR). Previously open to commercial investors only, the new debenture offer will allow individuals to benefit from a 7% effective rate of return on […]

Anesco and RSPB shine light on solar farm biodiversity

National energy efficiency solutions company, Anesco, has joined forces with the RSPB, Europe’s largest nature conservation charity, on a pioneering new project that aims to enhance the biodiversity of solar farms. The agreement, which is the first of its kind in the UK, will see the creation of natural habitats for some of the country’s most […]

Anesco maintains position as global leader in energy efficiency

Anesco, the UK’s leading energy efficiency solutions provider, has been named one of the world’s top 100 cleantech companies for a third year running. The Global Cleantech 100 highlights the most innovative private companies that are best positioned to solve tomorrow’s clean technology challenges and to cause significant market impact. To qualify for the ranking, […]