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Orkney Wind Projects Secure Contracts
20 September 2019. The Orkney Islands host some of the best wind resource in the world and we are delighted to have secured Contracts for Difference (CfD) for our Costa Head…Find out more
VLC Renewables reaches financial close on first phase of 500MW onshore wind farm
25 July 2019. VLC Renewables (VLCR)†, the Jersey-based Fund established by Low Carbon and Vitol to invest in renewable energy generation, and LongWing Energy S.C.A. (LongWing) have reached financial close…Find out more
Gore Street and Low Carbon agree 160MW Irish battery storage deal
View the full Gore Street Energy Storage Fund RNS announcement here. Acquisition overview: The Gore Street Energy Storage Fund (GSF) has entered into agreements to acquire 51% of the special purpose vehicles…Find out more
Vitol and Low Carbon close Renewables Fund
Fund to commence investment in renewable energy projects 17 July 2018. Low Carbon and Vitol today announce the closing of a Jersey-based fund, VLC Renewables ⃰, focussed on generating significant…Find out more
UrbanVolt signs $65m funding deal with UK investment firm Low Carbon
Deal will fund company’s international expansion 12 July 2018. UrbanVolt, the Irish company which established the Light as a Service business model, has signed a $65 million funding deal with…Find out more
A true low-carbon economy must be actioned without further delay. It will only be achieved by way of an energy market in which use of traditional fossil fuels is supplanted by the use of renewable technologies.
The Committee on Climate Change advice and renewable energy in Wales
The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has called on the UK government to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 – an ambitious increase from the current plan of 80 per…Find out more
Mitigating climate change through private and institutional investment
Roy Bedlow, Low Carbon's Chief Executive and Founder, discusses the important role that private and institutional investment plays in tackling climate change. With the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) due to publish new…Find out more
10 years on from the Climate Change Act, how far have we come?
Roy Bedlow, Low Carbon's Chief Executive and Founder explores why the Climate Change Act was so important at the time, and why we now need to be even more ambitious…Find out more
Low carbon generation: investors are ready to invest, just provide the market
The decision by Secretary of State for Energy and Clean Growth Claire Perry to bring in a new round of Contracts for Difference auctions is to be welcomed, especially if…Find out more
Guest blog: Closure of the FiT, investors need a positive signal
On our guest blog, Stephen Roberts - Associate Political Consultant at The Whitehouse Consultancy - discusses the potential impacts of the FiT closure. The Whitehouse Consultancy is an award-winning issues-led communications…Find out more