25 Jul 2011

Investment Weekly News (Published July 23rd 2011) – Wind farms in China and small-scale solar panels on rooftops in Europe were largely responsible for last year’s 32% rise in green energy investments worldwide according to the latest annual report on renewable energy investment trends issued by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). Last year, investors pumped […]

23 Jul 2011

Africa Renewables Ltd (“AfriRen”), the London headquartered trading company specialising in renewable energy has appointed Ian Paterson as Logistics manager for its innovative €30million biomass extraction and exploration ventures in West Africa. African-born Paterson is joining AfriRen to build and run its two multi-million pound renewable energy businesses in Ghana and brings with him seventeen […]

14 Jul 2011

Climate Connect News (Published 12 July 2011) – China is aiming at increasing its installed capacity for biomass based power production to 13 million KW by 2015, more than double its existing installed capacity. The new aim is higher than the one given in the 12th five year plan of China (10 million KW). The China Daily […]