Wind turbines in the sea

THIS IS CLEAN ENERGY. THIS IS WALES.

We have a clear ambition in Wales, to create a sustainable, low carbon future.

INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

Wales’ energy and environment sector employs over 58,000 people generating over £4.8 billion in revenue. The sector is strong in energy and waste management, water treatment, environmental monitoring and the built environment. It is a dynamic sector with rapid innovation in areas of marine energy initiatives and low-carbon projects, utility companies investing in sustainable energy sources and the deep sea ports of Wales are equipped to support renewable projects. Many products and services are shipped across the world, to markets across Europe, Middle East, North America and Far East, helping them with sustainable development and developing a greener and cleaner future.

Case Studies

Minesto

Minesto Flying kites in the sea

Wales’ natural resources were a key factor in why Minesto brought their cutting edge technology here. A high-tech company in the Marine Energy sector, they convert the kinetic energy in tidal currents to electricity by flying an underwater kite and Anglesey was the perfect location for them to develop and test that technology.

Renewable Energy
Dulas building

Dulas chilled-out

Based in the market town of Machynlleth, Dulas is an award-winning renewable energy firm whose refrigeration technology is helping to fight disease in the developing world — and its co-operative model means every employee has a stake.

Renewable Energy

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