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  • Another big year for UK Offshore Wind
  • 18 April 2018
  • The Crown Estate’s 6th annual Offshore Wind Operational Report tracks the progress in the development of the UK’s offshore wind resources over 2017, the busiest year yet for the sector.

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  • Capacity Market Auctions – 2021-22
  • 02 March 2018
  • With more elements to electricity bills than ever there are continued industry processes taking place to fix these costs into the future. This is both in order to ensure security of supply and support growth in new generation sources.

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  • Gas Deficit Warning Update
  • 01 March 2018
  • Having issued a Gas Deficit Warning (GDW) this morning due to supply problems, the industry has responded and as forecast demand has been rising through the day from an initial 2395 million cubic metres (mcm) to 410 mcm, supplies have also been increasing.

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  • Small Modular Reactors: The next big thing in energy?
  • 25 January 2018
  • The increased take-up of electric vehicles, the general electrification of our energy system and the need to decarbonise all sectors of our economy mean we need new low carbon sources of electricity and heat to replace existing capacity and meet rising future demands.

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  • TECs Christmas Opening Hours
  • 20 December 2017
  • Our office will be closed during  the bank holidays but will operate as Skeleton Staff on 27th, 28th and 29th December. If there are any urgent queries please contact enquiries@tec.ac.uk or datamanagement@tec.ac.uk where your query will be responded to.

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  • Victory at the Energy Awards......again!
  • 08 December 2017
  • We are delighted to announce our Managing Director Richard Murphy has been awarded Energy Champion of the Year at the 2017 Energy Awards. This is another huge achievement for Richard and TEC after winning the Energy Buying Team of the Year at the 2016 awards.

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  • Green Gown Awards 2017 - Winners announced!
  • 04 December 2017
  • Colleges and universities alike won big at the prestigious Green Gown Awards held on Wednesday 15th November. Organised by the Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges (EAUC), the ceremony was held at Manchester’s magical The Monastery.

    Showing institutions are not bound by their size when it comes to exceptional  initiatives, winners ranged from Borders College to University of Cambridge, and projects were as diverse as climate change music albums to the UK's first heat system that runs on sewage. 
     

     

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  • Market reset or chip paper?
  • 27 October 2017
  • TECs Chair Jo Butlin discusses the Cost of Energy Review.

    On Wednesday this week, Dieter Helm’s government sponsored Cost of Energy review was published. It is a very good document....

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  • National Grid Winter Outlook
  • 27 October 2017
  • National Grid has published its winter outlook for the period October 2017 to March 2018. This annual report gives an update on security of, in particular, electricity supply and forecast peak demand.

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  • Water, water everywhere but....
  • 18 September 2017
  • The world’s largest competitive water market is officially open. We collaborated to provide an OJEU compliant framework that is available to members. Our advice, however is to hold off from competing your water and waste supplies until the market irons out a few teething issues and the suppliers systems can consistently meet member’s requirements.

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