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.read more
LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Most of Europe will experience above-normal temperatures from February to April, The Weather Company said on Tuesday.read more
A new multimillion euro research project which will demonstrate how buildings can be renovated to use ‘near zero energy’ has launched at Brunel University London.read more
Renewable energy has emerged as an increasingly competitive way to meet new power generation needs.read more
National Grid issued the draft transmission network use of system tariffs applicable from 1 April 2018read more
The UK has achieved its greenest year ever in terms of how the nation's electricity is generated, National Grid figures reveal.read more
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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.read more
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.
The pressure on British Gas from growing independent suppliers is intense enough without the additional impact of the herd mentality of collective switching.read more
innogy SE has confirmed that electricity has been generated for the first time from its Galloper Offshore Windfarm.read more
The two suppliers at numbers 2 and 6 in the UK domestic market share charts have announced the intention to merge their retail (domestic) supply businesses.read more
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....read more
Secretary of State for Wales Alun Cairns, during a visit to the Swansea Bay Campus, announced a £800,000 UK Government backed investment in Swansea University’s SPECIFIC Innovation and Knowledge Centre.read more
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.read more
Outdated policy is blocking development of the cheapest new electricity generation technology in Britain, a report finds, with knock-on impacts for consumer bills, climate change goals and British business.read more
After months of speculation, a manifesto commitment and an election, the government has finally decided to act in terms of domestic energy supply markets.read more
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.read more
We are delighted to share our good news with you – we’ve been nominated for a second year running at the 2017 Energy Awards, this time in the category of ‘Energy Champion of the Year’.read more
The first sections of a power cable to run between Britain and Belgium were installed this week and the project is on track to start operations in 2019, increasing the UK's capacity to send or receive electricity from the continent by 20 percent.read more
A broad range of groups have welcomed the results of the second Contracts for Difference (CfD) auction, which showed a significant fall in the cost of offshore wind and other technologies.read more
Analysis by PwC has found that the UK decarbonised at the fastest rate among G20 countries in 2016.read more
Electricity network operators have been accused of making “huge” profits over the last six years that have added £10 billion to consumers’ energy bills.read more
From 1st April 2018 Ofgem are introducing new measures to ensure that half hourly supplies that exceed their available capacity will pay significantly more.read more
A total of 1 GW was awarded in the second onshore auction of the year in Germany, according to the results announced on 15 August 2017.read more
Universities of Manchester, Newcastle and Plymouth leading academics chosen to lead project....read more
The CBI's Head of Energy and Infrastructure, Michelle Hubert, outlines a five-point infrastructure plan for the new Governmentread more
So in response to the recent British Gas price rises, the Government has engaged Dr Dieter Helm, a prominent energy specialist, to carry out a review of the reasons behind the domestic price increases.read more
So British Gas received significant negative publicity in response to the news that they were the last of the big suppliers to increase their domestic electricity charges, effective from September.read more
The UK has a close relationship with the EU on energy and climate policy, but with Brexit, the future of this relationship is unclear.
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