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.
Biofuels have a role to play in meeting the UK’s commitments to climate change mitigation, especially so-called second generation biofuels made from wastes and by-products of other sectors, according to a major new review of the sustainability pros and cons of biofuels by the Royal Academy of Engineering.read more
Today the EAUC announced the 2017 Green Gown Awards Finalists.
Britain's progress in tackling climate change is stalling...read more
Energy Secretary Greg Clark has welcomed the first delivery of oil from one of the largest new drilling operations in the North Sea.read more
Avere, EURELECTRIC, the European Copper Institute, the European Heat Pump Association, SolarPower Europe and WindEurope have joined forces to launch the Electrification Alliance, calling for electricity to be recognised as the key energy carrier for an efficient and decarbonised European future.read more
Britain's energy regulator Ofgem said on Tuesday it will reduce subsidies to some small-scale power producers that provide back-up during peak demand, a move it previously said would cut household electricity bills by about 20 pounds a year.read more
National Grid release proposals critical to the development of the UK’s energy storage and flexibility markets,read more
National Grid reported that, on Wednesday lunchtime, power from wind, solar, hydro and wood pellet burning supplied 50.7% of UK energy.read more
Michelle Hubert, CBI Head of Energy and Infrastructure, said:
"The Paris Agreement is a climate deal agreed by the world's leaders that puts us on a sustainable low-carbon path and which can provide the framework for business to invest with confidence.read more
Renewable energy employed 9.8mn people globally in 2016 – a 1.1% increase over 2015read more
Ofgem issues indicative decision that it would not take any action to prevent live date of 1st June.read more
TEC has announced that it will utilise the Energy Risk VuePoint service from VuePoint Solutions to both streamline and better support the flexible purchasing needs of its members.read more
The UK's largest renewables trade body set out their vision at the All-Energy conference in Glasgow this morning, for the UK taking leadership in clean tech technologies post Brexit.read more
Chatham House has argued that maintaining close cooperation in energy....read more
A study by the University of Bath has found that many UK non-domestic buildings often use twice as much energy and emit twice as much carbon dioxide as the professionals who designed them predicted.read more
Vattenfall confirmed on Monday 1 May that it is planning to sell renewable power to large power consumers from its growing UK green energy businessread more
The UK has had its first full day without coal generation since the industrial revolution of the 1880’s.read more
The Conservative party has promised to cap domestic prices in the UK energy market. Read more.....read more
The European Commission is releasing €800 million of funding for projects in the areas of electricity, gas and smart grids infrastructure . The projects will strengthen the EU's internal energy market, enhance security of energy supply, and help provide clean, sustainable energy for Europe.read more
LONDON, April 12 (Reuters) - Britain's largest natural gas storage site, Rough, will not be available for gas injection until the end of April next year, operator Centrica Storage Ltd (CSL) CNA.L said on Wednesday.read more
Summer electricity demand from the grid has been falling over the past few years due in part to a rapid increase in the amount of solar power generation on people’s homes and factory roofs.read more
The webinar will provide you with an overview and explanation of the retail water market framework’s aims, guidance on how to prepare your organisation to enter the open retail market, and details on how to use the framework and drive value.read more
As you are aware through continued communication from TEC we have been instrumental in the creation and delivery of this framework which has been created through a collaboration of ourselves, CCS, YPO, ESPO, NEPO and WME to present a single compliant route to market for all of the public sector to use.
National Grid has confirmed the three winter evening peak periods upon which it bases annual charges for use of the transmission system.read more
The offshore wind industry could be worth up to £2.9bn to the UK economy by 2030, a new report has said. Issued on Tuesday 28 March by the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult..read more
We are happy to announce we have the dates for our Spring 2017 workshops so please add them to your diaries!read more
From 01 April, most business and public sector organisations will be able to choose which company supplies their water and associated services like automated meter reading, leak detection and customer service.read more
The Chancellor’s first Budget was particularly light on energy policy announcements as he focused on revised economic growth rates, a cut in borrowing forecasts and reforms to National Insurance and social care funding. Below are announcements specific to energy and carbon that were announced.read more
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