The Environmental Audit Committee ( EAC) is urging the Chancellor George Osborne for a clear decarbonisation target, to restore investor confidence in the Government’s energy policy. Committee chair Joan Walley MP is pushing for a 2030 decarbonisation goal for the ...Read More »
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Scotland has launched a pilot project to help students gain an insight into the energy industry. 27 ...
The new government has been urged to secure clean energy supplies and take environmental issues seri...
According to experts, the Norwegian oil and gas industry have a bleak outlook for 2015. Sector analy...
Labour are hoping to ban fracking on land near to drinking water aquifers. On Tuesday 13th January, ...
Cardiff University researchers are looking into creating a new “super grid” to enable th...
Both the Financial Services Authority and Ofgem are involved in a probe following claims that UK traders have rigged prices on the wholesale gas market. This follows claims from someone who worked for Icis Heren, the price reporting company. The ...Read More »
Under a new ruling last year, all airlines flying in and out of European airports were going to have to pay for permits to cover their emissions. But, this has sparked legal action by US airlines and threats of ...Read More »
New software is saving Virgin Atlantic £20 million a year in fuel costs and reduced CO2 emissions by 92,000 tonnes. Rolls-Royce subsidiary OSyS developed the software that monitors 300 different data points during a flight allowing the airline to pinpoint ...Read More »
The Smart Energy Demand Coalition welcomes Electric Ireland and DONG Energy as new members In the past year alone The Smart Energy Demand Coalition has grown by 17 new members Electric Ireland and DONG Energy are the latest European utilities ...Read More »
Green Energy Options VP Thomas Mikkelsen,, has been appointed chairman for IT security in the newly established Intelligent Energy Alliance (part of the Danish Energy Association). At GEO, which is still very much the day job, Mikkelsen has already accomplished ...Read More »
The United States government are launching an investigation into claims that there are “flaws” in Siemens networking equipment that could enable hackers to attack power plants and other critical systems. A security expert claims that he found a “back door” ...Read More »
Siemens Metering, Communications and Services awarded nationwide metering contract by Britain’s largest port operator Associated British Ports (ABP) has announced the award of a contract to Siemens Metering, Communications and Services to meter its electricity use at its ports. ABP ...Read More »
The United Kingdom tops the list of 12 of the world’s major economies ranked for energy efficiency in the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy’s (ACEEE) scorecard. The International Energy Efficiency Scorecard rankings were based on 27 metrics covering national energy efforts, buildings, ...Read More »
The determination of the MEP Claude Turmes, the Danish Presidency and the Commission to conclude the negotiations with a meaningful Directive is major step forward The path to reaching an agreement on the Energy Efficiency Directive introduced a year ...Read More »