The UK treasury has announced a new set of reforms to boost oil and gas exploration in the North Sea. It includes introducing a basin-wide “investment allowance” designed to cut the tax rate for companies investing in the future of ...Read More »
Over 1600 LED lights have been installed on the M62 motorway near Huddersfield and Halifax an...
A new 40MW solar farm has been approved in the surroundings of Hive Energy HQ which will allo...
Under the regulator’s plans, energy firms will be banned from charging catch-up bills for gas ...
According to the UN, in 2016, the world added record levels of renewable energy capacity. Thanks to ...
Npower must “justify” to its customers why they are introducing one of the largest energ...
The UK government will create a £36 million funding boost for the nascent shale industry by investing in research test centres over the next tax year and public engagement. Chancellor George Osborne’s final Autumn Statement said the government would be ...Read More »
Money SuperMarket has shown that the smaller suppliers have consistently offered the best energy deals for customers over the last six months, in comparison to the Big Six. Results of an analysis by the comparison site showed that despite many ...Read More »
Around 100 protestors marched from the Institute of Directors to the Energy Uk building in Regent Street chanting “Public Energy Now” and “Bring Down the Big Six”. The energy giants are accused of causing a significant number of deaths in ...Read More »
The Green Deal Finance Company are a firm set up to provide loans as part of the government’s flagship efficiency energy programme. DECC has put forward a proposal to provide a £34 million fund, subject to contract. Private sector investors, ...Read More »
As many as 1.5 million gas customers that were affected by a pre-paid meter fault dating back to 2007, could receive refunds of as much as £110 by Christmas. Energy UK said that a fault in the meters calculations meant ...Read More »
A total funding of £46 million will be offered by Ofgem to eight network innovation projects which aim to accelerate developments in the low carbon energy sector. Eight successful bidders were chosen from 10 projects at the final submission stage ...Read More »
Reduced final proposals have now been submitted by Eon for the Benbrack and Loch Urr windfarms in Dumfries and Galloway. The final applications for 59.4MW Benbrack and 83.2MW Loch Urr windfarms are significantly smaller than originally planned. The Loch Urr windfarm ...Read More »
IKEA has made it’s largest investment in renewable energy so far by purchasing a 165MW wind project in the US. The Southern Texas windfarm named Cameron is being built by Apex Clean Energy, which operates on behalf of IKEA when ...Read More »
The UK & Canada have signed an agreement to work together on research and carbon capture and storage (CCS). It is considered a vital technology to allow the safe removal and permanent storage of carbon emission from coal and gas ...Read More »