The highest number of energy efficiency measures in 2013 were in Scotland, with 58,000 installations, making it the highest number in the UK. DECC published the statistics for the quarter showing 58,058 loft and wall insulation and new boilers were installed ...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...
Digital Reality Trust , an Australian Data Centre company has made a promise to measure the energy efficiency of its sites and make them as efficient as possible. The company runs eight data centres in the UK, one in Ireland ...Read More »
Former Countryfile presenter Chris Baines is to help the National Grid reduce the negative impact ugly electricity pylons make on places of natural beauty. The author, broadcaster and environmentalist will chair an independent group who will tackle these issues, working ...Read More »
Siemens investment in a new wind turbine factory in Hull is to increase to £160 million, double the original amount. The site will be expanded over 2 areas the Green Port Hull project construction, assembly and service facility, together with ...Read More »
Following pressure from the government, regulators may be starting an 18 month investigation into the big six energy companies as early as next week. Ofgem, The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) and The Office of Fair Trading may compile a ...Read More »
Shadow Energy Minister Tom Greatrex repeated his party’s claim that they will remove the Green Deal if they win the next election, claiming it has performed poorly and calling it a ‘dud deal’. New statistics show that only a few ...Read More »
The Chancellor announced in his Budget speech today, that there will be a package of reforms that will “radically reduce” energy costs for businesses, especially manufacture and power plants, pledging to save up to £7 billion by 2018/19 for industry ...Read More »
The International Energy Agency (IEA) said that the energy industry accounts for 15% of the world’s energy use. In 2010, global water withdrawals for energy production were estimated at 583 billion cubic metres (bcm) of which water usage that was ...Read More »
Energy bills are going to be updated to include Quick Response or QR codes to make switching energy companies more easy, according to the government. These barcodes can be scanned using a smartphone or tablet, easily accessing usage data and ...Read More »
A major wind developer has warned that without an intergovernmental agreement, Irish wind imports to the UK will not help towards the 2020 renewables target. Taioseach Edna Kenny and PM David Cameron discussed the matter on Tuesday, agreeing that “it was very ...Read More »