Posted on: 06/08/2019
Informer Issue 423 - 06/08/2019
This week's headlines: costs of lithium-ion battery storage are set to halve by 2030; the last coal-fired power station in Wales is marked for closure; and new figures reveal that the UK installed more offshore wind than any other country in the first half of 2019.
Posted on: 30/07/2019
Informer Issue 422 - 30/07/2019
This week's headlines: Government proposes funding new nuclear plants through a 'Regulated Asset Base'; Andrea Leadsom is appointed Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy; and Ofgem respond to criticism calling them out of touch with the climate crisis.
Posted on: 23/07/2019
Informer Issue 421 - 23/07/2019
This week's headlines: Ofgem and The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy stress the importance of harnessing the value of flexibility; consumers want businesses to do more on climate change; and renewables generated almost twice as much power as nuclear power stations for Q2 2019.
Posted on: 16/07/2019
Informer Issue 420 - 16/07/2019
This week's headlines: UK electricity demand is set to surge because of decarbonisation; global investment in clean energy drops; and 25% of the wold's largest carbon emitting firms are still failing to report their emissions.