Page 1 of 2
This week’s headlines: The energy regulator is to take a more ‘adaptive‘ approach to regulation to help GB meet its net zero targets; the number of Corporate PPA deals signed by businesses rose significantly in 2019; and the UK president for the COP26 climate summit later this year has lost her role.
04 02 2020
News article - 4 February 2020
This week’s headlines: a report from an electric vehicles taskforce says their widespread adoption could significantly improve the UK’s electricity network and boost renewables; new figures show green investment slumped last year; and a warning has been sounded over stagnating growth in the low-carbon economy.
21 01 2020
News article - 21 January 2020
This week’s headlines: A new report warns that investment in the greater energy flexibility the UK needs is at risk; the main political parties step up their environmental promises ahead of the election; and a new £340m interconnector between Ireland and the UK moves forward.
19 11 2019
News article - 19 November 2019
This week's headlines: a report from the system operator predicts the UK will be able to meet its energy needs this winter even in the event of a no-deal Brexit; the vital role of the energy industry supply chain in delivering net zero is highlighted; and a project is underway to test using electric vans to help provide back-up electricity in a power cut.
15 10 2019
News article - 15 October 2019
This week's headlines: strike-prices for offshore wind projects fell by 30% in the latest Contracts for Difference auction round; global CO2 emissions rise at their fastest rate for seven years; and Government look to push back the smart meter rollout deadline to 2024.
24 09 2019
News article - 24 September 2019