Energy articles

Why has SSE's Beatrice wind farm bagged a government power contract?

Greater Gabbard offshore wind farm

Vince Cable dismisses speculation that surprise decision was linked to Scottish independence referendum

24 Apr 2014

Google inks major wind energy deal for green data centre push


Iowa deal will generate 407MW of energy for data centre use

24 Apr 2014

EU warned energy efficiency plans are slipping

EU and UK flags

Study finds just three member states are on course to meet energy saving targets, with the UK among the laggards

24 Apr 2014

Vince Cable hails 'vast' investment potential of energy from food waste

Business Secretary pushes button on TEG biogas plant, which was the first to be backed by the Green Investment Bank

23 Apr 2014

RWE moves into UK solar with 37MW array

German energy giant plans to install 144,000 panels on a former airbase in Oxfordshire

23 Apr 2014

Renewables seize lion's share of UK energy infrastructure investments

Government figures show about £30bn invested in green energy since 2010 with record high of £8bn in 2013

23 Apr 2014

UK heralds 'green energy investment boom' with boost for major projects

Five offshore wind and three biomass schemes first to be awarded long-term contracts under electricity market reforms

23 Apr 2014

Labour slams government over Big Six's £250m ECO windfall

Jonathan Reynolds says government would be letting energy companies 'off the hook' by watering down their energy efficiency obligations

23 Apr 2014

British Gas to help businesses beat rising energy costs with new Pulse deal

Canada-based Pulse Energy to provide real-time analytics for non-domestic customers in 'multimillion-pound' deal

23 Apr 2014

National Grid dials up demand response options

Deal with aggregator REstore set to make up to 100MW of capacity available to be switched off within seconds to balance the grid

23 Apr 2014

National Trust starts pumping green power into to the grid

Charity's new company to sell renewable energy to Good Energy from a range of projects, including solar, hydro, and biomass schemes

23 Apr 2014

Bloomberg ploughs $5m into off-grid African solar

Bloomberg Philanthropies to provide $5m loan to Little Sun as it seeks to replace the kerosene lamp across Africa

23 Apr 2014

G7 countries aim to cut energy ties to Russia

Ed Davey says ministers will consider package of measures to reduce dependence on Russian oil and gas at meeting next week

22 Apr 2014

White House promotes green power in solar summit

New package of measures aims to deliver on president Obama's Climate Action Plan

22 Apr 2014

Cumbrian nuclear dump 'virtually certain' to be eroded by rising sea levels

One million cubic metres of waste near Sellafield are housed at a site that was a mistake, admits Environment Agency

22 Apr 2014

Reports: White Rose in line for €300m EU carbon capture funding

Brussels confirms UK carbon capture and storage in pole position for new EU clean energy funding

22 Apr 2014

Good Energy dishes out wind farm 'windfall' payments

Customers living near company’s Cornish wind farm to benefit from a windy 2013

22 Apr 2014

Coal power: Polluting and thirsty

New report from the World Resources Institute reveals how the coal industry is increasing water stress globally

22 Apr 2014

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