Scotland accounts for £13bn of £30bn invested in UK renewable energy since 2010, but nation is too small to maintain support levels alone
22 May 2013
Energy and Climate Change Secretary tells Independent rise of Ukip risks 'saloon bar' dismissal of climate risk
21 May 2013
Energy and climate change secretary will use a major speech at Clarence House to promise stronger action on global warming
08 May 2013
Sources close to Department of Energy and Climate Change reporting that head of strategy, Ravi Gurumurthy, is to quit the department
03 May 2013
As DECC downplays impact of top civil servant's departure, energy industry calls for greater engagement in development of crucial policies
30 Apr 2013
Energy and Climate Change Secretary officially opens Marine Current Turbines' tidal device assembly and test facility in Bristol
08 Apr 2013
DECC is in "listening mode" as renewables generators voice concerns over the Energy Bill - BusinessGreen Plus explores how the landmark legislation could get more complex still
04 Apr 2013
Energy and Climate Change Secretary tells BusinessGreen Plus he wants industry organisations to help promote the energy efficiency scheme to businesses
27 Mar 2013
The Energy and Climate Change Secretary tells BusinessGreen Plus the cross-government Energy Bill deal will encourage low carbon investment
26 Mar 2013
Energy and Climate Change Secretary denies accusations that policy differences are harming investment in exclusive BusinessGreen Plus interview
26 Mar 2013
New figures also reveal £26.9m worth of contracts have been traded through ECO brokerage system
14 Mar 2013
BusinessGreen Plus casts an eye over the energy and climate change secretary's path towards Green Deal 'nirvana'
08 Mar 2013
'Even in these early days there are good signs of growth,' declares energy and climate change secretary
05 Mar 2013
Coalition tensions rise as the Lib Dem president, Tim Farron, joins move to 'maintain pressure on the government' on energy
04 Mar 2013
Minister says renewal of programme to counterbalance distribution costs shows benefits of Scotland remaining in the UK
01 Mar 2013
Committee on Climate Change Chair warns delay in setting decarbonisation target would be 'particularly damaging for investment'
27 Feb 2013
Critics argue the UK's green efforts can not compensate for China's rising emissions, they are guilty of selling the country short
13 Feb 2013
'The real danger we face is being outpaced by other countries who are investing in clean, low-carbon economies'
12 Feb 2013
'Those who deny climate change and demand a halt to emissions reduction and mitigation work, want us to take a huge gamble with the future of every human being on the planet'
12 Feb 2013
Energy efficiency scheme should more than double jobs in insulation industry to 60,000, Energy and Climate Change Secretary claims
23 Jan 2013
A 'vast majority' want a government-set target on decarbonising the electricity sector, said the energy and climate secretary
16 Jan 2013
Globe Climate Legislators unveil report showing 32 out of 33 major economies are making progress on tackling climate change
14 Jan 2013
Boss of the Shareholder Executive confirmed as new head of Department of Energy and Climate Change
07 Jan 2013
Country's target of 100 per cent renewable electricity by 2020 may be "too great a burden for Scottish consumers alone"
12 Dec 2012
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