Monday, November 30, 2020

Industry survey reveals impact of COVID-19 on water supply chain

Large parts of the UK water and wastewater supplier community have seen a fall in business turnover during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a...

Up to 17GW of renewables eligible for newest round of Contracts for Difference, analysis...

There is currently 17GW of technologies likely to be eligible to bid in the fourth allocation round of Contract for Difference, Cornwall Insight has...

Smart meter minimum annual targets at the centre of new consultation

The government has launched a consultation on annual tolerance levels associated with smart meter installation targets for energy suppliers in Great Britain and the...

Ofwat announces partner for water innovation competitions

Water regulator Ofwat has announced Nesta, supported by Arup and Isle Utilities, as its partner for its £200 million water innovation competitions, with the...

Fourth round of Contracts for Difference auctions announced

To open in late 2021, the fourth round of the Contracts for Difference (CfD) scheme will aim to double the capacity of renewable energy...

Ofgem consults on COVID-19 costs in energy price cap

Ofgem is consulting on proposals to amend the default tariff price cap’s ‘Adjustment Allowance’ to take into account the impact of COVID-19 on the...

Customers discover unknown critical points in their electricity grids in new health checks

In a recent round of depsys' distribution grid health checks, more than 50 per cent of customers discovered critical points in their networks they...

Energy efficiency targets for mortgage lenders subject of new consultation

Mortgage providers could be required to publish the energy efficiency data for their property portfolios and could agree to meet a portfolio average of...

Government consults on draft ecodesign and energy labelling regulations on lighting sources

Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) is seeking views on proposed updates on the existing ecodesign and energy labelling requirements which apply...

New initiative to create an industry standard of hourly energy certificates

An independent non-profit initiative is developing an industry standard of hourly certificates for consumers to track the source of their energy and understand their...