Wednesday, September 30, 2020

RECCo announces Code Manager bid partners for delivery of the Retail Energy Code

Following 'a highly competitive' procurement process, last week The Retail Energy Code Company (RECCo) announced the appointment of three new service providers to carry...

Renewables provided 46% of UK’s power in the first half of this year, new...

New figures released by the Government show a record rise in renewable energy generation in the first half of the year. The new statistics published...

New report urges government to set cost reduction target for renewably generated hydrogen

Government should help energy consumers by supporting the rapid development of green hydrogen, generated using renewable electricity, as a cheap energy source for the...

Government launches Green Gas Levy consultation

Today government has launched a consultation on the implementation and design of the Green Gas Levy. The Green Gas Levy will be applied to gas...

National Grid ESO’s new IT interface widens balancing mechanism access for smaller generators

Smaller providers can now more easily access Great Britain’s balancing mechanism (BM) market following the successful roll-out of a new IT interface. National Grid Electricity...

Collection and treatment of wastewater has improved across the EU, says report

Collection and treatment of wastewater has improved in Europe's cities and towns, but there are different success levels between the European Union Member States,...

Funding boost supports research of marine renewable energy in Wales

An additional £1.5M of EU funding from the Welsh Government allows marine renewables research to continue in Welsh waters until 2022. Specifically, the funding boost...

Scottish Government launches £16m to tackle fuel poverty

Fuel-poor households in Scotland are to benefit from a further £16 million government investment to improve energy efficiency in their homes. The money will be...

Five global organisations come together to create unified sustainability reporting standards

Five global organisations, whose frameworks, standards and platforms guide the majority of sustainability and integrated reporting, have announced a shared vision of what is...

UK water company named among world’s top 50 sustainable companies

United Utilities is set to join a list of the world’s most sustainable companies to invest in, with the company to be featured in the...