Saturday, September 18, 2021

Welsh Government and network operators to work together on plan as UK first for...

The Welsh Government has announced to be working closely with the country's existing electricity and gas network operators to make sure their networks can...

Government announces the ‘biggest-ever’ round of Contracts for Difference scheme

£265 million per year will be provided to businesses in the fourth round of the Contracts for Difference (CfD) scheme, the Government’s primary method...

Artificial intelligence project to help people facing fuel poverty

A new partnership led by UK Power Networks is set to use artificial intelligence to support and guide up to 100,000 people who are...

New standards for domestic solid fuels announced in Ireland

Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan, has announced the new standards for all domestic solid fuels that will be introduced across...

Ofwat announces provisional backing for £600m investment to improve services for Thames Water customers

Ofwat has offered provisional backing to £600m of investment, half of which will be funded directly by shareholders, to provide much needed improvements in...

Ofgem sets out its electric vehicle priorities

Energy regulator Ofgem has set out how it will support the rollout of electric vehicles (EVs) in Britain, ensuring that the infrastructure and technology...

New report reviews the Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting scheme

New report reviews the emissions reporting, energy consumption and related matters under the new Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) rules. The Thematic Review, created...

New report offers ‘a sobering assessment of the failures’ in the Green Homes Grant...

A new report by the National Audit Office (NAO) examines the performance, implementation, procurement and management of the Green Homes Grant scheme. The government has...

Application date announced for £270 million Green Heat Network Fund

The new £270 million Green Heat Network Fund will open for applications from public, private and third sector applicants in England in April 2022. The...

Revised energy National Policy Statements under consultation

A new consultation seeks views on the revised energy National Policy Statements that support decisions on major energy infrastructure. First designated and published in 2011,...