Monday, January 25, 2021

SSE to roll out their first three-phase smart meters after testing success

SSE has stated to have become the first UK supplier to install and manually commission a three-phase meter under laboratory conditions. The announcement follows the...

National Grid starts construction on world’s longest interconnector

Work has begun on Viking Link, an interconnector which will allow the exchange of electricity between Denmark and the UK. This 765km long undersea cable will...

Shell shock: Hudson Energy sold as part of UK energy conquest

SHELL Energy has taken the next step on their quest to become UK’s largest residential energy provider by acquiring Hudson Energy Supply UK Limited. Hudson...

Plan for first zero carbon industrial cluster in Humber unveiled

NEW report outlining how the world’s first zero carbon industrial cluster can be developed in the UK by 2040 has been published. The proposals published...

Energy White Paper delayed to 2021?

THE REPEATEDLY delayed Energy White Paper may not be published until late 2021, a newly unearthed document claims. This follows a claim submitted for judicial...

UK and EU have ‘clear rift’ over climate change cooperation in trade negotiations

THE UK is resisting EU moves to incorporate guarantees on respecting international climate change commitments in a future post-Brexit trade deal, Financial Times has...

Show us the light: Solar panels recognised in landmark ruling

HIGH Court has set an example for future energy generation cases as it squashed planning permission that would have overshadowed solar panels in a...

Solar panels provide power at night for the first time in the UK

Lightsource BP has become the first company in the UK to provide a reactive power service from a solar plant at night. In a successful...

National Grid outlines plans to buy more inertia

NATIONAL Grid plans to launch a tender for new inertia services next month for delivery from April. The company recently shared their ambition to be able...

Energy White Paper to come out this autumn, Sharma says

AFTER a year of delays, the UK Government will publish the Energy White Paper, Heat Strategy and Buildings Strategy alongside the Autumn Statement, Alok...