Sunday, August 9, 2020

Amazon announces UK wind farm

AMAZON has announced the largest corporate wind power purchase agreement in the UK, which can power 46,000 homes. Located on the Kintyre Peninsula, Scotland, the...

Mitie’s first electric vans hit the roads

FACILITIES management and professional services company Mitie is revving up its electric vehicle commitment as its first fleet of electric vans hit the roads. The...

Morrisons installing 100 EV charging points

MORRISONS has set up 50 charging points at their stores nationwide, with a further 50 to be installed by the end of the 2019. GeniePoint...

SSEN becomes UK energy industry first to use SF₆-free technology

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks Transmission (SSEN Transmission) has become 'the first' UK transmission owner to energise sulphur hexafluoride gas (SF₆)-free technology. SSEN is currently...

Electric Vehicles drive Tesla into profit

TESLA shares soared as much as 21% after the company announced it achieved profitability for the first time in three quarters. This defied Wall Street...

Council to loan £9.5m more to Robin Hood Energy to pay Ofgem bill

Nottingham City Council has agreed to lend its energy company further £9.5 million more to help pay its upcoming bill to energy regulator Ofgem. Robin...

Analysis: UK renewables generate more electricity than fossil fuels for first time

UK’s wind farms, solar panels, biomass and hydro plants generated more electricity than the combined output from power stations fired by coal, oil and...

Toto Energy ceases trade

UPDATE: On 26 October EDF Energy was chosen by Ofgem to supply TOTO Energy's customers. Toto Energy, an energy supplier with around 134,000 domestic customers,...

‘Greenest’ winter ever, says National Grid winter report

THE 'greenest' winter ever is to be expected due to shift towards gas and renewables, National Grid states in their recently published Winter Outlook...

UK’s first large cryogenic energy storage plant to be built

HIGHVIEW Power plans to build the first large-scale commercial cryogenic energy storage plant in order to become the largest battery storage system in Europe. To...