Saturday, October 24, 2020

Power network resilience works set to start in the North East

Northern Powergrid is starting the next phase of its £3.3 million investment to improve the reliability and resilience of the electricity network serving Skelton,...

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...
Leeds City Hall

Small Businesses in the Leeds City Region set to benefit from £6.8million of European...

A Call has been issued for projects to apply for funding under the European Regional Development Fund to support SME competitiveness, promoting climate change...
Industry

Industrial Fuel Switching: Phase 3

The third and final phase of the Industrial Fuel Switching competition is due to open in August 2019. This competition, co-ordinated by the Department for...
Plastic Pollution

Breaking News: People don’t like paying for plastic bags

According to the latest set of figures released from DEFRA, sales of plastic bags by the seven largest retailers in England have fallen by...

Is your biodiesel contributing to deforestation?

A report recently published by bio-energy consultants NNFCC found that in order to meet the growing demand for used cooking oils, companies are increasingly...
Reservoir

Policy Statement on draft Environment Bill sets out stronger environmental standards

In an update on progress towards the introduction of the first Environment Bill for over 20 years, Environment Secretary Michael Gove has issued a...
Water

Government outlines plans for personal water efficiency targets

Defra outlines proposals to improve water efficiency to support a personal water consumption target for domestic properties in England On average, a person in England...
EDR pilot Evaluation

Electricity efficiency not ideal for Capacity Market

Government has determined that electricity demand projects are not ideally suited for participation in the Capacity Market; instead, Electricity Demand Reduction would be more...
Energy Efficiency

Have opinions on energy efficiency? Our government needs you!

Government is asking for views on how to support energy efficiency as a contributor to an efficient energy system alongside generation, DSR and energy...