Sunday, August 1, 2021

Ofgem proposes new checks and tests for existing suppliers

OFGEM is consulting on new checks for existing suppliers in order to ensure they are acting within their operational capabilities. The regulator sees its new...

Government plans green number plates for zero emission cars

GOVERNMENT has announced the launch of a consultation on introducing green number plates for zero emission cars to raise awareness on their increasing number...

Kent roads are rubbish with new resurfacing venture

PLASTIC waste which would otherwise have gone to landfill or incineration is being used to resurface roads for the first time in Kent. In a...

Electricity North West ends phase one of its £1m cable project

ELECTRICITY North West has completed phase one of its £1m project to replace ageing cables in an East Lancashire town. The region’s power network operator...

New research resets timeline for UK economy emissions

CARBON emissions created by the UK economy peaked 35 years later than conventional estimates indicate, new report reveals. Directly created carbon emissions peaked in 1972....

First resort where cost of stay is based on emissions opens in Finland

THE FIRST resort in the world where the price of a guest's stay is based on their carbon footprint is set to open in...

£6,5million new pipeline removes need to abstract groundwater

A PIPELINE project that removes the need for Anglian Water to abstract groundwater at one of the driest parts of the UK is set...

Wales & West Utilities joins forces with Slave-Free Alliance

Gas emergency and pipeline service, Wales & West Utilities, has become a member of Slave-Free Alliance. By joining the Alliance, the company will now have...

Do you have excess CRC phase II allowances?

The end of the CRC scheme and the compliance period is approaching fast on the 31st October 2019. If you have excess phase II allowances,...

Regulators must have new powers if UK wants net zero, warns new report

UK will fail to reach net zero if regulators are not given new powers to ensure utility companies invest in sustainable infrastructure, urges National...