Thursday, October 1, 2020

£9.3m handed to local authorities to help launch their own ‘try before you buy’...

Highways England has charged a green incentive scheme with a multi-million pound investment that allows businesses to try electric vehicles for free before they...

Government EV plans accelerate on first-ever World Electric Vehicle Day

Charge points at supermarkets and popular tourist sites and batteries that could charge in six minutes could all be a part of the government...

New venture aims to help Scotland’s water sector contribute to country’s 2040 net zero...

Scottish Water is working on a £3.5 million initiative with the Scottish Funding Council to make Scotland 'a world leader in water industry research.' The...

Scottish government makes new heating grant available for families of severely disabled children

The Scottish Government has laid legislation to enable delivery of the new Child Winter Heating Assistance for families of severely disabled children. This is the...

Energy demand in Great Britain reaches last year’s levels for the first time since...

Lockdown measures created a sudden fall in electricity demand at the end of March and into April, with demand falling by 15% below 2019...

Government launches review into future offshore oil and gas licensing regime

The Government has announced it will review its policy on the future UK offshore oil and gas licensing regime as part of the wider...

White Rose Energy to be discontinued

West Yorkshire councils’ not-for-profit energy supplier White Rose Energy will be discontinued due to the recently announced sale of its partner Robin Hood Energy Following...

Water companies urged to hasten response to climate change

Water companies in England and Wales must continue to pick up the pace in tackling the impact of climate change on water supplies, according...

British Gas to purchase the customer base of Robin Hood Energy

Centrica plc, through its British Gas business, has agreed to acquire the energy supply customers of Robin Hood Energy Limited for an undisclosed sum. Robin...

Ofgem fines SSE £2.06 million for failing to publish inside information about the wholesale...

The first fine relating to the publication of inside information in energy markets in GB and the EU, according to the regulator, 'sends a...