Industry News

In this section of the website we include articles about renewable energy and green issues which we thought you might find of interest.

  • 17 April 2014
    First Minister Alex Salmond has met with other energy experts, to include Energy Minister Fergus Ewing, to discuss the impacts of further delayed reforms for grid charging. The delays will cost Scottish electricity generators in the region of £90 million a
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  • 16 April 2014
    The Department for Energy and Climate Change is meeting to consult on proposed regulations to review the process by which the Secretary of State can direct the Contracts for Difference Counterparty to offer a Contract for difference.
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  • 15 April 2014
    Bloomberg New Energy Finance has published its latest industry analysis. The key finding indicates the total cost of carbon paid by UK utilities through to 2018 will be in excess of the initial Carbon Price Floor. This is irrespective of the freeze on the
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  • 14 April 2014
    Tim Yeo MP, Chair of the Energy and Climate Change Committee has commented on the Chancellor’s announcement on capping the Carbon Price Floor.
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  • 11 April 2014
    A study by energy economists at P?yry, a management consultancy has described how three UK tidal lagoons, to be in operation by 2021, would create low carbon power which is more cost-effective than offshore wind.
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  • 10 April 2014
    Chancellor George Osborne has spoken out in support of renewables and energy efficiency as playing a significant role in reducing the cost of energy. He continued to ward that freezing the Carbon Price Floor was undermining investment in the alternative so
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