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March 17, 2016
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Budget 2016: Climate and Energy Announcements

The Treasury has announced that the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC) will close from April 2019 and that a new…
March 8, 2016
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Summer-16 Energy Markets – A View from the Desk

As the winter gives way to spring, many energy users are asking what the energy price outlook for summer and…
February 23, 2016
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Energy and Climate Change Committee Calls for CCS Strategy

Parliament’s Energy and Climate Change Select Committee recently published a report, “Future of Carbon Capture and Storage in the UK”,…
February 16, 2016
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BP Outlook Report Points to Reduction in Energy Intensity

The BP Energy Outlook, published last week, gives a long-term and broad perspective on the global energy outlook to 2035.…
February 10, 2016
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Energy Efficiency Trends Report

A report on energy efficiency trends, published in January, showed that despite an uncertain policy landscape in the UK, of…
February 9, 2016
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Floating Wind Projects Underway in Scotland

Hexicon AB has formally announced the Dounreay Trì floating wind project, to be located off the coast of Dounreay in…
February 3, 2016
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Intensive Energy Users Call for an End to Carbon Price Floor

The Energy Intensive Users Group (EIUG) has called for the Carbon Price Floor to be scrapped or frozen beyond 2020…
January 27, 2016

EDF Expected to Announce Hinkley Point Decision This Week

EDF is expected to make a decision on its investment in the proposed Hinkley Point C nuclear plant this week,…
January 20, 2016

New Emissions Reduction Plan to be Published in 2016

Under the 2008 Climate Change Act, the Government is required to set advance carbon budgets for five year periods, leading…