April 19, 2017

First Subsidy-free Wind in Germany

Germany has held its first competitive auction for offshore wind projects, which resulted in an average bid price well below…
April 12, 2017

ESOS Phase 2: Get Ready for the Compliance Deadline

For large companies that qualify for the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS), now is the time to prepare for the…
April 11, 2017

CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme Updates

As we approach the next CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC) reporting round, what important points do participants need to consider?…
April 4, 2017
wind turbines and solar panels

Global Renewable Capacity Grows 8.7% in 2016

The latest report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) shows that in 2016, global renewable capacity grew by 8.7%,…
March 27, 2017
Wind turbines in the industrial zone

Impact of Carbon Budgets on Energy Prices

A new report from the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) analyses the effects that climate change policies have on energy…
March 20, 2017
Drax Power Station

Global Emissions Unchanged for Third Consecutive Year

Global carbon emissions from energy have remained unchanged for the third consecutive year, despite economic growth, according to the International…
March 14, 2017
UK Parliament BEIS

UK Budget Indicates Changes for Carbon Pricing

The final Spring Budget, delivered by Chancellor Philip Hammond last week, gave little clarity on the future of renewables and…
March 6, 2017
New Energy Efficiency Regulations for Commercial Landlords

New Energy Efficiency Regulations for Commercial Landlords

Under new regulations for commercial landlords, properties that require an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) must obtain a minimum efficiency rating…
February 27, 2017
channel tunnel map

Work Begins on New Electricity Interconnector

Work has begun on the new ElecLink electricity connection between Britain and France, which will enable transmission of up to…