June 6, 2016

Renewables Investment Reaches an All-time High

A new report from REN21, the renewable energy policy network, shows that 2015 saw the highest level of global investment…
June 3, 2016

OPEC is Resolute – Policy is Working, No Change

In the run up to this meeting, we had the usual conjecture as to what would happen. Beforehand at registration,…
May 31, 2016

Government to Set Fifth Carbon Budget in June

The Government is required to set the UK’s fifth carbon budget (2028 to 2032) into legislation by the end of…
May 23, 2016

Value of the Green Economy

Official figures on both the green economy and renewable generation have been released this month, which paint a positive picture…
May 16, 2016

UK Loses Attractiveness to Renewables Investors

The UK has fallen to 13th position in the Ernst & Young (EY) Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI), which…
May 9, 2016

150 Companies Sign Up to Science Based Targets

One hundred and fifty companies have now signed up to the Science Based Targets (SBT) initiative, whereby companies set their…
May 6, 2016

Energy: Consumption, Costs, and CSR

At a time when the Big Six are promising 5% discounts on energy bills for residential energy consumers, the same…
May 5, 2016

Decline in Coal Generation Influences Emissions

Provisional statistics for 2015 show that coal’s share of the electricity generation mix was, at 22.6%, 7.1 percentage points lower…
April 26, 2016

Improving Energy Costs in a World of Diminishing Returns

The energy side is often overlooked when trying to optimise costs and improve operational efficiency, which is surprising as, in…