November 16, 2015

World Energy Outlook Points to Energy Transition

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has published its World Energy Outlook 2015 in which it forecasts how energy supply and…
November 9, 2015

BP Considers Energy Mix to 2050

BP has published a technology outlook in which it sets out its view on technological developments over the next 35…
November 6, 2015

New Rules Open Up Competition in Connections

From 30th October, owners of the local electricity networks face new rules that force them to open up to competition…
November 3, 2015

Renewables Make Up a Quarter of Electricity Generation

Renewables in the UK have gone from strength to strength, making up 25% of electricity generation in the second quarter…
October 26, 2015

Energy Companies Call for a Global Price for Carbon

Energy companies, global businesses, and heads of state have welcomed the recognition of carbon pricing in the draft negotiating text…
October 20, 2015

Winter Outlook Report: Margins are “Manageable”

The National Grid’s Winter Outlook report was published last week, following consultation. (more…)
October 15, 2015

Government Could Close Coal-fired Plants by 2023

The UK government is considering whether to announce the closure off all of its 12 coal-fired power plants by 2023…
October 8, 2015

Consultation: Reforming Business Energy Taxes and Carbon Reporting

Following the Chancellor’s announcement in the summer budget that the government would look to streamline carbon legislation and associated taxes,…
October 5, 2015

Mark Carney Warns of Climate Change Losses

Mark Carney, the Governor of the Bank of England, has delivered a high-profile speech in which he highlighted the financial…