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January 29, 2019

New Research Shows the North Sea’s Potential for Energy Storage

For a primarily renewable energy system, energy storage is needed. An estimated 310GW of grid-connected energy storage will be needed…
January 14, 2019

Geothermal Energy – An Untapped Source

Drilling commenced at the UK’s first geothermal energy plant in November 2018. Based at United Downs in Cornwall, the project…
January 10, 2019

2018 Electricity and Natural Gas Review and 2019 Forecast

As is customary, each December report we review the price movements for the past year and then offer some insight…
January 10, 2019

2018: A Challenging Year for the Energy Market

With 2018 now behind us, here is a brief overview of last year’s market drivers and industry changes that made…
December 19, 2018

Government Seeks Views on Draft SECR Guidance

BEIS is inviting comments on the draft guidance that will accompany the new Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) that…
December 12, 2018
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OPEC & NON-OPEC Hold Together & Cut by 1.2MB

It really was a surprise when at the end of the first day “No Press Conference Today” was announced. There…
November 28, 2018
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UK Government Suspends the Capacity Market Programme

What happened? The European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled on 15 November that the Capacity Market programme constitutes illegal state…
November 14, 2018

UK Slides One Position in Renewable Investment Ranking

New investment in UK renewables has slowed over the past year when compared with the previous 12 months, amid Brexit…
November 12, 2018

The EVs are Coming!

Considering the government’s ban of the sale of non-hybrid diesel and petrol cars by 2040 and Scotland aiming for 2032,…