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October 9, 2017

Launch of Faraday Institute to Boost Battery Technology in the UK

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy has announced the launch of the Faraday Institute, a consortium of seven…
September 5, 2017
energy-mix

Energy Trends Show a Continued Shift Away from Coal

UK energy trend data for Q1 2017 has been published by the government this month. The statistics show a continued…
August 21, 2017
shale-oil-rig

Cuadrilla Starts Drilling at UK Shale Gas Site

Cuadrilla, the UK shale gas developer, has started drilling operations at its site in Lancashire. The project has featured frequently in…
August 8, 2017
fracking

No Quick Fix for UK Shale

With declining reserves in the North Sea and the UK becoming effectively a net gas importer, the question of whether…
August 1, 2017
energy-jigsaw

Government Plan to Encourage Energy Storage

Wide ranging reforms for energy storage operators will increase the flexibility of the UK’s energy system and reduce costs to…
July 3, 2017
BEIS UK Parliament

BEIS Could Publish Clean Growth Strategy This Autumn

The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has called for the new parliament to urgently publish new plans to meet the…
June 26, 2017
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ESOS: Enforcement Notices Issued

The Environment Agency (EA) announced last week that 300 Enforcement Notices have been issued for non-compliance with Phase 1 of…
June 23, 2017

Rough End for the UK’s Largest Gas Storage Facility

The UK’s largest natural gas storage facility, Rough, will no longer be in operation following a decision by Centrica Storage…
June 5, 2017
energy-mix

Vattenfall to Start Construction of New Battery Project

Vattenfall will start construction of the UK’s largest battery storage scheme this summer, to be located at the Pen y…