Posted on 22 May 2013 by Sumit Bose
Speaking to a packed house at All Energy
in Aberdeen this afternoon the Energy Secretary made the case for Scotland to guarantee it's green future by staying within the UK.
Heaping praise on the energy sector north of the... Read More
Posted on 21 May 2013 by Priyanka Shrestha
Energy intensive users can now claim up to £113 million in compensation for the extra power costs caused by the impact of European carbon pricing schemes.
The UK Government has published guidance for steelmakers and ceramics companies and those firms... Read More
Posted on 13 May 2013 by Vicky Ellis
Michael Fallon (pictured) told the business and energy community not to worry today and suggested he was perfectly well equipped to multi-task in his new brief as both Business and Energy Minister.
Eyebrows were raised in March when the Tory MP... Read More
Posted on 10 May 2013 by Sumit Bose
Today is our third birthday! Hooray I hear you cry!
Yes we feel that way too. The past year has been a great one for us and the success of our first conference, Energy Live 2012 propelled us a long way.
To... Read More
Posted on 10 May 2013 by Vicky Ellis
Today the Energy Secretary did as we reported earlier in the week, confirming a delay to the "enormous" smart meter programme which will see 53million smart meters installed in 30million homes.
As tipped by ELN on Wednesday, the Department of Energy... Read More
Posted on 10 May 2013 by Priyanka Shrestha
Chinese solar panel manufacturers could face import tariffs of up to 68% in the European Union, according to reports.
The tariffs will range from 37% to 67.9% and is expected to come into effect by next month, with larger manufacturers facing... Read More
Posted on 09 May 2013 by Vicky Ellis
You’d be forgiven for thinking the gossip of the week is football manager Alex Ferguson’s retirement after 27 years in the job – Man U fans around the country are currently snivelling into their red shirts. (As a lifelong Hammer,... Read More
Posted on 08 May 2013 by Vicky Ellis
Concerns over more delays to energy market reform came close to confirmation today when the Queen made her annual visit to the House of Lords to announce the year’s key policies without the report stage of the Energy Bill materialising.
The... Read More
Posted on 07 May 2013 by Priyanka Shrestha
Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) and Governments must decide on a plan to reform the EU carbon market, a joint statement from nine energy and environment ministers said.
Ministers from EU countries, including the UK, France and Germany, today set... Read More
Posted on 07 May 2013 by Vicky Ellis
The Department of Energy and Climate Change is in “crisis” it was claimed over the weekend as a second senior official in the space of two weeks allegedly resigned.
The Head of Strategy Ravi Gurumurthy is rumoured to be departing despite... Read More