Government must do more to incentivise energy storage and DSR, urge MPs

The government should re-design its Capacity Market to incentivise innovative energy storage and demand side response (DSR) technologies. That could make the grid cleaner, more flexible and secure, said the Energy and Climate Change Committee (ECCC) in its final report before it is disbanded. It recommends the government to quickly address regulatory barriers, setting a clear definition for […]

MPs warn UK will miss 2020 renewable targets

The government is not on track to achieve its renewable targets set for 2020. That’s according to the Energy and Climate Change Committee (ECCC) which has warned the Tory Administration, on its current course, will not provide 15% of the country’s energy needs from green sources in the next four years. Its report states the […]