Gasification… it’s been around for a while!!

When it was first discovered that “town gas” could be manufactured by heating coal, peat or wood back in the late 18th Century, it created a revolution in street lighting and then in gas production and storage for domestic and industrial use. Whilst lamplighters are no longer employed to walk the streets and light up […]

Sun’s out, coal’s out – for record period

The Haven Power market report – your guide to what’s happened in the energy market, and why, over the last 7 days. Here’s a summary of the week: High renewable output keeps coal out of UK fuel mix for new record of 55 hours, and quells day-ahead prices. Excess generation on the system means National […]

Total appoints new I&C director

Mark Rose will be responsible for sales to industrial and commercial (I&C) customers and the public sector

High solar output outshines coal

For an update on energy market changes over the last 7 days, check out the Haven Power market report. Here’s a summary of the week: High solar output reduces demand on the UK system and outshines coal. Lower than predicted wind forces National Grid to take actions to fill the gap. Brent Crude oil prices […]

Yü Energy prepares for an ambitious 2018

Following the release of their year-end results for 2017, customer-focussed business utilities provider Yü Energy has mapped out substantial plans for growth for the year ahead. The Midlands-based firm’s financial results demonstrated growth in revenue of nearly 200% over the last year. Their rapid expansion now provides a platform to further consolidate their position as […]

Latest Jobs – Telemarketing Executive – Energy Live News

Telemarketing Executive Energy Live News – London N10 £19,000.00 – £21,000.00 per year Energy Live News ( is looking for a Telemarketing Executive. The first priority will be to manage an email and campaign database of 35,000 email addresses to ensure the business continues to • Generate traffic to the ELN site • Encourage people […]

Big Data in Demand Response

As we continue to march forward to a decarbonised electricity network and distributed energy loads continue to grow – it’s only logical to assume that more data is going to be captured, and more computational power will be required to make sense of it all. Large-scale Utilities, TSOs, DNOs and Demand Response Aggregators are all […]

UK’s largest supplier of electricity, EDF Energy, signs major deal with UD Group

UK’s largest supplier of electricity, EDF Energy, signs major deal with UD Group UD Group has agreed a major contract with EDF Energy, the UK’s largest producer of low-carbon electricity. EDF Energy is the biggest supplier of electricity by volume in Great Britain and the largest supplier to British businesses. UD Group’s transformational platform will […]

Renewables up to 45% of UK generation as carbon price jumps 25%

The Haven Power market report updates you on the week’s changes in the energy market. Here’s a summary of the week: Renewables contribute over 45% of UK generation mix. High renewable output pushes day-ahead baseload prices to lowest level since February. UK almost avoids coal-fired generation. National Grid uses flexible pumped storage hydro generation to […]

MEES – Are you ready for what’s ahead?

With the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) now in force throughout England and Wales, are you ready for what’s ahead? The new MEES legislation makes it unlawful for a landlord to let or renew a lease on a property if the energy performance certificate (EPC) rating is an F or G. This change also includes […]