Brexit: Waste firms urged to review contingency plans in no-deal scenario

Changes to border controls could have an impact on some waste exports if the UK leaves the EU without a deal

Fracking plan ‘will release emissions equivalent to 29 coal-fired power plants’

The Labour Party claims the projected emissions from fracking would overshoot the UK’s current annual emissions ’20 times over’

Small supplier failures ‘result of too much enthusiasm and not enough expertise’

That’s the verdict from Mark Anderson, Sales and Marketing Director at Haven Power, who spoke to ELN Editor Sumit Bose at this year’s Energy Live Consultancy Conference

MPs to examine UK’s audit of domestic progress towards UN’s SDGs

The Environmental Audit Committee is inviting written evidence from stakeholders until 15th April 2019

Uncertainty was the word of the day at this year’s ELCC

Hundreds of consultants and brokers gathered to network, build knowledge and find ways to better cater for their customers at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester

Ofgem and Ofwat ‘must prove they are effectively responding to consumer concerns’

The National Audit Office says regulators, including those covering energy and water, have not been specific enough in defining the overall outcomes they want to achieve for consumers

Waves
Price support mechanisms ‘must encourage marine energy uptake’

A new report from the Marine Energy Council and Scottish Renewables outlines how policies could incentivise wave and tidal energies

Palm oil
European Commission concludes palm oil is environmentally damaging

The decision means it is likely to be removed from transport fuels as it will not contribute to EU renewable transport targets

Ofgem proposes to revoke npower’s provisional order for switching trial

The regulator, however, ‘remains disappointed’ with the Big Six supplier’s conduct throughout this matter

Up to £2.5bn a year potential energy savings for small businesses

The government has launched a call for evidence on various proposals for a new Business Energy Efficiency Scheme