UK’s overall emissions dropped by 9.1m tonnes in 2018

A new release of statistics from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy shows there was a 2.4% year-on-year decrease from 2017’s figures

Heatwave in 2018 ‘could not have occurred without human-caused climate change’

Scientists say soaring temperatures are likely to become much more frequent unless significant decarbonisation is achieved

Solar panels in Taiwan
Taiwan deployed more than 1GW of solar in 2018

The government now hopes to install 1.5GW of new solar capacity by the end of 2019

Energy switching ‘on track to beat last year’s record’

Energy UK says nearly half a million customers switched electricity supplier in November

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Ofgem reduces base network company revenues by £827m

The energy regulator has made a series of adjustments to the revenue it allows networks to collect

Renewables hit record 37.1% share of UK generation

Through the second quarter of 2018, coal dropped to a new record low of 1.6%

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Energy consultants get new insights at ELCC 2018

An expert panel and a series of packed seminars led by industry leaders covered issues ranging from cybersecurity and data theft to the role of regulation in the Brexit age