BEIS outlines its vision for the future of Solar

With the Governments Feed-In Tarif (FiT) scheme set to close in April 2019, The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has predicted that the total deployable MWs for sub-5MW installations is expected to drop below 50MW-100MW per year as a result.

Smart meter deadline should be extended to 2023, says Citizens Advice

Customers contacted its helpline with more than 3,000 technology issues last year

Government insists smart meters are a ‘smart choice’ for consumers

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has published a strong defence of the technology

UK awards £13m to inspire next generation of scientists and engineers

Six science centres won grants after presenting ‘exciting plans’ to connect with people and communities

South West contracts for Hinkley nuclear plant top £1.3bn

The project is expected to provide up to 64% of the value of construction contracts to companies in the UK

UK to scrap Feed-in Tariff scheme in April 2019

There will be no grace period for those projects in oversubscribed deployment caps queuing beyond 31st March 2019

UK Government proposes to have final say on fracking projects

It is consulting on the timings and criteria for including shale gas production sites in the Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project regime

‘BEIS statement on tidal lagoons was designed to mislead’

Tidal Lagoon Power said the government’s assessment of Swansea Bay’s costs have not been accurately calculated

BEIS appoints new chair to Committee for Radioactive Waste Management

Sir Nigel Thrift is dubbed as one of the world’s leading human geographers

UK’s fuel poverty gap ‘to expand by 9% in 2018’

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy said the growth would be ‘mainly driven by increases in fuel prices’