Ofgem announces shortlist to run wind power links

Ofgem has announced shortlists of bidders competing to own and operate new transmission links to UK wind farms. The bids have been narrowed down to six companies for three offshore transmission lines, which run from the mainland to the Dudgeon, Rampion and Race Bank wind farms off the coasts of Norfolk and Sussex. The companies hoping to […]

Businesses invited to earn cash by reducing energy demand

The UK Government is calling on businesses to sign up to a new £20 million programme that could pay them for reducing their energy use during times of peak demand. Under the pilot scheme, projects will need to deliver efficiency savings at least during the winter between November and February, 3-7pm – when demand is […]

SMEs offered £10m for innovative energy saving technology

Small and medium sized companies (SMEs) were today invited to bid for a share of £10 million for innovative gadgets that can help cut consumer bills. They can apply for up to £2 million each under the Government’s Energy Entrepreneurs Fund. It aims to support energy efficient technologies such as building control systems, advanced lighting […]