Sheep and lamb in snow
Extreme weather leaves Scottish farmers with £161m bill

A new report suggests an exceptionally hot summer and an unusually cold winter negatively affected livestock and crop yields

Pound coins
Energy price cap ‘could see £1.67 billion added to UK bills on the 1st of April’

uSwitch believes this could happen if suppliers increase their rates to match the level of the cap

Igloo
Igloo Energy puts the chill on energy prices with 2.6% drop

The brand suggests a typical customer will see a £36 reduction on their gas and power bills every year

Solar panel
Building and curtailing solar ‘could be cheaper than battery storage’

A new report found installing more capacity and not using it all the time was the best option

Renewable revolution ‘is too expensive and will not work’

That’s the verdict from former Grid Control Engineer Derek Birkett

Siemens Gamesa to lead an EU-funded project to cut offshore wind costs

The project will receive around €20 million (£18m) in support over its five-year duration

UK’s large-scale solar ‘could cost less than £40/MWh by 2030’

The Solar Trade Association says the government must introduce supportive policies to help the technology realise its full potential

Battery sector ‘to attract $1.2tn of investment by 2040’

Bloomberg New Energy Finance expects this to cause a significant boom in the technology

Energy cost of mining bitcoin ‘double that of gold’

New research reveals the significant energy expense in generating cryptocurrencies

Smiting smog ‘could save Europe €183bn by 2025’

InnoEnergy and Deloitte call for nations and cities to adopt innovative technologies to clean the air