Clean energy infrastructure
Plummeting price of batteries ‘opens opportunities for renewable future’

The levelised cost of electricity for the technology has fallen by 35% to $187 per MWh since the first half of last year

Job cuts
npower announces 900 job cuts

The firm says worsened market conditions have forced it to make the decision

Piggy bank on radiator
Households in south west cash out to stay warm

Residents of Truro in Cornwall are expected to pay an average of £16.35 more to heat their home over winter

Smart meter rollout costs will likely escalate, warns NAO

It says BEIS underestimated the time it would take to implement the infrastructure and technical standards for the second generation of smart meters

Heat networks ‘could cut cost of UK going green by £3bn’

The Energy Technologies Institute says heat networks could supply nearly half of heat demand

Government policies ‘not to blame for recent price hikes’

The UK Energy Research Centre says policy costs in the UK are actually not very expensive

Senior energy decision makers ‘in the dark about rising energy costs’

npower has created a new tool to help businesses predict and plan for the future

Energy tariff pricing reform could encourage low carbon adoption

The Energy Systems Catapult and researchers at Oxford University say current prices distort market behaviour

Guest Blog: Kirk Cadden & Alex Rubboli – Rising oil prices will cost consumers

Utility Team says it can help customers protect themselves against higher costs now and in the future

Climate change ‘to set UK’s water costs soaring’

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers says expensive new infrastructure is needed to combat flooding and droughts