Coalition invites bids for long-term energy contract

Electricity generators are being invited to bid for a long-term contract to supply energy to the Government. It is the second project under the ‘Energy for Growth’ scheme, which uses the government’s combined buying power and enters contracts directly with generators to provide electricity at a set price. Last year, the Government signed a 20-year […]

UK Government to buy energy from renewable suppliers

The UK Government is set to buy a small percentage of its own energy requirements from renewable suppliers under a new initiative announced today. The Energy for Growth project is part of the Government’s broader energy strategy to increase energy efficiency and “create the right conditions for investment in diverse, secure and sustainable energy production” […]