UK considers heat pump and EV charger rule changes

The UK Government is consulting on proposals to relax regulations surrounding the installation of heat pumps and electric vehicle chargers in England

Ofgem’s £1bn Dogger Bank tender begins

The energy regulator has initiated a competitive tender round worth £1 billion to appoint an offshore transmission owner for the Dogger Bank B Offshore Wind Farm project

UK and Canada forge fusion partnership

The UK and Canada signed an agreement to work together on fusion energy research, simplify regulations and train more skilled workers

Ofgem proposes price cap input changes

A consultation outlines plans for more frequent updates to the Capacity Market Allowance and policy changes for energy intensive industries

UK zero emission vehicle mandate takes effect today

The ZEV mandate, effective from today, sets targets for the percentage of new zero emission cars and vans manufacturers must produce annually until 2035

Ofgem: £77m recovered in crackdown on energy suppliers

In 2023, Ofgem collected £77.2 million in fines, customer refunds and compensation from energy companies

Net Hero Podcast – Every breath we take!

This week it’s all about the air we breathe, how clean is it? Will schemes like ULEZ make a difference? Join my chat with Imogen Martineau from the Clean Air Fund

ENA gas members to leave by end of 2024

Gas members of the Energy Networks Association have unanimously decided to exit the association by the end of 2024, citing the evolving energy policy environment

Energy industry reacts to Autumn Statement

Chancellor’s Autumn Statement faces criticism about geographical-based bill relief and perceived shortcomings in addressing fuel poverty

Net Hero Podcast – Chris Skidmore continues his mission

I chat to Chris Skidmore about his forthcoming book Mission Zero and his view on our current progress to that 2050 target he set!