UK not on track to meet renewable energy targets

The UK is not on track to meet its renewable energy targets, according to a new report. In 2013, the nation’s share of renewable energy stood at 5.1%, lagging behind its 2020 goal of 15%. However, the UK Government claims the country is on track to meet the interim target of 5.4% for 2013/14 by […]

Companies wary of Energy Bill

A group of energy companies has written to Energy Secretary Ed Davey warning him that the Government’s proposed Energy Bill is “flawed.” The consortium, led by SSE, is “concerned” about proposals expected in the forthcoming draft Bill set to change the support framework for low carbon technologies to ‘Contracts for Difference’ (CfD). DECC’s White Paper […]