Energy distribution entrepreneurs offered £29m fund

Businesses with new ideas for energy distribution could get their hands on a new £29.2million pot from an EU-funded business centre. The Energy Innovation Centre, which is backed by the European Regional Development Fund, says five of the UK’s leading electricity distribution companies will pick where the investment goes, including ScottishPower Energy Networks and UK […]

Low carbon car grant extended to vans

Van buyers will get up to £8,000 off the cost of electric vans, the Transport and Business Ministers announced today. This is an extension of the Department for Transport’s plug-in car grant which aims to make low carbon cars more affordable for consumers by giving motorists up to £5000 (25% off) when buying a new […]