Government refuses permission for UK-French interconnector

The link between Portsmouth and Normandy in France would transmit enough electricity to power five million homes in the UK

Government boosts Blyth gigafactory with £100m

The gigaplant is forecast to produce batteries for around 300,000 EVs a year

Business Secretary visits Hinkley Point C

Kwasi Kwarteng reinstated that nuclear is at the heart of the government’s plans to ensure greater energy security

Ian Funnell to become new Chair of the NNL

He replaces Sir Andrew Mathews who has held the position for the last six years

MPs approve Nuclear Energy Financing Bill

The new financing model aims to attract investors and bring more security for future large-scale nuclear power stations

Business Secretary in crunch talks with energy bosses

‘Crisis talks’ will reportedly focus on what additional measures the government can take to combat rising energy bills

Failed supplier ‘collapsed after bp called in debts’

bp allegedly sought repayment of £52.8 million debt before the supplier exited the market

Energy crisis now pauses the government plan for auto-switching

The move aims to stabilise the energy retail market in the short-term

MPs brand burning wood for energy as scandal

A group of 50 MPs has written a letter to the Energy Minister warning about the emissions produced by biomass

‘Biggest ever’ CfD round officially opens

Opening with £285 million a year funding, the auction will support 12GW of electricity capacity