Smart energy system designs and demonstrators offered £41.5m

Demonstration projects must be based in a large UK location such as a medium-sized town

UK network operator SSEN trials smart trading platform

It is expected to unlock new revenue streams for homes, businesses and communities

Sussex councils in new local energy partnership

Residents across Sussex are being urged to switch suppliers and save money under a new energy partnership launched by the councils. Householders can buy “competitively priced” gas and electricity through Your Energy Sussex, which is expected to help save as much as £300 a year on average on their bills. The not-for-profit partnership is led […]

Bids invited for £20m renewable energy fund

Businesses, universities, local authorities, community groups and housing associations in Scotland are being invited to bid for a share of a multi-million pound energy fund. They can apply for part of a £20 million fund to set up low carbon energy projects in their areas through the Community and Renewable Energy Scheme (CARES) Local Energy […]

Local energy plants for businesses “slipping through the net”

Energy plants for schools, businesses and local authorities are “slipping through the net” because of a crucial gap in financial support from the Government, it was claimed today. In a report praising the potential of local energy projects between 10-50 megawatts (MW) in size, MPs on the energy select committee warned many could struggle to “get […]