‘Abu Dhabi eyes stake in Sizewell C’

The UK government is reportedly seeking Abu Dhabi investors to acquire a substantial stake in the £20 billion Sizewell C nuclear power plant

RoboDog guards Drax Power Station

A robotic dog has joined Drax Power Station to enhance safety by conducting inspections and gathering data on machinery, helping prevent potential failures

Global energy sector sees record emissions

Global carbon dioxide emissions from the energy sector reached an unprecedented high in 2022, according to the International Energy Agency

Blaze still raging 40 hours later at disused power station

Suspected arson has caused a prolonged fire at the Baglan Energy Park, with authorities and agencies working for over 40 hours to control the blaze

Uniper unveils €8bn renewables investment plan

The energy giant sets an ambitious goal to achieve over 80% of its installed generating capacity as zero-carbon by 2030

Drax reports 101% surge in first half EBITDA

The energy giant said the growth was driven by system support services and power generation

“Outdated ESO systems favour high carbon assets, costing consumers £150m”

National Grid ESO has been urged to urgently reform the Balancing Mechanism to enhance low carbon flexibility

Drax power plant’s subsidies at risk over compliance

In response to concerns heard in the House of Lords, Lord Callanan has stressed the ongoing investigation by Ofgem to determine if the biomass is sustainable or not before any decisive action is taken

Crackdown on energy profiteers: Ofgem proposes new Balancing Mechanism rules

The energy regulator has initiated a consultation to address concerns over electricity generators seeking excessive financial gain through the Balancing Mechanism

SSE annual profits almost double

The energy giant said it had invested £2.8 billion in low carbon energy infrastructure, which exceeds the adjusted profit after tax of £1.8 billion recorded by the Group