Green certificate sale in India witnesses 64% hike in February

The Indian Energy Index recorded a trade of £16,008 worth of RECs in February 2020, owing to high demand

UKPN: Power sector will emerge from Coronavirus outbreak ‘stronger than ever’

That’s the suggestion from Basil Scarsella, CEO of UK Power Networks, who spoke to Energy Live News amid the outbreak of the pandemic to discuss its impacts on the electricity industry

Government and energy industry agree on steps to protect consumers from Coronavirus

Together, they have reassured the public that any energy customer in financial distress will be supported by their supplier during this time of disruption

Good Energy has secured its largest ever clean power deal

The firm will procure renewable energy from a 210MW offshore wind farm owned by Ørsted

RWE to invest €5bn in continued expansion of renewables by 2022

The energy giant plans for around a fifth of this net investment to be located in Germany

UK’s carbon emissions ‘now at 1888 levels’

That’s according to a new analysis from Carbon Brief, which notes the UK’s carbon dioxide emissions have fallen by 29% over the last decade

Bulb cuts gas rates but steps up power prices

The firm, which has more than 1.6 million customers in the UK, says the changes are driven by falling wholesale gas prices and higher electricity network and policy costs respectively

Drax to end coal generation at North Yorkshire power plant in 2021

Having converted a number of its generation units to biomass in recent years, the company is now pursuing an ambition to become carbon negative by 2030

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Under-construction coal plant in Poland has financing suspended

Polish energy companies Enea SA and Energa SA have announced they have halted financing for the 1GW Ostrołęka C facility due to shifting economic and political contexts

Nottingham Forest football club teams up with Bulb to tackle emissions

The renewable energy supplier is now supplying the club’s stadium and academy with 100% renewable electricity