EY’s Tony Ward on energy investment

  ELN Editor Sumit Bose speaks to Tony Ward, Head of Power and Utilities at EY about the role of the energy sector in the UK’s economy.

“Impressive” value of energy to economy revealed

From building power plants or checking pylons, one in 44 jobs in the UK is now linked to energy. The way our energy sector pulls its weight in the British economy is on show in a new report published today. A quarter of all infrastructure investment in 2013 was in the energy sector, with £13.1 […]

Private sector put 20 Olympic stadiums' worth of cash into energy

The private sector put enough cash into the UK to build the Olympic stadium 20 times in 2012, according to a new report prepared by EY for trade body Energy UK. The ‘Powering the UK 2013’ report released today found £1.6billion more was invested in the UK energy sector last year than in 2011, rising […]

Editorial – Four days to go, it’s time for honesty.

Energy Live 2012 is almost upon us and we still have a few remaining tickets available, so get your credit cards out! Enough plugging the event, seriously though, the timing of our first conference couldn’t have been more opportune as energy has been a headline pretty much everyday for the past few weeks. Most of […]