Global green investment plunges from last year

Investment in green projects in the third quarter of this year was the lowest since 2013. Between July and September 2016, green investment fell by 31% from the quarter before and 43% from the same period last year, according to a new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance. It suggests this drop in renewable and smart investments to […]

Lack of supply saw gas and power prices soar in Q3

Supply concerns meant wholesale gas and power prices increased at the strongest rate in five years in the third quarter (Q3) of 2016. UK electricity prices increased at the end of Q3 due to concerns over potential power supply shortages over winter, according to market information firm ICIS. This saw more gas being needed to generate electricity […]