Improving offshore infrastructure could save UK £3.5bn

Changing the way the UK approaches large scale offshore grid networks could save the UK billions of pounds in the long term, according to a new report from the Government. DECC has offered its support to regulator Ofgem to implement efficient offshore infrastructure, which could help the Government reduce the cost of offshore wind. A […]

DECC appoint chair for wind task force

The Department of Energy and Climate Change has appointed Andrew Jamieson, the Chair of RenewableUK, to become chair of the new industry-led Offshore Wind Cost Reduction Task Force. DECC recently published a ‘Renewable Energy Roadmap’ which aims to reduce the costs facing the renewables industry. Involve industry, the Government and the Crown Estate, the task […]