Solar energy could emerge as ‘new king of the world’s electricity markets’

That’s the call from the International Energy Agency, which suggests the coronavirus crisis will reshape the future of energy forever

UK nuclear industry says costs could be slashed by 30% by 2030

A cross-industry team working as part of the Nuclear Sector Deal has set out the key factors to reduce the risk and expenditure associated with new-build nuclear

Ex-Energy Minister Ed Davey elected as new leader of Liberal Democrats

The ex-Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change defeated rival candidate Layla Moran by 42,756 votes to 24,564

Government ‘must launch National Delivery Body to decarbonise heat’

Heat is currently the largest single source of carbon emissions in the UK, accounting for more than a third of greenhouse gases

Duke Energy Renewables and SEI seek to generate employment in the US solar energy sector

The partnership has announced a $10,000 scholarship fund for potential candidates who have been economically impacted by the Covid-19 crisis

‘Coronavirus has raised new issues for consumers but it has also magnified existing concerns’

That’s the suggestion from Matthew Vickers, CEO and Chief Ombudsman at the Energy Ombudsman, who spoke to ELN’s News Editor Jonny Bairstow about how the pandemic had affected the nature of complaints the organisation was receiving

‘Supply and demand must be better managed to balance a more distributed energy system’

That’s the suggestion from Stuart Lacey, CEO of ElectraLink, who spoke to Energy Live News about the changing face of the energy sector

‘Coronavirus will cause a delay but not pose a lasting difficulty to businesses’ ability to reach net zero’

That’s the suggestion from Michael Phelan, who spoke to Energy Live News about the impact of coronavirus on the sector and its decarbonisation goals

Coping with Corona – Tracy Lewis, Managing Director of Carbonxgen

‘The coronavirus pandemic has woken many people up to the need to work towards net zero’

Coronavirus ‘marks a huge line in the sand for what we want the new normal to look like’

That’s the suggestion from Aimee Konieczny, Head of Client Relationships at Indigo Swan, who spoke to Energy Live News about how the lockdown would likely change things for the sector in the future