EU publishes expert advice to help energy intensive sectors reach net zero

The experts stress all industries ‘need to create markets for climate-neutral and circular products’ by making more strategic use of public procurement to select sustainable products and services

UK now boasts 15.6m smart and advanced meters

That’s according to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), which has published a new raft of smart meter statistics

Energy Live Expo 2019: What did the delegates think?

The speakers throughout the day covered topics spanning energy policy, climate change, innovative technologies and much more – but what did the delegates think?

Kwasi Kwarteng: Labour’s green promises ‘aren’t credible’

The Energy Minister was the headline speaker for this year’s Energy Live Expo at the QEII Centre in Westminster

Energy Live EXPO 2019: Film of the Day

Relive the best bits from the event and catch up on what was said right here…

Kwasi Kwarteng: Businesses ‘can have their cake and eat it too’ by going green

He stressed that there is too often a “false battle” between going green and pursuing growth and assured the crowd that the two directions were not mutually exclusive

UK’s renewable generation soars by 39% year-on-year in third quarter of 2019

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy has revealed this surge in clean energy was driven by strong growth from wind and hydropower

Microbusinesses across the UK are at risk of being ‘cut off and ripped off’

Citizens Advice says these firms are not protected in the same way as ordinary consumers and risk being needlessly disconnected, aggressively pursued for debts and mis-sold contracts

Dermot Nolan: Ofgem must facilitate UK’s decarbonisation

That’s the call from Dermot Nolan, CEO of Ofgem, who spoke to ELN at Energy UK’s annual conference yesterday

UK’s renewable trade ‘to drop off by 75% before 2023’

Cicero Group notes this collapse in trading activity is likely to mean the UK will not alone be able to successfully achieve net zero emissions by 2050