Eleven projects compete for slice of £64m funding

Ofgem has revealed 11 projects that are eligible to compete for a share of the annual £64m of funding from the £500m Low Carbon Networks Fund. The Low Carbon Networks Fund was set up by Ofgem as part of the 2010-2015 electricity distribution price control. It will encourage Britain’s electricity distribution network owners (DNOs) to […]

Scottish Power warns of Welsh language law costs

Scottish Power is warning that a proposed Welsh language law could cost energy companies millions of pounds and lead to hikes in bills for customers. Scottish Power owns the Manweb electricity supply business in North Wales. It is not presently required to provide a service in Welsh, however it already operates a bilingual service for […]