Sri Lanka down to last drop of petrol

The newly-appointed Prime Minister has revealed that the country is on its last day of supply

Biden orders ‘unprecedented and largest ever’ release of US oil reserves

The president plans to release one million barrels of crude oil daily for six months starting in May

Russia stocks LNG behind NATO lines

It is looking to maintain fuel supplies in case conflict in Ukraine severs access to pipelines

Octopus Energy starts the Italian Job with acquisition of energy provider SATO

The renewable energy provider aims to have 1m customers in Italy by 2025

Why the smart grid is at the forefront of the energy revolution

The way the energy industry works hasn’t changed all that much for decades now. But we’re at the start of an energy revolution, with the smart grid at the forefront.

UK’s electricity system was cheaper and cleaner during coronavirus lockdown but more difficult to control’

That’s according to a new independent analysis conducted via Imperial Consultants by academics from Imperial College London for Drax Electric Insights.

Tesla granted electricity generation licence in the UK

The electric car manufacturer and technology firm hopes to develop virtual power plants in the UK and in other countries using its ‘Autobidder’ real-time trading and control platform

Drastic power consumption change in the first quarter of 2020

Latest Drax Electric Insights Report shows drastic power consumption change in the first quarter of 2020

West Sussex council energy supplier offers fuel vouchers to vulnerable residents

Your Energy Sussex is working with Citizens Advice to provide emergency fuel vouchers for pre-payment meter customers who are struggling to pay bills

Oil and gas exploration
Domestic oil and gas production provided nearly two-thirds of UK demand in 2019

Oil & Gas UK calls on the government to support the sector in continuing to provide ‘a secure and affordable supply of energy’, as well as help decarbonise