Winter takes hold as large volumes of LNG help meet demand, but at what cost to business energy users?

In this week’s Resonance energy market podcast Jeremy Nicholson talks to Alfa’s Jason Durden about the UK energy markets, as a large volume of LNG delivers to balance demand and supply, but at what cost?

Scotland ploughs £30m into low carbon farming

More than 600 rural businesses will share the funding under the latest round of the Agri-Environment Climate Scheme 2021

Scottish Government offers £80m for carbon capture project

The announcement follows the UK Government’s decision last year to not award the Scottish Cluster ‘Track-1’ status, which would have provided the project access to further funding

The Power of Provenance: How businesses are empowering local communities through renewable energy generation

As the UK continues its journey towards net zero, more companies are looking for ways to show their environmental commitment. 

Views sought on Alton energy recovery facility environmental permit variation

The Environment Agency is looking specifically for environmental or health considerations from members of the public, as the request from Veolia is a ‘significant variation’ to the existing Alton permit for the proposed facility

New inquiry into hydrogen and carbon capture launched in Scotland

It will investigate what further support is needed for the hydrogen sector to incorporate the gas into the UK’s energy mix and ensure a ‘just transition’ for the oil and gas industry

New 32MW battery storage plant fired up near Bristol

Voltalia commissioned the Hallen Battery Energy Storage Scheme, which released its first kWh of electricity on 23rd December 2021

Vattenfall launches ‘affordable’ solution to replace gas boilers

The new heat pump technology promises to support the UK’s efforts to decarbonise domestic heating

Green Investment Group charges ahead with 40MW UK battery storage project

It follows the acquisition of a portfolio of development stage, utility-scale battery storage projects in the UK from Capbal Limited last year

Scotland’s deposit return scheme to go live in 2023

Circular Economy Minister Lorna Slater set out plans for a phased implementation of the scheme and said the target of achieving 90% collection rates by 2024 will be maintained