Total to develop floating wind projects in Celtic Sea with Simple Blue Energy

The UK is thought to require at least 75GW of operating offshore wind capacity to reach the net zero target in 2050.

UK councils granted £2.2 million boost to tackle air pollution

Air Quality Grant will finance innovative projects that encourage cleaner transport and reduce harmful emissions outside schools

UKPN: Power sector will emerge from Coronavirus outbreak ‘stronger than ever’

That’s the suggestion from Basil Scarsella, CEO of UK Power Networks, who spoke to Energy Live News amid the outbreak of the pandemic to discuss its impacts on the electricity industry

Majority of UK motorists ‘back smart charging markets’

Recent research states most motorists would be happy to charge their electric vehicles outside of peak times in return for lower bills

Ofgem asked to help pre-paid customers amidst coronavirus fears

Ed Davey says the energy supply of around four million families dependent on pre-paid electricity could be affected by the pandemic

Which? tells energy customers affected by Covid-19 to talk to their supplier

The company responded to the UK Government’s emergency measures saying ‘energy customers will breathe a sigh of relief that these will protect them from steep bills and losing their energy supply’

Government and energy industry agree on steps to protect consumers from Coronavirus

Together, they have reassured the public that any energy customer in financial distress will be supported by their supplier during this time of disruption

Gnergy Ltd goes bust

The gas and electricity supplier, which had around 9,000 domestic customers and a small number of non-domestic customers, is ceasing to trade

Mainetti unveils global initiative to make plastic industry more circular

The Clear Polythene Recycling Process PolyLoop will help the UK government’s ‘ambitious’ goals of boosting recycled plastics by 40%

Energy switches in February up 12.4% year-on-year

That’s according to a new report from the Energy Market Data Hub, which recorded around 513,000 changes in energy suppliers during February 2020