Areas in urgent need of insulation upgrades revealed

The majority of constituencies in need are in the North West, North East, Yorkshire and Humberside, according to a new report

Concerns raised over hydrogen heating trial at public meeting

Residents voice safety concerns over a planned hydrogen gas trial for home heating in Redcar, Yorkshire

SSE Renewables greenlights massive battery energy storage project

SSE Renewables has granted approval for the construction of a substantial 320MW battery energy storage system in Monk Fryston, Yorkshire

Ofgem ordered to review Northern Powergrid funding dispute

The Competition and Markets Authority has ordered Ofgem reevaluate Northern Powergrid’s business plan for the RIIO-ED2 price control, following an appeal by the distribution network operator

From coal to charge: SSE’s mega battery project breaks ground

The 150MW battery energy storage system at Ferrybridge, West Yorkshire is expected to inject 300MWh of flexible capacity into the national grid

Sewage power to heat 10,000 UK homes

Centrica Energy Trading has teamed up with Yorkshire Water and SGN Commercial Services in a 15-year deal to extract biomethane from sewage

UK approves second largest offshore wind project

The government has approved Ørsted’s Hornsea 4 wind farm, which will have a capacity of up to 2.6GW and feature up to 180 turbines off the coast of East Yorkshire

Homeowners call for independent vote after hydrogen village trial cancellation

Residents in Redcar, Yorkshire, have written a letter to the government expressing concerns over the lack of local support on the proposed hydrogen heating trials in their town

East coast subsea electricity superhighway gets go-ahead

A 2GW subsea transmission cable is set to link Peterhead, Scotland, to Drax in Yorkshire

Coal power station turned into 150MW battery storage system

SSE has turned its former fossil fuel Ferrybridge facility in Yorkshire into a 300MWh green hub