IGov calls for overhaul of local energy governance to hit net...

IGov has proposed a new statutory duty to be placed on local authorities and a devolution of carbon budgets to address a mismatch between...

Simplicity crucial to unlocking power of flexibility: Open Networks Project

Simplicity must be at the centre of Britain’s flexibility service markets for the country to be able to unlock the power of new smart...

Local energy key to net zero pathway says new analysis

The Association of Decentralised Energy (ADE) has called for local energy to be central to the way the UK meets its energy needs, if...

EVBox and Smappee target next level of EV smart charging after...

EVBox and Smappee have entered into a multi-year agreement that will see the launch of a new smart electric vehicle (EV) charging solution.

CEN calls for route to market for onshore wind

The Conservative Environment Network (CEN) has launched the CEN Manifesto, setting out major policy considerations for the next Conservative government. Released...

EAC launches “net zero government” inquiry

The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) has announced a new inquiry into net zero government. Launched on Thursday 4 July, the inquiry will focus on...

Drivers willing to use smart charging technology, new study finds

A study has found that 95% of Electric Vehicle (EV) drivers are willing to use smart charging to save on their energy bills and...

UK will create Digital Markets Unit

Professor Jason Furman has been tasked with setting up a new Digital Markets Unit by outgoing Prime Minister, Theresa May. On...

City minister calls for London to be at heart of net...

The UK’s financial services sector must be at the centre of efforts to take action on climate change and meet the 2050 target of...

Liverpool targets Climate Action Plan by December 2019

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has revealed a series of targets to tackle climate change, with the publication of a full Climate Action...

Kaluza and sonnen join forces to unlock energy flexibility

Kaluza, OVO Group’s intelligent energy platform, has entered into a partnership with battery storage manufacturer, sonnen that will lead to new flexibility being introduced...

IONITY to grow UK high power charging network

IONITY has agreed a deal with Extra MSA Group, which owns and operates part of the UK’s motorway network, to expand its network of...

Billion-pound proposal to hit 2020 fuel poverty target

A new energy efficiency programme has been proposed by the Committee on Fuel Poverty (CFP) in a bid to ensure that the government’s 2020...

Catapult urges better local energy planning

The Energy Systems Catapult has called on local authorities to lead the way when it comes to planning their energy systems and infrastructure.

New innovations aim to transform UK farming

UK farming is set to benefit from new technologies that will work towards providing greener, cleaner processes for the agricultural sector, thus aiding the...

Iberdrola continues sustainable mobility innovation drive

Iberdrola has acquired a stake in electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions firm Wallbox as part of its strategy to promote innovative sustainable mobility.

New battery to enable landfill gas to balance grid

YLEM Energy has installed the UK’s first 1MW battery energy storage system alongside a landfill-gas generator, ensuring the site is able to participate in...

Bioenergy key to meeting carbon budget and realising net zero: REA

By deploying bioenergy across power, heat and transport, shortfalls to the fifth carbon budget could be met, according to a new report by the...

IEA launches new global energy efficiency commission

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has launched the Global Commission for Urgent Action of Energy Efficiency in a bid to advance progress of energy...

BP invests in pioneering gas to fish food technology

California-based start-up Calysta has secured £23.6mn investment from BP to support a worldwide rollout of its “alternative protein” maker that turns gas...