September 28, 2017

Power consultancy firm EnAppSys reported that we had the most solar generation for the second quarter in a year in 2017, highlighting how renewable power generation is continuing to impact on energy markets across the UK. The amount solar produced represented 19% of ou...

September 27, 2017

Last week, Nature Geoscience published a study suggesting that we have a bigger remaining carbon budget than previously thought to keep global warming below the 1.5°C aggressive Paris climate target. Many scientists quickly commented that the paper’s conclusion was bas...

September 26, 2017

The UK’s first subsidy-free solar farm will be officially opened today (Tuesday 26 September) by Climate Change Minister Claire Perry.

The 45 acre Clayhill solar farm and energy storage facility near Flitwick in Bedfordshire, built by energy provider Anesco, is made up...

September 26, 2017

•  WWF green energy forecast launches
•  Concept could lead to more renewable electricity being used
•  Tech and tariffs offer chance to save cash and carbon

Weather forecasts are forever useful; whether it’s helping you decide whether to take an umbrella with you when...

September 22, 2017

Much if the UK’s environmental policies have been set in place according to the EU’s own directives covering all of its member states, so where does this leave Britain’s renewable energy strategy once Brexit has been completed?

Below we discuss the three main environmen...

September 22, 2017

On Wednesday 20 September 2017, there were some important changes to the domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI).

The domestic RHI is the government scheme to get more people installing green heating technologies in their homes.

For those considering installing a ground-...

September 18, 2017

New measures will build on the UK's global leadership in green finance as part of the move to a low carbon economy.

New measures to accelerate investment in clean growth by building on the UK’s strength in green finance will be set out later today by Climate Change Mini...

September 18, 2017

It’s Climate Week in Scotland.

The awareness campaign highlights the importance of reducing emissions and adapting to the changing climate, and the Energy Saving Trust is using the opportunity to thank its partners for playing a part in a success story that’s seen thous...

September 11, 2017

Record amount of renewable capacity secured to power our homes following second contracts for difference auction.

Eleven new energy projects worth up to £176m per year have been successful in the latest competitive auction for renewable technologies, the government has...

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