Transport Energy Task Force determines importance of sustainable biofuels for future transport needs The Transport Energy Task Force has today highlighted the important role sustainable biofuels will play in meeting the UK’s future transport needs, in its concluding report. The report...
Annual £1billion contract includes power for hospitals, motorways, police stations and schools Expertise offered to deliver energy efficiency savings Supply covers iconic buildings including the National Gallery EDF Energy has been awarded the UK’s largest annual electricity supply contract by the Crown...
New ‘community metering' technology set to tackle fuel poverty, reducing fuel bills by 15% in 840 properties across Westminster To install the technology, CityWest Homes, the leading provider of housing management services in Westminster, has linked with Energy Assets Group,...
In a new report Central Planning with Market Features: how renewable subsidies destroyed the UK electricity market, published by the Centre for Policy Studies on Wednesday 18 March, Rupert Darwall shows that recent energy policy represents the biggest expansion...
Inflation in the Eurozone has turned negative, official figures have shown, with prices in December 0.2% lower than the same month a year earlier. The falling oil price is the immediate cause and there is, up to a point, a...
Fossil fuels are falling out of favour with major banks, fund managers, large corporates and educational institutions as reports describe the risks associated with ‘stranded assets’ as ‘regularly mispriced’ and ‘poorly understood’. Changing social attitudes, consumer behaviour, government regulations and...
The Gold Standard, experts in climate and development, have launched a pioneering methodology for quantifying and monitoring emissions from black carbon and other short-lived climate pollutants, in an effort to drive finance into projects that provide an immediate and...
Savills Energy is welcoming moves from DECC (Department of Energy and Climate Change) to remove key investment barriers from the rooftop solar installation process for property owners, investors and developers. DECC has confirmed that it will be now possible,...
New research material from a long term field trial at Westminster City Hall has proven that installing ECEX air intake screens on Air Handling Units (AHUs) significantly reduces environmental impact and maintenance, as well as making attractive cost and...
Public Power Solutions has launched a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for large-scale solar projects in the public sector. A DPS is an open, completely electronic process for purchasing goods, works or services for a period of up to four years,...