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Transmission and distribution reforms to lower bills

24/03/2015

Chancellor George Osborne has unveiled plans to open up the onshore electricity transmission and distribution markets to competitive tendering....

Energy compensation package for manufacturers brought forward

24/03/2015

George Osborne has pledged to bring forward a compensation package for energy intensive industries to the “earliest point” after receiving state aid clearance.

DECC hits back at think tank report on renewables

24/03/2015

The Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) has issued a rebuttal against a report from the Centre for Policy Studies (CPS), entitled “How renewable subsidies destroyed the UK electricity market”.

Scottish government hails community energy potential

24/03/2015

Scottish energy minister Fergus Ewing has hailed the potential for community energy north of the border.

Businesses call for low carbon Energy Union

24/03/2015

The European Council has thrown its weight behind the European Commission’s plans for an Energy Union.

UK energy efficiency plans lack credibility – report

24/03/2015

The UK is among the European Union member states that have been criticised by the Coalition for Energy Savings (CES).

Sector Round Up - 24/03/2015

24/03/2015

This week's top stories include; Scottish Power to close Longannet coal-fired station, Severn Trent announces £190m renewables investment and NextEnergy Solar Fund signs £7.5m deal to buy 6.5MW project in Devon.

Government must face down ‘misguided opposition’ to wind

17/03/2015

Tim Yeo, chair of the House of Commons’ Energy & Climate Change Committee, has warned that whichever party or parties form the next UK Government they must face down “misguided” opposition to onshore wind farms.

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