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Press release: Communities can create their own power stations

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 10:02
The Urban Community Energy Fund has been launched today, giving community groups in England the opportunity to bid for grants of up to £20,000, or loans of up to £130,000.

News story: Statement on US-China climate deal

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 12:43
Statement by the Secretary of State, Edward Davey on the US-China climate deal announcement.

Speech: Speech to RenewableUK

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 11:15
Edward Davey addresses the RenewableUK conference in Manchester.

Press release: Skilling up shale: First national UK onshore oil and gas college announced

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 08:07
Announcement of first national UK onshore oil and gas college.

News story: More households can benefit from renewable heating

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:01
More social landlords and their tenants could soon be benefitting from renewable heating, helping them have warmer homes and lower bills.

Speech: The Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning & Transport Annual Conference

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 12:37
Speech by Energy Minister Matthew Hancock to the ADEPT conference 2014.

Press release: Flagship Walney offshore wind farm one step closer to expansion

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 10:26
Walney Extension offshore wind farm in the Irish Sea has been given consent from the government to go ahead.

Statement to Parliament: Annual Energy Statement 2014

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 11:34
Edward Davey on the publication of the Government’s Annual Energy Statement 2014.

Press release: Warmer homes, secure supplies and lower bills

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 10:36
Household energy bills this year are an average £90 lower than they would otherwise have been, thanks to the impact of Government energy policies.

Press release: Andy Samuel new chief executive of Oil & Gas Authority as new North Sea licence blocks announced

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 09:38
Andy Samuel, currently Managing Director of BG Group’s Exploration and Production in Europe, has been appointed as the chief executive of the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA).

Statement to Parliament: Appointment of Chief Executive of the Oil and Gas Authority

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 09:38
Statement by Edward Davey on the appointment of Andy Samuel as Chief Executive Officer of the OGA.

Statement to Parliament: Wood Review Call for Evidence

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 09:38
Statement by Edward Davey on the publication of the Wood Review Call for Evidence.

Statement to Parliament: Offshore Licensing Round

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 09:38
Statement by Edward Davey on the Offshore Licensing Round.

Press release: Innovation the only way to tackle energy ‘trilemma’

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 15:34
£19 million help to tackle climate change opens today (5 November 2014).

Speech: Annual Heat Conference

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 11:02
Speech by Amber Rudd to the 3rd Annual Heat Conference the heat challenge and global climate change picture.

News story: All DECC staff to be paid the Living Wage

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 10:01
All DECC employees, including third party contractors such as security and cleaning teams, will now be paid at least the Living Wage.

Statement to Parliament: Publication of the Impact Assessment related to implementation of the Wood Review proposals for UK offshore oil and gas regulation

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 15:53
Publication of the Impact Assessment related to implementation of the Wood Review proposals for UK offshore oil and gas regulation

News story: UK energy projects awarded €75 million of European funding

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 17:16
The European Commission has announced €647 million to be invested in key energy infrastructure to enhance security of supply across Europe.

News story: Vampire Energy: 5 energy myths that will shock your socks off

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 14:31
With Halloween approaching and with the help of our energy conscious vampire, we're busting 5 common myths about energy saving. #VampireEnergy

News story: Edward Davey opens West of Duddon Sands Offshore Wind Farm

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 14:20
Energy and Climate Change Secretary Edward Davey opened West of Duddon Sands Offshore Wind Farm today, an important contribution to our energy infrastructure.