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Press release: £7600 to make your home more energy efficient

Thu, 05/01/2014 - 09:14
Households carrying out energy efficiency improvements on their home can now get more money back to offset the cost of having the work done.

News story: Register your biomass fuel as sustainable

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 14:30
From today, woodfuel suppliers will be able to register their fuels as sustainable by applying to the Biomass Suppliers List (BSL).

Speech: Climate Group 10th Anniversary Event

Mon, 04/28/2014 - 15:12
Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change speech at the Climate Group's 10th Anniversary Event.

Press release: One step closer to Scottish Islands grid links

Mon, 04/28/2014 - 09:40
One step closer to unlocking the renewable energy potential of the Western Isles, Orkney and Shetland Islands: a new report identifies a series of actions to help deliver necessary electricity grid connections.

Press release: Getting ready for shale gas – supply chain estimated to be worth billions as new environmental measures announced

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 09:33
A shale gas supply chain report showing huge potential economic benefits to the UK economy and measures to minimise the environmental impacts of shale gas have been announced by the Government.

News story: Energy trends and prices statistical release: 24 April 2014

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 08:30
The latest provisional monthly energy statistics produced by the Department of Energy and Climate Change were released on 24 April 2014 according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.

News story: The Energy Information Regulations - Domestic Ovens

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 13:09
An NMO report has found that 25% of ovens on the UK market were enhancing performance capabilities through the misuse of tolerences

Press release: Government unveils eight major new renewables projects, supporting 8,500 green jobs

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 07:17
Eight major renewable electricity projects are unveiled as part of the government’s world leading electricity reforms, giving a massive boost to green growth and green jobs.

Press release: Energy Minister sees development of Cygnus Gas Field in action

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 12:29
Michael Fallon visits Nigg fabrication yard, a key construction site for one of the largest Southern gas fields in the North Sea

Press release: New co-chair of the Offshore Wind Industry Council appointed

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 09:03
Benj Sykes announced as new co-chair of the Offshore Wind Industry Council

Press release: Energy switching times to halve by end of year

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 08:01
Switching energy supplier is set to become much quicker, with energy companies committing to slashing switching times by the end of the year.

Press release: Small businesses given boost to generate bioenergy from wetlands

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:02
British companies get innovation funding to demonstrate new ways of turning plant-based material into renewable heat and electricity

News story: Chair of the CFD Counterparty Company appointed

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:02
Dr Martin Read CBE appointed as Chair of the CFD Counterparty Company

News story: Edward Davey statement

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 09:00
Edward Davey statement on UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Working Group 3 report on mitigating climate change.

Speech: Edward Davey launches the Scotland Analysis Energy Paper

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 13:42
As the UK Government publishes its analysis of the implications in energy of Scottish independence, Ed Davey speaks about Scotland’s energy future within the United Kingdom.

Statement to Parliament: UK Downstream Oil Sector

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 09:18
Written Ministerial Statement by Michael Fallon on the Downstream UK Oil sector

Statement to Parliament: Scotland Analysis: Energy

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 09:18
Statement by the Secretary of State, Edward Davey.

Press release: “Energy bills will go up with independence” - Davey

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 09:18
Edward Davey made the positive case for the UK’s single energy market, showing how independence would increase people’s energy bills.

News story: New scheme offers cash incentive to households using renewable heating systems in their homes

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 08:09
The domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) launched, offering homeowners payments to offset the cost of installing low carbon systems

Press release: The UK’s rooftops to become power stations

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 09:31
Plans to turn the Government estate as well as factories, supermarkets and car parks into “solar hubs” have been outlined in a new strategy by Greg Barker today.