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Press release: Government commits £15m to kickstart new regulator in response to Wood Review

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:20
The Government today announced it would contribute short term funding of £15 million over five years to help kickstart the establishment of a new regulatory body for the UK’s offshore oil and gas industry.

Press release: Rampion offshore wind farm gets go ahead from Government, supporting over 750 jobs

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 09:12
Rampion offshore wind farm off the coast of Sussex has today been given consent from the government to go ahead.

News story: Edward Davey statement on DECC's new ministers

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 13:36
Edward Davey's statement following the appointment of new DECC ministers Matthew Hancock and Amber Rudd.

News story: £500,000 investment energises renewable energy community groups

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 11:06
Over £500,000 has been assigned to help rural community energy projects across England.

Speech: Speech to the Smart Energy GB Launch Event

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:39
Secretary of State Edward Davey speech to the Smart Energy GB Launch Event.

News story: Dramatic fall in cost of running household goods

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 09:37
Energy efficient household appliances lead to drop in electricity consumption.

News story: Southern Corridor on the agenda as Fallon visits Azerbaijan

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 09:12
Discussions about the progress of the Southern Corridor (SC) gas pipeline route will be on the agenda when Michael Fallon visits Azerbaijan this week.

News story: DECC encourages families to act now on energy efficiency with Green Deal Home Improvement Fund

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 13:49
The Green Deal Home Improvement Fund has issued £25 million in its first four weeks and DECC is encouraging households to act now to get money back for their home improvements.

Press release: €300m in Euro funding for UK carbon capture project

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 10:20
A UK carbon storage project has received a funding boost of €300m from the European Commission.

Speech: UK-China Energy Dialogue

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 13:58
Edward Davey's opening speech to the UK-China Energy Dialogue.

Press release: Latest estimates of the UK’s oil and gas reserves and resources published

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 09:28
DECC today published its annual updated estimates of UK oil and gas reserves.

Press release: £1million energy advice programme opens for business

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 09:23
Householders up and down the country are set to benefit from an extensive programme of energy saving advice, thanks to further Government funding made available through the Big Energy Saving Network.