Industry News

In this section of the website we include articles about renewable energy and green issues which we thought you might find of interest.

  • 02 September 2014
    The UK Department of Energy and Climate Change has published proposals which would allow companies to drill below private land without first formalizing a right of access.
  • 01 September 2014
    Under the Green Deal Home Improvement Fund, businesses can carry out works with the assistance of Government vouchers. Payment should be made to the business within 10 days. However Government delays in making payment are causing difficulties for the busin
  • 29 August 2014
    The Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult has come together with 8 other leading energy sector companies to improve the productivity of offshore wind farms. Their aim is to bring the industry towards its £100/MWh energy generation target from offshore wind so
  • 28 August 2014
    The UK Government has pledged its support for energy infrastructure investment by announcing it will guarantee bonds of up to £48.5 million for the Speyside Biomass Power project in Moray, Scotland.
  • 27 August 2014
    Energy industry experts have looked at the comparative footprint of a shale gas operation to other sources creating a similar quantity. They compared a shale gas pad (producing 0.9 billion cubic metres of gas over 25 years) with a 174 MW wind farm and a 38
  • 26 August 2014
    The National Assembly for Wales has published its Annual Report which shows it has achieved a 34% reduction in energy emissions since 2008/2009. It is on course to meet its target to reduce energy emissions by 40% by 2015. The Assembly also achieved a 29%