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.

  • 18 December 2014
    Oil and Gas UK has called for reform to energy policies in light of industry costs increasing dramatically and the price of oil falling. This recently hit a four year low. The request comes as a result of evidence submitted to the Treasury for consultation
  • 17 December 2014
    The renewable energy industry in the UK is launching a new initiative in conjunction with Energy Secretary Edward Davey. The aim of the initiative is to support opportunities to invest in renewable energy projects in local communities. Examples of these in
  • 16 December 2014
    Edward Davey Energy and Climate Change Secretary has commented on the Impact Assessment publication and in particular the Wood Review proposal for UK offshore oil and gas regulation.
  • 15 December 2014
    The Green Investment Bank has recently had its second anniversary. Alongside this it has reached £5 billion for new green energy infrastructure projects benefitting more than 200 communities across the UK.
  • 12 December 2014
    The Green Deal Finance Company has reached a high of 7,000 plans having been approved. They have had a peak of 570 plan applications in the last week, which together are worth more than £2.2 million in value.
  • 11 December 2014
    The trade association Scottish Renewables has called for the Government to create a green energy bond alongside the Green Investment Bank.