Industry news archive

  • 03 March 2017
    In several states in Australia over the last 5 months there have been at least 4 major power outages which has impacted millions of customers says GMB. 
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  • 01 March 2017
    Across Scotland more than one hundred organisations are to benefit from almost £10 million of funding to support local action to tackle climate change.
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  • 27 February 2017
    In the UK, the Briton's understanding is that climate change is real and man-made steadily becoming more prevalent. A growing majority of British adults (64%) have said that climate change is happening, and that it is primarily due to human activity. 
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  • 18 January 2017
    Keith Brown, Cabinet Secretary for Economy Jobs and Fair Work, has written to the UK Government to discuss concerns over the progress of the Green Investment Bank privatisation. Mr Brown has expressed concerns over reports that the completion of the transa
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  • 16 January 2017
    The GMB has said that when the full costs of decarbonising the economy are laid out for all to see, paying for them out of general taxation is actually the fairer way to proceed.
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  • 02 December 2016
    Green Alliance, have published a number of league tables ranking renewables in England and Wales over the past year. The tables reveal that Gwynedd and mid Glamorgan are the most improved as far as solar and wind power are concerned.
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  • 01 December 2016
    A new Scottish Power survey has outlined that small and medium-sized businesses across the UK are missing opportunities for important energy savings. Only 1 in 10 SMEs have said their energy consumption has decreased over the last 12 months. Furthermore ov
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  • 30 November 2016
    James Court, Head of Policy & External Affairs at the Renewable Energy Association has commented on the Autumn statement.
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  • 28 November 2016
    The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland has released Ireland’s official national energy statistics. They show a significant level of growth in energy use across all sectors of the economy last year.
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