The 2015 World Waste to Energy City Summit brings together its best ever faculty of international waste management CEOs, developers, bankers, private equity financiers, technology providers and industrial end users for two days of intensive networking.
A dozen world renowned energy experts launch the International Energy Advisory Council (IEAC) to assist local and national governments as well as a range of other organizations with the design and implementation of forward-looking energy policy that can contribute significantly to sustainable development, and to climate-change mitigation and adaptation. The initiative has received commendations from political leaders and energy professionals from around the world (see page 2).
EuroSite Power Inc., (OTCQB: EUSP) an On-Site Utility solutions provider, offering clean electricity, heat, hot water and cooling solutions to hospitality, healthcare, housing and leisure centres in the United Kingdom (UK) and Europe, has announced customer savings totalling GBP198,372 (USD300,000) achieved by its fleet of CHP (Combined Heat and Power) units operating in the UK in 2014.
Newcastle City Council is seeking to procure an energy partner for the City. The Council is proposing to use the Competitive Dialogue process (or an alternative procurement route as appropriate) to identify the partner with the most economically advantageous tender, to work with the Council on the scoping, design, procurement, financing, implementation, delivery and operation of energy infrastructure and schemes in the City, primarily (but not limited to) district heating scheme(s), together with associated works, services and supplies.
DECC releases regional figures for the Feed-In-Tariff including updated statistics for MicroCHP.
A combined-heat-and-power (CHP) plant which could create 900 jobs is set to be built in Teesside after the project was deemed to be in line with EU state aid rules.
The ADE has submitted a response on ECO 2.2 consultation
The ADE has published a summary of comments received during the consultation as we want to keep organisations that responded up to date with the progress.
SSE are looking for an ambitious Technical Manager to join their district heating and cooling team. This is a key and highly influential role both within the business and within the district heating and cooling sector.
SSE are looking for a Technical Analyst who is keen to learn and develop in the business. The role will be responsible for providing technical support to their Business Development Managers in their bidding work. You will support the district heating and energy centre construction and associated adoption activities including providing modelling and data analysis support to the commercial, technical and operations team including fault, efficiency and complaints across schemes to see what can be learnt.
A low carbon heating project led by E.ON working with the University of Exeter and technology providers SK Solar and Star Renewable Energy has today been awarded a Government research grant to carry out the feasibility work to create a UK-first community-wide energy scheme based on emissions-free renewable energy sources.
Sustainable Energy Company Vital Energi have been formally awarded the £3.1 million contract to deliver Phase 1 of the Somers Town Heat Network in Euston, which will include a new energy centre and 0.5km of district heating.
The latest annual Which? energy company satisfaction survey shows that customers preferred smaller providers who scored much higher than their Big 6 counterparts for the fourth year in a row.
Business Green reporter Jessica Shankleman gives her opinion on living on a heat network and provides her top 10 tips to district heating providers.
In Brief: Ofgem found that competition for electricity connections has grown quickly in recent years. But there are sections of the market where competition has not developed so well. Their review found problems that combine to limit the development of competition. Together, these can make it hard to compete against the DNO on price and the timeliness of connection. These issues also increase the perceived risk and hassle of using an alternative connection provider for customers.
Work at the Energy from Waste (EfW) Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Facility being built by MVV Environment Devonport Limited at North Yard, Devonport, has progressed steadily over the last two years. With construction almost complete, commissioning, as the final stage of the development, is due to begin next week.
Energy leaders see energy price volatility and the future of a climate framework as their top critical uncertainties, according to the latest research by the World Energy Council.
Generating energy locally and using it more efficiently has allowed the UK to avoid building 14 new power stations, the equivalent of half the UK's current power generating capacity, according to a new report published today by Association for Decentralised Energy.
Energy and Climate Change Secretary Ed Davey MP officially unveiled the 17 winning entries at the Association for Decentralised Energy’s parliamentary reception this afternoon, where he helped celebrate the launch of the Association’s new name.
The aim of this competition is to encourage cross-sector supply chains that can deliver integrated energy solutions at different scales to meet the many energy systems challenges of achieving a low-carbon economy by 2050.