The new energy department insists tackling climate change “remains a key priority” for the UK Government. The comment from the new Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) – headed by Greg Clark – comes as new Prime Minister Theresa May abolished the Department of Energy and Climate Change last week.
In Great Britain, Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") expects that average power prices will remain within a depressed range of GBP36-41 per megawatt hour (MWh) in the five years to 2021. However, generators will benefit from significant new revenues for providing spare capacity and stability to the transmission grid
The 4th International DHC+ Summer School is your chance to spend an unforgettable week in Warsaw in August and learn more about district heating and cooling. Check out the Summer School programme
Japanese, British and European companies are expected to compete for the 200 megawatts project, which will be used to plug the gap when Britain's doesn't have enough power.
National Grid and REstore have agreed terms to contract the largest DSR Frequency Response portfolio in the UK until the end of June 2018. This will deliver 46MW of flexible power 24 hours a day, seven days a week. This milestone is significant in delivering National Grid’s target to deliver 30-50% of balancing services from demand side response by 2020
EHP writes: As we approach the summer holidays, it’s always nice (and important) to look back on the semester that’s been and consider the challenges and opportunities in front of us between now and Christmas.
Vital Energi are pleased to announce that they have been awarded a place on The National Framework for Energy Performance Contracting (RE:FIT) developed by the Greater London Authority (GLA) and Local Partnerships (LP) and available for use nationally.
Yesterday, the new Prime Minister, Theresa May, finalised her cabinet, which included a significant reshuffle and restructuring of Government Departments.
The ADE has submitted a response to the DECC review of support for Anaerobic Digestion and micro Combined Heat and Power under the Feed-in Tariffs scheme.
New Prime Minister Theresa May announced that the government has dissolved DECC and merged the department with BIS to create an expanded department of business, energy and industrial strategy. A member briefing will be available shortly.
The Association for Decentralised Energy welcomed an opportunity to respond to this consultation on Proposed Income Adjusting Event submitted by NGET Electricity Transmission plc in relation to the 2015-17 Electricity System Operator Incentives Scheme.
The Rushlight Awards are the only set of awards designed specifically to support and promote all the latest clean technologies, innovations and initiatives for businesses and other organisations throughout UK, Ireland and internationally. There are separate categories for each of the renewable energies, clean fuels, transport, energy efficiency, power generation and storage, resource, water, sustainable manufacturing, agriculture and products, clean environment and deployment initiatives.
On Friday, Energy Secretary Amber Rudd published the 2016 Capacity Market Auction Parameters, detailing the amount of electricity capacity the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) intends to procure in the three upcoming Capacity Market auctions.
KPMG have taken a whole energy system approach and explored the ways that the heat sector can be decarbonised, by looking at four possible future scenarios; evolution of gas networks; prosumer (self-generating heating and energy solutions); diversified energy sources with different technologies used across the country; and electric future. Advantages, disadvantages and costs of each scenario are analysed.
On Friday, Energy Secretary Amber Rudd published the 2016 Capacity Market Auction Parameters, detailing the amount of electricity capacity the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) intends to procure in the three upcoming Capacity Market auctions. The Capacity Market has recently undergone a number of reforms and the Association has published several briefings on these changes, which can be found in the Members Area here.
Veolia, the global resource management company, has been recognised as a leader in environmental and social responsibility by winning the Responsible Business of the Year Award 2016, Business in the Community’s flagship award.
EnerNOC, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENOC), a leading provider of energy intelligence software (EIS) and demand response solutions, announced today that the London Underground is the latest business to join EnerNOC's demand response network. Demand response programs pay electricity users for their flexibility to help stabilise the electricity grid during urgent periods, such as peak usage or high energy prices. This demand side flexibility helps keep rates affordable for all consumers.
The Government intends to buy 300MW of turn-down Demand Side Response in the Transitional Arrangements auction for delivery in 2017/18.
The Department of Energy and Climate Change is consulting on proposed changes to the Energy Company Obligation (ECO). The Association has prepared a Member Briefing on the consultation proposals which is available in the Member's Area.
Consultants FairHeat and Carbon Alternatives have launched a consultation on the Heat Interface Unit (HIU) testing regime they developed as part of a DECC-funded project.