The UK government has today set the date and terms for its phase out of unabated coal generation on the country’s electricity grid.
The Association for Decentralised Energy (ADE) is to merge with the Association for the Conservation of Energy (ACE).
The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has this morning slammed the government over its handling of the Hinkley Point C contract, identifying a catalogue of errors that it said could see consumers footing the bill.
The UK government has established a new green finance taskforce in an effort to take full advantage of the “multi-billion pound” investment opportunity created by the low carbon economy.
Ministers at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) have ducked a series of questions surrounding the supposedly imminent publication of its delayed clean growth plan.
The Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has disputed comments made by a Conservative MP last week that the government’s carbon plan would be published as late as June.
The UK’s energy policy will now be a decided by a new industry led department headed up by former communities minister Greg Clark, who has been appoint secretary of state for business, energy and industrial strategy.
The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has been told to pull a television advert by the Advertising Standards Authority which presented a number of misleading claims about the Green Deal initiative.