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UK and Germany lead the pack in European renewables progress

UK and Germany lead the pack in European renewables progress

31 Jan 2018, 12:29

Electricity consumption rose in every European country apart from the UK, which also contributed the highest growth in renewables in the past three years alongside Germany, according to new analysis of the European power sector.

Record wind output sends UK into negative pricing

Record wind output sends UK into negative pricing

19 Jan 2018, 11:10

Electricity produced by the UK’s wind turbines reached record levels this week after 13.6GW of output was recorded which, combined with high output, sent settlement periods into negative pricing.

CCC recommendations: sector by sector breakdown

CCC recommendations: sector by sector breakdown

17 Jan 2018, 10:29

Today the Committee on Climate Change has delivered its verdict on the government’s Clean Growth Strategy, ultimately calling for more urgent action or risk failing to meet its statutory climate targets.

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Sponsored Q&A: Centrica’s Tim Wynn-Jones on why UK PLC needs to take energy resilience seriously

10 Jan 2018, 08:38 • By Liam Stoker
Q&A: Centrica’s Tim Wynn-Jones on why UK PLC needs to take energy resilience seriously

Recent research carried out by Centrica found that more than four in five UK businesses had experienced at least one power failure in the past year, opening up the potential for serious consequences on productivity. Clean Energy News spoke to Tim Wynn-Jones, head of distributed energy sales in the UK for Centrica, to understand why UK businesses need an energy resilience strategy moving forward.

Clean energy stories of the year 2017: October – December

Clean energy stories of the year 2017: October – December

21 Dec 2017, 09:42

As 2017 draws to a close, Clean Energy News looks back on what has been a considerably interesting year for the energy transition. In the fourth and final part of a series of articles running this week, we recap the best stories that broke in the last three months of 2017.

Clean energy stories of the year 2017: July – September

Clean energy stories of the year 2017: July – September

20 Dec 2017, 10:25

As 2017 draws to a close, Clean Energy News looks back on what has been a considerably interesting year for the energy transition. In the third of a series of articles running this week, we recap the best stories that broke in July, August and September.

Clean energy stories of the year 2017: April – June

Clean energy stories of the year 2017: April – June

19 Dec 2017, 10:33

As 2017 draws to a close, Clean Energy News looks back on what has been a considerably interesting year for the energy transition. In the second of a series of articles running this week, we recap the best stories that broke in April, May and June.