RenewableUK has published its new manifesto for a fully decarbonised electricity system by 2035, setting out key measures such as market and regulatory reforms needed to cut emissions.
Offshore wind farms delaying their Contracts for Difference (CfD) contracts could have made significantly higher profits since the start of this year, new data collated by Cornwall Insight has shown.
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has called on companies to act “fairly”, as Moray East Offshore Wind farm moves to delay taking up its Contracts for Difference (CfD) support.
Protecting investor momentum must be key to the government’s recently announced Review of the Electricity Market Arrangements (REMA), Cornwall Insight has said.
Key steps to enable the UK to end its dependence on gas for electricity within five years are being proposed to the government by RenewableUK.
Improving grid connections and boosting investor confidence should be key priorities for the government, the Association for Renewable Energy and Clean Technology (REA) has said.
Government must pick up the pace or risk failing to deliver National Infrastructure Strategy goals, NIC warns
While there are now clear, long term goals in place across most infrastructure areas, there has been slow progress in others such as electric vehicle charging and heat pumps, the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) has found.
The UK could reduce its Russian gas imports by 80% this year by following nine steps, says climate change think tank E3G.
Wind farms are expected to pay back £660 million under the Contracts for Difference (CfD) scheme amid the current energy crisis.