Drax’s commercial energy supplier Opus Energy launches a 100% renewable electricity tariff.
Drax announces it is to eliminate coal from its generation from next year, as it unveils financial results for 2019.
Five companies are to provide National Grid ESO with inertia without the need to simultaneously provide electricity.
Drax has announced its intention to become the first company in the world to be carbon negative by 2030.
Great Britain will need at least 30GW of energy storage if it hopes to reach net zero by 2050, according to new research.
Britain’s power flexibility market is the second worst in Europe, a new report by the Association for Renewable Energy and Clean Technology (REA) has claimed.
Energy companies Orsted, SSE and Drax, along with non-profit climate change think-tank Sandbag, have together written to Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid, urging him to “maintain the UK’s robust approach on carbon pricing".
Renewable generation soared as Britain hit a new carbon emissions record of just 97g/kWh on 30 June, according to data from Drax.
Drax, Equinor and National Grid’s Ventures arm have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to collaborate on zero-carbon power stations in the UK.