The fourth auction round of the Contracts for Difference (CfD) scheme is to have a £265 million budget, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has said.
Renewables made up a 43.1% share of UK power generation in 2020, generating more electricity than fossil fuels in the year.
ScottishPower has narrowed down the locations it's considering for its 35MW electrolyser site, with the Cromarty Firth identified as “ideal”.
All new fixed electricity contracts for SSE business customers will now include 100% renewable electricity as standard.
The UK is not keeping pace with the impact of climate change, with the risk of climate-related failure of the power system growing.
Britain’s energy sector has called on the government to seize the opportunity to deliver a green economic recovery.
Scotland’s green energy sector currently supports 22,660 jobs, according to new research that also found that renewables provide 97% of its electricity consumption.
The UK has once again moved up a spot in EY’s Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI), securing the fourth spot in the rankings.
Unleashing 400 milestones for reaching net zero by 2050, the International Energy Agency (IEA) has warned that "the world has a huge challenge ahead of it".