A UKPN trial aiming to alleviate capacity constraints has freed up 95MW through the use of new technology.
Coal’s contribution to UK electricity generation fell to historic lows in the second quarter of this year, official government statistics have shown.
Liam Stoker reflects on yesterday’s news that EDF is now more likely to be late and cost up to £2.9 billion more than previously thought, and draws parallels with another hugely costly project that’s now months late in the delivery.
EDF’s Hinkley Point C nuclear project is at greater risk of running 15 months behind schedule and could cost the firm up to £2.9 billion more than previously estimated, the French power giant has confirmed.
A Labour government would take the UK’s offshore wind capacity to 52GW within the next 10 years and invest billions in EV charging infrastructure, the party has said.
The “exceptionally low” results in today’s Contracts for Difference auction are proof that renewables are “blowing the competition of the water”, the green economy has said this morning.
The UK’s offshore wind sector has smashed records for price in the government’s third Contracts for Difference auction round, with prices running as low as £39.65/MWh.
OVO’s ‘Plan Zero’: Eliminate home carbon emissions and fit five million homes with smart energy tech
OVO Energy has committed to eliminating its customer’s household emissions and fit five million homes with flexible, clean energy technologies as part of a wide-ranging carbon-cutting initiative dubbed ‘Plan Zero’.
Current± talks to digital strategist Ade McCormack ahead of his keynote speech at next month’s EnTech event in London about what true digitalisation actually entails and what the power companies need in their digital strategies.