A national strategy could ‘kick-start’ a community energy revolution, with the potential for schemes to generate up to 5.3GW.
Centrica’s local energy market (LEM) trial has been beefed up with the addition of a new wind turbine and battery storage.
National Grid has announced that for the first time, zero carbon power generation outstripped fossil fuels in Britain in 2019.
Peak energy demand will rise by up to 50% in the next 30 years in the North West, according to Electricity North West’s annual Distribution Future Electricity Scenarios (DFES) publication.
ScottishPower has unveiled a new hybrid power strategy for the UK and Ireland, combining solar and battery storage with wind on both existing and new sites.
The UK could achieve net zero with proven technology, eliminating the need for carbon capture and storage (CCS), a new report suggests.
The Liberal Democrats party has unleashed its manifesto, targeting a 2045 net zero target and the removal of restrictions for wind and solar among a host of green policies.
The Green Party today launched its manifesto for the 12 December election, which hinges on its Green New Deal.
The Labour Party has unveiled a report on the fastest pathway to decarbonising by 2030, which would require a ‘vast expansion’ of renewables and result in a net benefit of £800 billion.