While renewable generation decreased significantly last year compared to 2020 due to less favourable weather conditions, it was still the second best year on record.
The government has unveiled £120 million in funding to support development of new nuclear energy projects.
A global collection of companies across the power sector have come together to create the Powering Net Zero Pact as part of the legacy of COP26.
Octopus Energy Group has entered a financial and strategic partnership with Xlinks, the company behind a project to link the UK with solar power in Morocco.
Energy Bill: Commitment to security welcomed although calls for government to pursue efficiency measures continue
Current± takes a look at how the energy sector has reacted to the inclusion of an Energy Bill in the Queen's Speech.
A new Energy Bill was announced today (10 May) as part of the Queen's Speech, to help the UK build a more secure, homegrown energy system that is both cleaner and more affordable.
The UK government has launched a consultation on expanding the Warm Home Discount in Scotland while enabling more energy suppliers to take part.
If the UK meets its expanded renewable and nuclear targets, the country will have an oversupply of electricity more than half of the time by 2030, creating significant opportunities for flexible demand.
A lack of liquidity and insufficient regulation have been identified as two of the biggest barriers for investment in renewables in the UK.