Future Energy Scenarios: National Grid models big increases in DSR and its value

National Grid modelling suggests the volume of 'pure' demand-side response could double within two to...

Suffolk Council combines second-life battery system with solar and EV chargers

Suffolk County Council is adding second-life EV batteries to a low carbon energy system at...

Bigger batteries: Government lifts planning cap

Government has confirmed that batteries are exempt from the national planning regime. To date, developers have...

Ofgem sets out plans to protect small businesses, but stops short of regulating brokers

Ofgem is today expected to set out plans to give the UK’s smallest businesses better...

Former Ofgem chief Alistair Buchanan becomes Electricity North West chairman

Former Ofgem chief executive Alistair Buchanan will become chairman at Electricity North West in October. Buchanan...

Ofgem tightens up gas and power transmission spending, networks aghast

Ofgem has set out plans for less lucrative price controls for gas networks and electricity...

Simec Atlantis breaks Uskmouth into two phases, eyes data centre build

Simec Atlantis intends to break its 220MW Uskmouth coal conversion project into two 110MW phases. The...

Inspired plans £35m fundraise to buy rest of Ignite, eyes more deals

Inspired Energy plans to raise up to £35m to acquire the rest of Ignite and...

Smartest Energy signs PPA for 42MW Newhurst EfW plant

Smartest Energy has signed what it claims is one of the largest power purchase agreements...