Anesco secures planning permission for 50MW solar farm in Lincolnshire

A 50MW solar farm developed by Anesco has been given the green light by East Lindsey District Council, with the company gearing up for...

UK needs over 49 GW of flexibility to reach 100% renewables at lowest cost

Wärtsilä has highlighted the need to scale up flexibility in the UK, in the form of energy storage and flexible gas technology, to enable...

Long-duration storage “needs funding support”

The long-duration electricity storage needed for the UK to transition away from fossil fuels should be supported by an innovative funding mechanism, claims a...

Moltex receives $50.5m from government of Canada for small modular reactor

Moltex receives funding from Canada’s Strategic Innovation Fund and Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency to advance the company’s molten salt reactor and spent fuel recycling...

National Grid ESO joins ENA

National Grid ESO has become an official member of Energy Networks Association with Fintan Slye, director of the Electricity System Operator joining the ENA’s...

Proposed acquisition of Western Power Distribution and strategic portfolio repositioning

National Grid plc today announces that it has agreed to acquire PPL WPD Investments Limited, the holding company of Western Power Distribution (WPD), the...

Net Zero impossible unless urgent action taken on energy efficiency this decade

The Government is failing to grasp the enormous challenge of decarbonising the UK’s housing stock, which accounts for 20% of our greenhouse gas emissions,...

£78m for energy efficiency upgrades to Greater Manchester’s public buildings

Greater Manchester has been awarded over £78m in Government funding to support energy efficiency upgrades to more than 150 public buildings across the city-region,...

Ofgem must consider impacts on local decarbonisation in network charging reviews

A new report, from not-for-profit centre of energy expertise Regen, argues that national changes to how we pay for our electricity networks will have...

Smart Meter checklist

Electricity, Water & Gas customer communication Smart Meter checklist. Keep customers informed around visits and smart meter appointments to increase access and boost customer...

Sole traders and SMEs have suffered enough

Latest data from the National Audit Office (NAO) shows that business energy customers overpaid on electricity for seven years, with companies which run the...

Gas Goes Green plans for 2021

The Energy Networks Association (ENA) has published the details of the work that will be delivered through its Gas Goes Green programme this year....

Thrive Renewables acquires 20MW Bristol battery project

Thrive Renewables has acquired the project rights to a 20MW battery storage project located on Feeder Road in Bristol. The battery will deliver between...

NZ based Marvel Labs joins Octopus Energy

Wellington based Marvel Labs has announced the sale of Configurable - an advanced energy retail pricing system for a smart grid world - to...

Only two weeks left to take part in energy networks’ accelerated green recovery plans

Energy Networks Association (ENA) is urging stakeholders to respond to their call for evidence to help unlock early investment in the grid to support...

Energy networks make it easier for companies to provide flexibility services

The ENA aims hopes to simplify flexibility services offered by companies by streamlining a common contract used across the sector. The updates offer more transparency...

Downing LLP finalised funding of 50MW battery storage project

Investment management firm, Downing LLP has finalised the selection of its co-funding partner and entered into agreements for the supply of the battery storage solution,...

BT Group sources 100% renewable electricity from Total

Total Gas & Power will supply BT Group with 100% renewable electricity for three years from April 2022. A mix of renewable sources will...

New digital system map to harness the power of data to deliver Net Zero

Building on the recommendations of the UK government’s Energy Data Taskforce, Energy Networks Association (ENA) is working with Ordnance Survey (OS) and 1Spatial to...

Limejump adds 170MW of renewables to its Virtual Power Platform

Since the start of January, Limejump, part of Shell’s Renewables & Energy Solutions division, has added more than 200 renewable generators to its Virtual...