St Austell and ScottishPower to install 300 EV chargers across South West

St Austell Brewery has announced a new partnership with ScottishPower to install more than 300 new public EV chargers in pub car parks across...

Wrightbus offers bus re-powering service

Bus manufacturer Wrightbus has launched a business that can replace older diesel engines in buses with new zero-emission electric powertrains. NewPower, which has moved into...

Char.gy secures £100m for on-street EV charging

EV charging company char.gy has secured an increase in funding for the rollout of its on-street charge points, from £65 million to £100m With the...

Norton offers staff DriveElectric EV salary sacrifice scheme

Norton Motorcycles is offering its employees the chance to switch to EVs after adopting a salary sacrifice scheme in partnership with DriveElectric. The company is...

‘Watt a long, mærkelig trip it’s been’: Danfoss’ E-truck leads E-convoy 800 miles to...

Multinational drive & energy innovators Danfoss and chums have completed an epic E-convoy led by the firm’s 20 tonne electric lorry, in what the...

‘Regulatory potholes’ snag businesses eager to put in EV chargers; survey

New research by charge point operator Believ says complex red tape, poor grid access & obstructive planning rules are Britain’s three biggest policy ‘potholes’,...

GridBeyond to provide Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) to Keppel DC REIT’s data centres...

The BESS will enable the two data centres to use renewable energy to support the stability of grid operations in Ireland. GridBeyond will be delivering...

EcoDataCenter selects chilled water cooling to enhance data centre efficiency

Vertiv, a global provider of critical digital infrastructure and continuity solutions, has been awarded a contract by Swedish data centre company EcoDataCenter to supply...

Osprey Charging to build its largest EV charging hub in Scotland

Osprey Charging has announced plans to build a 16-charger hub in Paisley,  which when completed will be the largest public ultra-rapid charging facility in...

Electrifying! Rail pension fund extends platform, buys ticket to AGR’s returns

Pension fund managers Railpen have bought a 50% shareholding in AGR Power, a privately owned British renewable power developer, with over 1.1GW already generating...

Storage heavyweights Highview raise £300 million to bring UK’s biggest LAES battery to Manchester

Compressed gas storage specialists Highview Power have raised £300 million from investors including Centrica & the UK Infrastructure Bank to build Britain’s first grid-scale...

Sainsbury’s introduces Nectar points to reward customers for EV charging

Supermarket Sainsbury’s has announced that EV drivers using its ultra-rapid charging service Smart Charge will now be able to collect Nectar points. Under the scheme,...

Hidden commissions just the tip of the iceberg, according to energy litigation expert

Mis-sold commercial energy claims are on the rise nationwide, but leading litigation experts are warning there could be thousands of small businesses who still...

Gridserve EV hub opens at Teals Farm Shop

A new Gridserve Electric Retail Hub has opened at the Teals farm shop, serving shoppers, the local community and those travelling on the scenic...

Exploring the CPPA landscape with Neil Garland: Insights and Outlook

In recent years, the landscape of corporate Power Purchase Agreements (CPPAs) in Great Britain and Ireland has undergone significant transformation. As businesses increasingly turn...

Community Energy England backs Labour on £1 Bn boost for local power

The body representing over 300 citizen-controlled green electricity co-ops in England has endorsed the Labour Party’s £1 Billion manifesto pledge to put rocket boosters...

REA appoints Trevor Hutchings as CEO

Dr Nina Skorupska CBE is stepping down after 10 years as chief executive of the Association of Renewable Energy & Clean Technology (REA).   From...

Hot rockers! UK debuts national research hub for geothermal energy

Britain’s burgeoning geothermal sector could generate 50,000 jobs and avoid 10 million tonnes of carbon emissions annually. That’s the belief of technologists and academics backing...

Rendesco pumps up £6m to expand low carbon heat networks

Operator of non-gas heat networks Rendesco has raised £6 million to boost its operations and develop more under-home pipelines in the UK & continental...

Champions! UKPN pledges £1m to volunteer co-ops delivering advice against fuel poverty

Britain’s biggest distribution network franchisee is pledging £1 million to help energy co-operatives & local groups scale up their Net Zero programmes. Working with Lewes-based...