The future is here: IEA’s “new normal” means 90% of post-Covid power investment will...

Further confirmation – if confirmation were needed – that this planet energy’s future is both green and low-carbon, comes today from the world’s power...

Open those SmartValves: National Grid ET trials power-flow-routing app, in quest of extra 1.5GW

Britain’s core transmission operator is seeking to liberate an extra 1.5GW of capacity, using software to by-pass choke points, avoiding big outlays on location-specific...

Mahle helps develops demonstrator delivery vehicle with new hydrogen fuel cell technology

Mahle Powertrain has announced it is helping develop the first demonstrator vehicle for a novel new hydrogen fuel cell technology. The company is helping to...

Equity fund Aquila wants its ‘negawatt’ fledgling to fly like an eagle on £150...

German-headquartered private equity firm Aquila Capital today signalled its launch of an offshoot specialising in energy efficiency projects. Aquila Energy Efficiency Trust seeks up to...

“British kit for British CfDs”, BEIS signals, as coal-to-biomass is dropped in December’s AR4...

Britain’s next auction round of clean power generation under five-year CfD support will open for bids in December, the government has announced.   In a...

DAF introduces charging stations for electric trucks

DAF Trucks is offering customers charging stations for its LF Electric and CF Electric trucks, as well as other electric commercial vehicles, including vans. The...

Johnson must commit to 30GW of onshore wind, floating wind, ship power & ‘rainbow’...

Wind power advocates RenewableUK today urge the Johnson government to commit to specific deployment targets for onshore wind, offshore floating wind, renewable hydrogen and...

New GeniePoint EV charging points across Bromsgrove

Bromsgrove District Council has launched a rapid charging scheme, in partnership with Engie, giving local taxi drivers the opportunity to charge their EVs free...

Aspirant reserve power supplier Mast hoists sail, prepares to plug in

Would-be grid backup supplier Mast Energy Developments, fresh from raising £23 million from last month’s successful flotation on the LSE, yesterday briefed investors on...

Four full-electric Volta Zero vehicles from 7.5 to 19t

Volta Trucks is launching four full-electric commercial vehicles between 7.5t and 19t and is targeting over 27,000 vehicle sales per year across expanded markets. Volta...

European customer trials for all-electric Ford Transit

Ford has announced that the first European customer trials of its new E-Transit - the all-electric version of the van - are to begin...

Clean hydrogen on the move: Getech’s H2 Green pumps up the volume

Hydrogen-as-motor-fuel producer H2 Green is set to expand deployment in Scotland and northern England. H2 Green is part of analytics and infrastructure operator Getech Group. ...

Miner Corcel digs deep to store power and sell value on Britain’s grid  

Corcel, AIM-listed since 2005, is an interesting example of a niche international mining company expanding beyond its core business into grid-scale power storage.  For...

WeFlex to provide MG5 EVs to ride hailing drivers

Rent-to-buy vehicle provider WeFlex is to provide about 200 MG5s to ride hailing drivers in 2021 as part of its new EV offering. The partnership...

Ban greenwashing, and make REGOs worth the paper they’re written on, Ofgem is urged

Energy retailing’s dirty, not-so-little secret has come under renewed scrutiny, with two prominent power providers uniting in a call to banish ‘greenwashing’. In their joint...

Osprey installs first Tritium RTM75 rapid chargers in Europe

Osprey Charging Network has installed the first Tritium RTM75 rapid chargers in Europe at a new Starbucks in Gosport. The Tritium RTM75 units, which provide...

InstaVolt partners with EV subscription service Onto

Electric car subscription service, Onto is to offer all its customers free charging across the whole of the InstaVolt public charging network. The partnership with...

EXCLUSIVE: ”Free up UK community energy co-ops to sell clean power direct to customers”,...

Boris Johnson’s government must free up the UK’s 200-plus voluntary energy co-operatives to sell self-made clean power direct to their communities, a Conservative-led committee...

Treasury & HMRC ‘haven’t got a scooby’ on tax use to prime Britain’s green...

Whitehall’s most powerful ministry and its tax collectors have come in for stinging criticism from law-makers, over their ”poor” understanding on how taxpayers’ cash...

Moto plans ultra-rapid EV chargers at all UK sites

Motorway service station operator Moto has announced plans to install ultra-rapid EV chargers at all its UK sites. The first stage of the initiative is...