SSE business energy slumps to loss as bad debt bites

SSE’s business energy division slumped to an £18.5m loss for the year to 31 March, down from £51.6m profit the prior year. Electricity sales to...

Drax faces threat of strike vote over redundancies

Drax is facing the prospect of a workforce vote for its first ever strike, over allegations of ‘bad faith’ surrounding more than 200 compulsory...

SEEIT enters rapid EV charging sector with £50m EVN deal, eyes £150m more

Listed energy efficiency fund SEEIT is set to take a significant stake in the EV charging market, agreeing to fund an initial 112 rapid...

Social Energy lands week-ahead FFR contract via domestic batteries

Social Energy has won a contact to provide firm frequency response (FFR) to National Grid ESO via its weekly auction using entirely domestic batteries. The...

Balancing services task force: Everyone should pay based on power consumption

All final demand customers should pay grid balancing charges that are based on a set £/MWh basis, according to the Balancing Services Charges Task...

Flexitricity first energy partner for Electric Nation V2G project

The Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid (V2G) trial, a project of Western Power Distribution (WPD) and CrowdCharge that will demonstrate how electric vehicles (EVs)...

Yü Group acquires gas supply book

Yü Group, supplier of gas, electricity and water to the UK businesses, has announced the acquisition of the business customer book of an undisclosed...

Port of Cromarty Firth agrees to partnership with global leader in floating offshore wind

Port of Cromarty Firth has signed a Letter of Intent with Ideol, a global leader in floating foundations for offshore wind, which could create...

UK household waste can pave way to a green bioLPG future

A new report released by Liquid Gas UK (LGUK), the trade association for the LPG industry in the UK, outlines how a green future...

Dorset Council to install 44 new EV chargepoints

Dorset Council is installing 44 new EV chargepoints at car parks around the county in partnership with Joju Charging. The 22kW chargepoints, using 100% renewable...

Utility Team are proud to announce that we will be net zero by 2025

Utility Team has announced that pledged to be carbon neutral by 2025 and will remove its historic carbon footprint by 2028. As an energy...

Enterprise adds 17 Toyota Mirai hydrogen cars to UK fleet

Enterprise Rent-A-Car has taken delivery of 17 Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell electric cars for a pilot programme in which the company will examine...

Global energy majors lead pivot to geothermal solution

Canadian firm, Eavor Technologies has completed a USD$40 million funding round. These investments, and the partnerships formed around them, are critical to the commercialization...

Williams builds battery for electric haul truck

Williams Advanced Engineering and Fortescue Metals Group have announced an agreement to design, build, test and integrate a battery system to power an electric...

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...

Designing for uptime: technology advancing at a rapid pace

Sudlows technical director Andy Hirst offers Louise Frampton his views on the important factors that contribute to a successful critical infrastructure project and provides an...

Electricity North West budgets £ 2bn for RIIO – ED2 to upgrade network

DNO Electricity North West has completed its largest ever consultation, committing just under £2bn in its first draft of intended network upgrades running until...

Investors back Gore Street Energy Storage with £135 million to build out its 1.3GW...

Energy storage fund Gore Street has succeeded in tapping its investors for new equity needed to build out its 1.3GW pipeline of projects. The possible...

Plastic fantastic: Green hydrogen pioneer Powerhouse lends big to its landlord

Clean gas innovator Powerhouse’s relationship with its landlord deepened today, as it stumped up a £3.8 million line of credit to fund development of...

Government pledges £44 m for green heat networks for homes & public buildings

Energy ministry Beis has unveiled plans to decarbonise Britain’s homes and public buildings, releasing £44 million to trial low-carbon heat networks, heat pumps and...