March 29th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Provisional figures published by the UK Government on Thursday show that renewable energy sources generated a record amount of electricity in 2018, increasing by 11.8% over 2017 levels, led by a record year for wind energy generation which provided 17.1% of the UK's electricity
January 13th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
The UK Government on Tuesday finally proposed what amounts to relatively mediocre guidelines intended to support the development of small-scale renewable energy technologies by ensuring remuneration for any and all electricity generated that is supplied to the grid by small-scale generators.
July 24th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The UK offshore wind energy industry is set to double after the country's Department for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy announced on Monday long-term political support for the country's offshore wind energy industry by confirming the next competitive auction would take place in May 2019 and every 2 years afterwards, with Government support worth up to £557 million
July 11th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
UK tidal power company Tidal Lagoon Power has this week struck back at the UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, saying that its recent decision not to support the 320 megawatt (MW) Swansea Tidal Lagoon project in Wales and its statement on tidal lagoons as a whole was "designed to mislead" and was "a manifest distortion of the truth."
May 5th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The latest Public Attitudes Tracking Survey conducted by the UK's Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy published this week reveals that public support for renewable energy remains hovering around an all time high.
March 27th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The UK's Department for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy has finally consented to publish a now-year-old report written by European economics consultancy Frontier Economics into the system costs of renewable energy integration.