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British Gas owner Centrica is on track to save around £100million thanks to its restructuring, including the controversial 'firing and rehiring' of thousands of its staff.

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Summaries of advice given under the business appointment rules to applicants at SCS2 and SCS1 level and equivalents.

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Aquila Energy Efficiency Trust has announced plans to raise £150M to invest in energy efficiency projects with corporates in the UK and Europe, via an initial public offering and listing on the London Stock Exchange. It plans to offer efficiency…

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The north-east’s new cohort of MSPs have set out their vision for the region, with the energy transition and securing oil and gas jobs among the biggest issues.

The post Scottish Election: North-east MSPs set out vision for energy transition appeared first on Energy Voice.

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High prices, cheap energy deals ending and poor customer service from your gas and electricity firm are the top reasons people switch energy company. See the cheapest energy deals.

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Government funding for innovation in smart energy systems and technologies

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The Energy Data Visibility Project (EDVP) is designed to develop and test an alpha-stage energy metadata catalogue.

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A debt collector who fraudulently took money from clients but never helped to recover any money has been jailed.

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Eon has completed the migration of two million residential and business customers from Npower to its new retail brand, Eon Next. The company said the migration has been completed in less than a year, despite the challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic.

The post Eon completes migration of Npower customers to new brand appeared first on Utility Week.

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Westminster is being urged to put an Aberdeenshire project at the heart of its plans to roll out carbon capture and storage (CCS).

The post ‘No fair energy transition without Aberdeen’ – calls for north-east to be part of CCS vanguard appeared first on Energy Voice.

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Estate is looking for a firm to complete the construction of the project in Dumfriesshire

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Supplier Symbio Energy will be fined £100,000 for repeated late payments under the feed-in tariff and Renewables obligation schemes, Ofgem has announced. The proposed penalty has been the subject of correspondence between the company and the regulator, not least because…

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05 May
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Motorists saving the planet could also save on their insurance bills, as electric vehicles are now typically £45 cheaper than petrol and diesel cars to insure.

05 May 2021 @ 23:01

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Energy giant bp has announced a new tech partnership with supplier Pure Planet, launching a digital energy service to support households, electric vehicle (EV) drivers and energy consumers.

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BP and Pure Planet have collaborated on a new digital energy service for customers of the app-based energy supplier.

The post BP deepens relationship with Pure Planet appeared first on Utility Week.

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Interested parties can review records of applications and statements submitted to OPRED as required by environmental regulations.

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Indro Mukerjee appointed as new CEO of Innovate UK to help develop the UK's innovation capability and drive investment in research and development.

05 May 2021 @ 08:00

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Paris agreement to ‘turbocharge’ demand for minerals amid lack of investment in mining

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Paris agreement to ‘turbocharge’ demand for minerals amid lack of investment in mining

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The average annual premium for electric vehicles has dropped to £566 in the first quarter, down from £641 in the previous three months, according to data from Compare the Market.

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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 statement ‘Come Clean on Green’, renewables generators Scottish Power and Good Energy say Ofgem’s regulations need tightening, outlawing still permitted practices whereby wholesalers and retailers disguise the origins of supposedly Read more...

The post Ban greenwashing, and make REGOs worth the paper they’re written on, Ofgem is urged appeared first on theenergyst.com.

04 May 2021 @ 15:19

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Symbio Energy has been slapped with a formal warning by Trustpilot due to the way the supplier responds to negative reviews on the site.

04 May 2021 @ 15:17

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New chair appointed for committee responsible for evaluating regulation in UK.

04 May 2021 @ 13:35

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Challenger energy supplier So Energy has signed two new power purchase agreements (PPA) worth an estimated £20 million.

The post So Energy signs new PPAs appeared first on Utility Week.

04 May 2021 @ 12:17

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?ScottishPower and Good Energy are calling for regulatory reforms to close what they have labelled as “loopholes” in the energy retail market that allow for greenwashing.

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Uber has revealed a partnership with a UK van and bus-maker to produce an electric car that aims to be "purpose-built" for its drivers.

04 May 2021 @ 08:24

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In our latest review of sector coverage across the national newspapers, Goldman Sachs is said to be in advanced negotiations to inject capital into Ovo Energy. Meanwhile, BP is considering bidding in the Scotwind auction as it ramps up its green ambitions. Lobbying efforts to promote investment in hydrogen and the future of desalination for drinking water are also analysed.

The post Weekend press round-up: Goldman Sachs to plough £250m into Ovo appeared first on Utility Week.

04 May 2021 @ 07:00

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Uber has this morning announced a partnership with UK start-up Arrival to build electric taxis designed for its ride-hailing drivers.

The post Uber inks deal with Arrival to build electric car for its drivers appeared first on CityAM.

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We are just days away from the Scottish Elections on May 6.

The post Electing to support a world-leading energy transition in the UK appeared first on Energy Voice.

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?Octopus Energy and The Midcounties Co-operative are relaunching their community energy joint venture as Younity.

30 April 2021 @ 13:30

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Octopus and Midcounties Co-operative have relaunched their community energy scheme and will soon offer customers the chance to invest in a stake through their bills. Younity, previously called Co-op Community Energy, has partnerships with 100 community generators across the country. Octopus supplies Co-op through a white label agreement, with the latter recently re-branding to Your Co-op Energy. 

The post Octopus and Co-op relaunch joint community energy scheme appeared first on Utility Week.

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An upcoming EU supply chain law may see multinational oil and gas companies face a rise in lawsuits stemming from the environmental impacts of their operations. These traditional energy firms may consider driving more investments into less-risky renewables as a result

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30 April 2021 @ 09:15

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This notice is for people who have dealings with the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) in connection with a grant provided under the COVID-19 grant schemes.

30 April 2021 @ 08:40

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Do you have the technology to develop offshore windfarms without impacting air surveillance? Funding up to £3.6 million is available.

29 April 2021 @ 15:17

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Ofgem’s director of networks has told a Utility Week conference the premium National Grid is paying to acquire Western Power Distribution (WPD) proves the regulator’s case on cost of equity.

The post Ofgem: ‘Whopping’ WPD premium shows market still attractive appeared first on Utility Week.

29 April 2021 @ 15:16

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Transitional methods of measurement in relation to ecodesign and energy labelling for use prior to the designation of relevant standards.

29 April 2021 @ 14:43

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Details about an energy storage innovation competition launching later in 2021, as part of the Net Zero Innovation Portfolio (NZIP).

29 April 2021 @ 11:41

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The report calls for new policies to accelerate take-up of low carbon heating in our homes.  UK households install more than 1.6m new gas boilers per year, and just 30,000 heat pumps. Without changes to rebalance energy bills between electricity and gas, the government will not meet its heat pump target and the UK will […]

The post Group of energy suppliers launch report calling for urgent reforms to deliver Green Heat ambitions appeared first on OVO Group.

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Fuel poverty 2019 data measured as low income low energy efficiency (LILEE).

29 April 2021 @ 08:30

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The latest provisional monthly energy production, consumption and prices statistics produced by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.

29 April 2021 @ 08:30

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Experimental statistics on average road fuel sales and stock levels.

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205 winners announced in the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise – the UK’s most prestigious business awards.

28 April 2021 @ 23:15

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Several large energy suppliers have called on the government to shift policy costs from electricity bills and introduce a carbon tax to deliver its green heating ambitions. Ovo, Eon, EDF and Scottish Power commissioned a report by consultancy Public First which looks into options for incentivising heat decarbonisation, claiming the current framework actively encourages the use of fossil fuels. Meanwhile, Energy Systems Catapult has backed the creation of an economy-wide ‘carbon regulator’.

The post Large energy suppliers back calls for carbon tax appeared first on Utility Week.

28 April 2021 @ 23:01

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A quarterly extract of the results of BEIS' renewable energy and heat network projects monitoring work.

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Trade body Energy UK and regulator Ofgem will become the first organisations in the sector to partner with a BBC project to improve gender diversity in the workplace. Originating in the broadcaster’s London newsroom ‘50:50 The Equality Project’ is the BBC’s commitment to improve gender representation in all content and communications.

The post Energy UK and Ofgem pledge to improve gender representation appeared first on Utility Week.

27 April 2021 @ 23:01

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Ofgem has given final approval to a modification of the Uniform Network Code that will reinstate the short-haul discount that was previously removed as part of an overhaul gas transmission charges. UNC728B will provide a discount of between 10 per cent and 90 per cent on gas transmission charges for users connected within 28 kilometres of an entry point to discourage them from constructing their own pipelines to bypass the network.

The post Ofgem reinstates short-haul gas transmission discount appeared first on Utility Week.

27 April 2021 @ 19:07

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Janet Wood talks to Senapt’s Farouk Alhassan about dismantling preconceptions on electricity industry processes, changing the game on supplier platforms and his new ‘MyWatts’ website aimed at helping customers use their supply data   Sometimes electricity industry members wonder why…

27 April 2021 @ 18:13

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?Ofgem has launched a consultation into the implementation and governance arrangements of the introduction of half-hourly settlement.

27 April 2021 @ 12:00

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Aberdeen University is offering students the chance to enrol on a pair of Total-funded Masters scholarships in energy transition.

The post Aberdeen University and Total launch energy transition scholarships appeared first on Energy Voice.

27 April 2021 @ 09:03

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Ofgem has outlined a list of five key scenarios in which it says it would intervene to make decisions in the process towards market-wide half hourly settlement (MHHS).

The post Ofgem sets out key criteria for MHHS intervention appeared first on Utility Week.

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London’s main market, the FTSE 100, edged lower this morning as export-oriented companies and heavyweight energy stocks dipped. Meanwhile, shares

The post FTSE slips as export and energy companies dip appeared first on CityAM.

26 April 2021 @ 07:39

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The energy transition will require an incredible amount of capital, creating high-risk, high-reward opportunities for those participating.

The post High risk, high reward amid energy transition appeared first on Energy Voice.

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These reports set out the scope of the Appraisal of Sustainability and approach to the Habitats Regulations Assessment in advance of the government’s planned review of National Policy Statements for energy infrastructure.

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Best energy suppliers 2021  Evening Standard

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Tradespeople can apply for training in home energy retrofitting and low carbon heat insulation to help acquire the required accreditations for work under the Green Homes Grant.

23 April 2021 @ 08:35

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Ohme has partnered with Octopus Electric Vehicles to provide smart charging technology for its Electric Dreams salary sacrifice scheme.

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Ofgem has fired the starting gun for a major change in the way consumers interact with their power supplier, announcing that all customers’ usage will be tracked on a half-hourly basis. It means that consumers will have the option of…

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Pure Planet co-founder Steven Day speaks to Utility Week about why, unlike some other challenger brands, the company is not content to continue racking up debt in search of rapid growth. He describes how digital innovation is continuing to drive down costs for the company.

The post Pure Planet edges towards profitability appeared first on Utility Week.

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There is still time to sign up for a prestigious online event shining a spotlight on green recovery and the energy transition.

The post P&J Business Breakfast offers food for thought on climate change and the energy transition appeared first on Energy Voice.

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We're seeking views on the proposed targets for the minimum energy efficiency standard for privately rented non-domestic buildings in 2030.

22 April 2021 @ 10:00

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Household Energy Efficiency Statistics, headline release (April 2021).

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Data to monitor the installation of energy efficiency measures in domestic properties via the Green Homes Grant voucher scheme.

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Securities litigation, long a prominent – and expensive – feature of jurisdictions such as the US, is increasingly emerging as a threat within the English litigation landscape.

The post The emerging threat of securities litigation against energy companies appeared first on Energy Voice.

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Swedish retailer is set to build wind and solar farms, and make first steps into energy storage

Ikea plans to accelerate its investment in renewable energy by spending an extra €4bn (£3.4bn) by the end of the decade to build wind and solar farms, while fitting its stores with electric vehicle charge points.

Ingka Group, the owner of most Ikea stores, spent €2.5bn over the last decade installing 935,000 solar panels on the roofs of its stores and warehouses, and investing in 547 wind turbines and 10 solar parks to more than cover its own electricity use.

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