Plans for a £1.3bn tidal lagoon in Swansea Bay will be backed in a government-commissioned review. Charles Hendry will publish his independent report into the viability of the renewable energy technology later, recommending the UK builds the lagoon to… Continue reading
New research from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) warns the UK risks failing to meet its climate obligations without the help of small businesses.
Four out of ten of us are avoiding switching on the heating during colder spells due to fears about energy bills
• A third are reporting they can’t make their home as warm as they’d like
• Winter… Continue reading
More than one in 10 small businesses now generates electricity on site, according to new figures that underscore the increasing shift towards localised power production in the UK.
The Federation of Small Businesses said that 12pc of its members… Continue reading
Electricity bills could go up by £30 each year by 2020 and power “rationed” due to “mismanagement” of the UK’s electricity networks and the increasing cost of emergency supplies, MPs have warned.
The British Infrastructure Group, led by former Conservative… Continue reading
An energy supplier league table is to be published to increase transparency on the numbers of people on expensive standard variable tariffs.
- new measures to help more households benefit from the UK’s competitive energy market
- energy supplier league table to… Continue reading
Sustainable Harborough are building on their success with local food in the town. Work is underway to set up a community cafe in Market Harborough, to promote local food and drink. A working group is coming together but… Continue reading