Department of Energy & Climate Change

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Name: Department of Energy & Climate Change
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‘We won’t give up fight to stop power station’

“Shame on you!” Heckling protestors campaigning against two proposed power stations at Sutton Bridge left councillors in no doubt their fight will go on after amendments to plans for one of them were agreed by the narrowest of margins.Councillors attending ... [Published Spalding Guardian - 25 mins ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Warnings on UK funding mechanism

The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has published the so-called allocation framework for the first round of spending within the new scheme.The Renewable Energy Association (REA) and Solar Trade Association (STA) have been working with officials ... [Published Renewable Energy News - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Electricity Demand Reduction pilot launched in the UK to help save energy

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 Bywill back companies and organisations willing to install more efficient electrical equipment that reduces their peak electricity demand, such as LEDs instead old bulbs or improved motors and pumps.It aims to reward those ... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Annual demand side auctions represent value for money, MPs told

The decision by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (Decc) to hold annual auctions for demand side response (DSR) measures in the capacity mechanism will ensure the best value for money for bill payers and taxpayers, MPs have been told.Appearing ... [Published Utility Week - 4 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Renewables Obligation: total obligation for 2013-14

ROCsToday we are announcing the total obligation for the 2013-14 Renewables Obligation (RO).The RO requires licensed electricity suppliers to source a proportion of the electricity they supply to UK customers from renewable sources. Suppliers' obligations ... [Published Ofgem - 6 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

CfD auctions set in stone

02/09/2014The UK government has released the final mechanism for determining how to allocate the new Contracts for Difference subsidy regime to renewable energy schemes.The CfD allocation framework sets out the eligibility criteria for processing applications ... [Published Renewable Energy News Europe - 8 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

Committee take evidence on electricity demand-side measures

29 August 2014The Energy and Climate Change Committee will take evidence on Electricity demand-side measures on Tuesday 2 September 2014 in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House.WitnessesAt 9.45 amDuncan Burt, Head of Commercial Operations, System Operation, ... [Published United Kingdom Parliament - 11 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

UK government publishes response to consultation on sustainability and reporting requirements for biomass

The UK's Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has published the government's response to its consultation on minor adjustments to the sustainability and reporting provisions for biomass power plants under the Renewables Obligation (RO) and Renewable ... [Published 2Degrees - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Awareness of renewables at 90%, but room for improvement

A new report released by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has found that 90% of the non-domestic organisations surveyed were aware of renewable heat technologies.The survey, conducted by three companies independent to DECC, found that ... [Published Heating & Plumbing Monthly - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 3 reports

Millions set to miss out on energy rebate

Many households across the UK are set to miss out on £12 energy rebate, due to moving home or switching supplierDECC expects many households not to benefit from the £12 rebateAccording to an impact assessment carried out by the Department of Energy and ... [Published USwitch.com - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

More solar farms on the cards in the west

Businesses in Wiltshire and the West are likely to be among those gaining the most from opportunities to invest in a wider range of green technology qualifying for 100% tax breaks.Investments in energy and water saving equipment receive generous tax relief ... [Published Wiltshire Business Online - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 3 reports

Calls for a no holds barred fracking debate

A call has been made for a no holds barred debate on the subject of fracking.North Lincs Green Party has issued the request following the issuing of exploratory licences for such works to be carried out across the region, including in the Isle.The party ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 31 2014]

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Department of Energy & Climate Change State Parliamentary Under Secretary Baroness Verma said: "Today marks an important milestone in the long term environmental restoration programme for the first generation of nuclear sites in the UK."
...has unveiled the rules of the game for this year's allocation round, and as we all know, the devil is in the detail," said REA CEO Nina Skorupska. "The fact is that CfDs are going to disadvantage SMEs and independent generators. DECC must act to remedy this – not doing so will put jobs and investment at risk."
A spokeswoman from Marine Current Turbines (MCT) said: "Following discussion with our partners we have decided to suspend our work on the Skerries Tidal Array Project in Anglesey, Wales."
"Business chiefs in this region are well aware that the South West is a global hub for ‘Green Technology', so will be more alert than most to the opportunities created by investing in an increasing list of energy and water saving equipment that allows for 100% tax claims."

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‘We won’t give up fight to stop power station’ [Published Spalding Guardian - 25 mins ago]
Warnings on UK funding mechanism [Published Renewable Energy News - 2 hours ago]
Electricity Demand Reduction pilot launched in ... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - 3 hours ago]
Annual demand side auctions represent value for... [Published Utility Week - 4 hours ago]
GVA seeks sustainability views [Published CoStar Uk - 5 hours ago]
Guidance: National Contingency Plan(NCP) [Published HM Treasury - 5 hours ago]
Renewables Obligation: total obligation for 201... [Published Ofgem - 6 hours ago]
Cavendish wins contract to manage 12 UK nuclear... [Published Energy Business Review - 6 hours ago]
New UK funding scheme will hit solar hard, says... [Published PV Magazine - 6 hours ago]
Cavendish Fluor takes over decommissioning of 1... [Published Power Engineering International - 7 hours ago]
CfD auctions set in stone [Published Renewable Energy News Europe - 8 hours ago]
Misguided comments over biomass [Published Yorkshire Post - 10 hours ago]
Committee take evidence on electricity demand-s... [Published United Kingdom Parliament - 11 hours ago]
MPs take evidence from UK energy ministers on e... [Published Scottish Energy News - 13 hours ago]
RHI – getting the right product [Published Renewable Energy Installer - 20 hours ago]
UK government publishes response to consultatio... [Published 2Degrees - Sep 01 2014]
Awareness of renewables at 90%, but room for im... [Published Heating & Plumbing Monthly - Sep 01 2014]
Millions set to miss out on energy rebate [Published USwitch.com - Sep 01 2014]
£70m tidal project off Anglesey coast is suspended [Published North Wales Daily Post - Sep 01 2014]
More solar farms on the cards in the west [Published Wiltshire Business Online - Sep 01 2014]
DECC confirms CfD allocation date [Published Energy Live News - Sep 01 2014]
2mn UK households to miss energy rebate [Published Press tv - Sep 01 2014]
Coal is still king as major provider of UK energy [Published Scottish Energy News - Sep 01 2014]
Two million households to miss out on energy re... [Published Telegraph - Aug 31 2014]
Calls for a no holds barred fracking debate [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 31 2014]
Calls for a no holds barred fracking debate [Published Sheffield Star - Aug 31 2014]
Fracking industry in the UK may soon have tight... [Published Hydrogen Fuel News - Aug 31 2014]
Schools warned of solar panel fire risk: Free g... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 30 2014]
Nearly 2m homes will lose energy cashback [Published Telegraph - Aug 30 2014]
Crown Estate Signs Agreement for Two-Bladed Tur... [Published Smart Meters - Aug 30 2014]
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Oil and gas: Mud wrestling [Published The Economist - Britain - Aug 28 2014]
On its last legsTHE debate over Scottish independence sometimes resembles a duel between accountants, so keen is each side on flinging numbers at the other. That is especially true when it comes to the oil and gas industry—a crucial earner for a new ...
Labour attempts to strengthen regulation of UK ... [Published Energy and energy security - Aug 26 2014]
The Labour party believes the rules covering fracking – or hydraulic fracturing – for gas are not tight enough and will attempt to strengthen regulation of the controversial drilling method by tabling a series of amendments to the infrastructure bill ...
Europe is burning our forests for “renewable” e... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Aug 25 2014]
If you’re driving through the South and you see a denuded field filled with stubby new plantings where lush forest once stood, the blame might lie with an unlikely culprit: the European Union and its well-intentioned clean energy rules. In March 2007, ...
UKIP's New Manifesto Shows They're Playing The ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 21 2014]
Perhaps the most worrying aspect of the new manifesto from UKIP - Britain's Tea Party - is the debt it owes to its most bitter ideological opponents, David Cameron and Nick Clegg. From the simperingly centrist, faux-Tory Prime Minister, it has borrowed ...
A Comeback for Community Storage [Published Pike Research - Aug 20 2014]
Two years ago, community energy storage (CES) was heralded as the most promising distributed storage market.  The market subsequently stalled when demonstrations failed to take off .  Originally, most utilities in the United States pared back on ...
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