Energy Markets

World’s largest offshore wind farm gets go ahead

Energy Generation

World’s largest offshore wind farm gets go ahead

Dong Energy’s Hornsea Project Two should add 1.8GW to Britain's offshore wind capacity.

EV market is opening doors for sustainable utility business models

Energy Retail

EV market is opening doors for sustainable utility business models

A holistic approach to EV charging development could prove to be beneficial for utility business models.

UK gas billing bungle an opportunity

Energy Retail

UK gas billing bungle an opportunity

Incorrect gas bills in the UK could boost much needed switching and create competition and innovation in a stagnant industry.

Week in smart metering – Power and utility M&As

Energy Generation

Week in smart metering – Power and utility M&As

Power and utility deals in 2016 are outpacing previous years, writes Amy Ryan, deputy editor, Metering & Smart Energy International.

Energy efficiency ratings – how is your country doing?

Energy Retail

Energy efficiency ratings – how is your country doing?

Despite improvements countries have a lot more to do to become more energy efficient.

Solar fuel approach to improve access

Energy Generation

Solar fuel approach to improve access

Microbe-linked solar panels could improve access to electricity in developing countries.

Costs to watch: Solar capex and O&M

Energy Generation

Costs to watch: Solar capex and O&M

Despite growth and increased competition, solar capex and O&M costs remain highly variable in the US.

UK water utility to deliver ‘invisible demand response’

Energy Retail

UK water utility to deliver ‘invisible demand response’

Demand response will help Welsh Water lower its energy costs and it will help National Grid manage peak demand.

UK financial service provider ploughs £3m into energy efficiency

Energy Retail

UK financial service provider ploughs £3m into energy efficiency

Energy efficiency is big business as private investors invest millions.

Modernising Britain’s energy market

Energy Retail

Modernising Britain’s energy market

Ofgem has released its strategy to deliver a more competitive and fairer energy market for British consumers.

Scotland offers way to boost UK carbon capture and storage

Energy Markets

Scotland offers way to boost UK carbon capture and storage

Re-use of natural gas pipelines for transporting CO2 in Scotland could revitalise UK’s carbon capture and storage industry.