Gas

British Gas to Take Control of Your Home-But in a Good Way

Energy Retail

British Gas to Take Control of Your Home-But in a Good Way

British Gas will trial smart prepaid meters and connected boilers as part of a move towards a fully connected home offering.

Africa Can Get Its Electricity Faster

Energy Generation

Africa Can Get Its Electricity Faster

Fast tracking energy into Africa could be the answer to the continent’s extremely low access to grid power.

Nigeria’s Privatized Power Sector Is Experiencing Teething Problems

Energy Generation

Nigeria’s Privatized Power Sector Is Experiencing Teething Problems

The low power supply, vandalism and poor metering are frustrating Nigeria’s plans for a robust privatized power sector.

Gasrec in Support of EU Carbon Emission Strategy

Energy Generation

Gasrec in Support of EU Carbon Emission Strategy

Gasrec welcomes the new EU strategy to reduce carbon emissions from heavy-duty road transport.

California’s Energy Strategy Saves it from Power Crisis

Energy Generation

California’s Energy Strategy Saves it from Power Crisis

California relies more heavily on its other renewable energy sources and efficiency strategies to keep the lights on.

UK's Onshore Plans Blowing in the Wind

Energy Generation

UK's Onshore Plans Blowing in the Wind

Shale gas is back on the government’s agenda but its financial viability and environmental safety is still in question.

Long-Term Focus Will See Oil and Gas Industry Succeed

Energy Retail

Long-Term Focus Will See Oil and Gas Industry Succeed

The oil and gas industry is planning ahead for long-term sustainability.

Distributed Generation – A Force to be Reckoned With

Energy Generation

Distributed Generation – A Force to be Reckoned With

Distributed generation is becoming popular fast for a number of reasons and the utility needs to embrace this trend.

New England Seeks to Tap Canadian Hydropower

Energy Generation

New England Seeks to Tap Canadian Hydropower

Power-hungry southern New England wants to draw on Canada’s plentiful hydropower

Solar Energy Costs on Par with Conventional Power

Energy Generation

Solar Energy Costs on Par with Conventional Power

Solar energy finally costs the same as conventionally-generated electricity in parts of Europe.

Energy Storage-Winds of Change

Energy Generation

Energy Storage-Winds of Change

General Electric’s new wind turbine, with its energy storage capability, could create a tipping point for the wind power industry.