UK power sector could have negative emissions by 2033

27th July 2020 | Commercial Energy

Installing offshore wind capacity of 40GW in the UK, as well as the deployment of bioenergy and carbon capture and storage, could lead to negative emissions in the power sector by 2033, according to new research by National Grid ESO. National Grid ESO’s 2020 “Future Energy Scenarios” (FES) report said net zero carbon emissions can…Read more

Half of UK homeowners to apply for government’s Green Energy Grant

26th July 2020 | Residential Energy

More than half of UK homeowners are planning to apply for the government’s new Green Energy Grant, research suggests. The grant, which was announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak in July’s budget and will be available from September, will cover at least two thirds of the cost of energy-saving improvements. The average UK household can apply…Read more

Ban new gas boilers in UK from 2025 or risk missing net zero target, says CBI

22nd July 2020 | Residential Energy

The installation of new gas boilers must be banned from 2025 or the UK’s net-zero climate target will be “doomed”, according to a high-level commission convened by the CBI. The ban would apply to conventional gas boilers, but hybrid or hydrogen-ready boilers would be allowed under the business organisation’s recommendations, which were developed in collaboration…Read more

Offshore wind critical to UK Covid-19 recovery

22nd July 2020 | Commercial Energy

The UK expects the offshore wind sector to play a critical role in the country’s economic recovery post Covid-19, according to BEIS director of clean power strategy and deployment Declan Burke. Burke, who was speaking at RenewableUK’s Virtual Festival dedicated to Global Offshore Wind, said there had been good and open dialogue with industry in…Read more

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