UK sixth in global ranking for share of power generated by wind and solar

8th July 2021 | Commercial Energy

Analysis by Ember shows Denmark in the lead with 61% of its power from the renewable technologies, while the UK generated 29% in 2020. The UK has ranked sixth in the world for the share of its electricity it produces from clean wind and solar power, analysis shows. The assessment revealing the top 15 wind…Read more

Electricity prices for SMEs soar to record highs

6th July 2021 | Commercial Energy

Small and mid-sized businesses are facing steep electricity bills this year, as the wholesale market continues to overheat, a new analysis by Cornwall Insight has revealed. The consultancy reports that in the second quarter of 2021, power prices for SMEs reached their highest level since its records began in the second quarter of 2012. Electricity…Read more

UK narrowly misses 2020 battery target

5th July 2021 | Recycling

The UK narrowly missed the waste portable battery recycling target for 2020, though it has been suggested this could be down to an “administrative error”. Figures published late last month by the Environment Agency on the National Packaging Waste Database (NPWD) indicate that the UK’s portable battery compliance schemes collected a total of 17,728 tonnes…Read more

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Since then we have worked with FTSE 100 companies, one-man bands, across all categories.
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