Free Electricity for EV drivers from Good Energy

Free Electricity for EV drivers from Good Energy: In partnership with Zap-Map, Good Energy is offering free electricity to drivers of electric vehicles (EVS) with the launch of a new tariff. When Britain is generating an abundance of solar and wind power the ‘zap flash’ tariff will include ‘flash’ windows will be based on this.…
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European wind energy investment topped by UK

European wind energy investment topped by UK: The UK has hit the top spot in the European rankings of overall investment in wind farms last year,Investing an estimated €13 billion (11.2bn) into new installations. It is estimated that Europe invested €43 billion (£37.3bn) in new wind farms in 2020, this is the second-highest annual amount…
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Ebico and Octopus Energy join forces

Ebico and Octopus Energy join forces:  A not-for-profit energy company Ebico has partenered with Octopus energy to make sustainable home warmth affordable for low-income households. They have launched two new energy plans- One for those on a prepayment meter and one for credit meter customers. The electricity for these new plans is set to come…
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The key to net zero is tackling UK’s ‘polluter elite’

The key to net zero is tackling UK’s ‘polluter elite’: Changing the way of life for the UK’s wealthiest people, the so called ‘polluter elite’ could be the key to the country’s net zero journey. A new report by the Cambridge Sustainability Commission on Scaling Behaviour Change, following a review of existing evidence suggests that…
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Dr Nick Wayth as the new CEO of Energy Institute

Dr Nick Wayth as the new CEO of Energy Institute: Following the departure of the current CEO Louise Kingham OBE FEI, the Energy Institute has announced Dr Nick Wayth CEng MIMechE FEI as it’s new CEO. Mr Wayth, formerly Chief Development Officer of Alternative Energy at BP, will take up the new post on the…
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Set to be the most ‘Instagrammable’ Place is a Wind Farm

Set to be the most ‘Instagrammable’ Place is a Wind Farm:  Have you ever taken a selfie in front of a wind turbine? If the answer is no, head to a Scottish Wind Farm as they are one of the most ‘instagrammable’ places for influencers who want more likes on Instagram. In a recent survey…
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Troops march on brighter days as first solar PV Plant joins

Troops march on brighter days as first solar PV Plant joins:  After plans to launch the first solar photovoltaic farm have been unveilied and the British Army is looking forward to brighter days. The 2.3MW solar farm will span approximately four hectares and will feature 4,248 solar panels and will be located at the Defence…
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Second Irish energy storage project has been completed

Second Irish energy storage project has been completed: The construction of the second large-scale energy storage project in Ireland has been completed by Norweigian utility Statkraft. This project 26MW is designed to provide the stability needed to ensure smooth intergration of renewables in Ireland’s national electricity grid. This comes one year after the company energised…
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Social Housing emissions to be slashed

Social Housing emissions to be slashed: A UK-wide heat pump project has been launched by Centrica to help customers save on their energy bills and to drive down social housing emissions. This project is set to replace existing heating systems in 600 homes across the North West, Midlands, North, East and South West with low…
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Wood pellets and rounds

Drax put Canadian forest, wildlife & climate at risk

Drax put Canadian forest, wildlife & climate at risk : Climate and forest campaigners worldwide are warning that today’s decision by Drax Group PLC shareholders to approve the company’s acquisition of the Canadian wood pellet producer, Pinnacle Renewable Energy Inc, is far from sustainable and represents a highly risky move for Drax, both financially and…
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