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Slade steps down as Energy UK Chief Executive

... National Debtline and Business Debtline), and a board director of Eurelectric and Eurogas, pan European trade associations for the electricity and gas industries respectively.  He is also a Fellow of the ...

A Capacity for Change

... challenge by Tempus Energy, which has led to the current European Commission review of its compatibility with State aid rules. The admission of renewables to the CM does counter the claim made in that ...

Energy UK responds to Capacity Market judgment

Responding to today’s judgment by the General Court of the European Union in relation to the Capacity Market, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said: We are extremely disappointed by today’s ...

Environmental Regulations

... from the transposition and implementation of European Union Directives and Regulations. Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions The Climate Change Act 2008 established a target for the UK to reduce its ...

Energy UK’s position on energy efficiency

... to raise the energy efficiency targets at European level could slow the long-term transition to a cleaner overall energy system and prove more costly for consumers.  Likewise, we believe that maintaining ...

Article 50 – the Brexit clock starts ticking

An important milestone was reached on 29 March when the UK Government formally notified the European Council of its intention to leave the European Union under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty. Article ...

Clean energy for Europe

The European Commission has published its long-awaited “Clean Energy Package”, consisting of a raft of legislation on energy efficiency, renewables and electricity market design. The objective is to put ...

Making climate data accessible for the energy industry

... the gap between climate data science and the energy industry. The Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S) and Atmosphere Monitoring Service (CAMS), both delivered by the European Centre for Medium range ...

A new deal for energy consumers?

On 23-24 February, the European Commission organised its eighth annual Citizens’ Energy Forum, also known as the ‘London Forum’. Attendees included national ministries and regulators, consumer organisations ...

Industry Guidance

... of human health and the environment by reducing harmful industrial emissions, in particular through the application of Best Available Techniques (BAT). Find out more about the IED on the European Commission ...

Environmental Performance

... Release: 2016 UK Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Final Figures) The current framework in place to tackle carbon emissions at European level includes the EU Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) which puts a ...

Carbon Emissions

...  The current framework in place to tackle carbon emissions at European level includes the EU Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) which puts a steadily reducing cap on carbon dioxide (CO2) from industrial ...

EU Energy Union: from the drawing board to delivery

... of a European “Energy Union” one of its key priorities, and so the first progress report was eagerly awaited.  The Energy Union is seen as having five main dimensions: energy security, solidarity ...

Energy UK Brussels Reception

As we all know, Brussels is the hub of European policy. To make sure energy was part of the action, Energy UK hosted its second annual reception in the European capital.  Energy UK welcomed its members, ...

Energy UK at Power-Gen Europe

... Donnelly welcomed the agreement on regional energy cooperation reached between 13 north and west-European countries early June 2015.   In particular the 13 governments had agreed: To assess ...

Engaging in Brussels, the energy agenda

With European issues high on the agenda at home and abroad, Energy UK are off to Brussels to host our second annual Brussels Reception on Monday 15 June.  We look forward to hearing from Dominique Ristori ...

Pausing for BREF?

...  The fact is, the vast majority of environmental legislation is driven by the EU machinery in Brussels and that is revving up having had its own pitstop last year to allow for European elections and ...

EU energy and climate strategy for the next years revealed

On 25 February, the European Commission published the long-awaited package on the Energy Union. Indeed, after the new European Commission took over on 1 November 2014 and with not one but two EU Commissioners ...

Our team

... director of Eurelectric, a pan European trade association for the electricity industry, he also chairs their Brexit Committee and is a member of their Finance Committee.  He is also a Fellow of the Energy ...

Gas supplies

... currently four of these pipelines, which run from the European continent to the British mainland: The UK-Belgium interconnector (IUK): This pipeline runs between Bacton in Norfolk and Zeebrugge ...
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