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AES UK

... and renewable generation facilities. We are dedicated to improving the lives of our customers by leveraging our energy solutions that encompass a broad range of technologies and fuel types, including coal, ...

Base load

The base load is the minimum amount of power needed to meet the minimum expected demands of the country. Base load is mentioned when talking about renewable energy, because lots of types of renewable ...

Coal

Coal is a fossil fuel created from the remains of plants that lived and died about 100 to 400 million years ago when parts of the earth were covered with forests. Coal is classified as a nonrenewable ...

Drax Group (Drax Power)

... is underway to provide the UK with cost effective, low carbon, and reliable renewable power.  ...

Forsa Energy

... to grow a Europe-wide portfolio comprising renewable generation, gas generation and energy storage. Our current portfolio compromises fully-consented and large-scale onshore wind assets with a further ...

Green Star Energy

Green Star Energy provides a fresh approach to energy. Being independent, we’re continually watching the market to keep our prices competitive. Renewable energy is not an afterthought and we’re proud ...

Haven Power

... of the Drax Group, Haven can offer customers competitive prices and sustainable renewable energy from biomass innovation.  ...

Hudson Energy

Hudson Energy is an innovative business-to-business supplier of competitive electricity, gas and renewable energy to businesses of all sizes. We make sure commercial customers get to choose the electricity ...

Low Carbon

Low Carbon is a renewable energy and infrastructure investor and asset manager with an ethos of making positive contributions to both climate change and energy systems.  Low Carbon has invested in, developed, ...

Nuvve

Nuvve is a San Diego-based company with a mission to lower the cost of electric vehicle ownership while supporting the integration of renewable energy sources including solar and wind. Our proprietary ...

Opus Energy

Opus Energy is the UK’s leading independent business energy supplier. Powering more than 230,000 business locations, the company also purchases power from over 1,750 renewable generators. Opus Energy ...

Renewable energy ...

This is energy that comes from a source that is naturally replenished when used. For example energy from sunlight, movement from wind or water, the use of heat from the earth etc.

Renewable Energy Systems (RES) ...

Established in the early 1980s, RES is now one of the largest independent renewable energy developers in the UK and across the globe.  In the UK, RES is active in a range of technologies including onshore ...

RSK

... STOR and onshore and offshore renewable energy projects.  ...

Social Energy

... them the power to store and trade energy earning up to 70% savings, delivered through their energy bill.  Customers benefit from 100% renewable electricity, smart technology and the ability to tap into ...

TiGRE

TiGRE Project Services (TPSL) is a development vehicle to deliver TiGRE (Transition to integrated Gas and Renewable Energy) gas to wire projects. TPSL is developing a pipeline of projects in the Southern ...

Yorkshire Energy

Yorkshire Energy are a green energy provider, committed to bringing competitive tariffs to households and businesses across the UK – making renewable electricity available for all! We provide first-class ...

Charging Ahead?

... sources, where intermittent renewables provide an increasing share of the growing demand from wider electrification – and where more and more consumers and businesses will be looking to sell excess power ...

Creating a more inclusive and diverse energy sector

... Human Resources Business Partner, SSE Renewables The Conference is supported by Accenture and SSE Renewables and is free to attend. Abbie Sampson, Energy UK’s Director of External Affairs and ...

A Capacity for Change

Last week, the government announced that both wind and solar would be allowed to compete as participating technologies in the Capacity Market (CM). Energy UK has long called for renewables to participate ...

Lord Spicer - Part of Energy UK's Genealogy

... body known as the ‘Electricity Council’. The AIEP’s early members - pioneers of renewable energy, CHP schemes and some who hoped to compete on a bigger scale –were the ‘disruptors’ of their day. The Energy ...

Energy UK responds to BEIS Committee report on CCUS

... g sectors where there are few cost-effective alternatives, such as industrial processes, shipping, haulage and heating. And, as we’ve seen with renewables like offshore wind, becoming a world leader in n ...

Future Perfect?

... led the way in the country’s efforts to tackle climate change with the growth of renewables bringing us to a situation where over half of our electricity generation now comes from low carbon sources. But ...

Map to the Future

... urgent action is required if we are to continue meeting our climate change commitments.   “As a sector we’ve led the way so far by halving emissions in the last ten years with the growth of renewables ...

Capacity Crunch

... to a low carbon future by being technology neutral and including renewables.   Reform is infinitely preferable to upending the whole system overnight, otherwise we risk throwing the baby out with the ...

Energy UK marks a decade of the Climate Change Act

...  During this time the cost of renewables, such as wind and solar, has plummeted not only making clean energy increasingly cheaper but also boosting the UK economy with an estimated 400,000 people employed ...

Energy and our environment

... has increased from 20% when the Act became law to 51% now, with renewables representing 30%; England’s renewable capacity grew almost tenfold from 2,618 MW in 2008 to 25,801 MW in 2017; The power ...

Network charging

...  would bring: More efficient transmission of electricity Faster restoration of electricity after power disturbances Reduction in peak demand Better integration of renewable energy generatio ...

Renewables  ...

Renewable technologies use natural energy to make electricity. Fuel sources include wind, wave, marine, hydro, biomass and solar. It is also made using sources of natural energy that are quickly replaced, ...

Environmental Regulations

... having decreased by 86% between 1990 and 2016 and 62% solely from 2015-16. Renewable generation occupying a larger share of the market has also played a large role in GHG emission reductions, with renewable ...

About generation

... for the deployment of renewable generation and batteries as well as the increased usage of Demand Side Response (DSR) with all increasing through 2018.  We’ve also had some less expected outcomes with ...

Energy UK comments on budget submission

... sources of renewable power such as solar and onshore wind. And if we are to continue to build on the energy industry’s success in reducing emissions, we urgently need to have clarity on future carbon pricing ...

Energy UK responds to IPCC report

... thanks to the growth of low carbon generation and renewables in particular. Our sector is committed to going further and faster towards a carbon neutral, and ultimately carbon negative, power generation ...

Energy UK responds to latest Energy Trends from BEIS

Commenting on BEIS’s latest Energy Trends publication, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said: “The energy sector has made huge advances in decarbonising with renewable generation at a record ...

Energy UK responds to wind capacity milestone

... and other renewables make to the UK’s diverse energy mix. Whilst offshore projects continue to thrive along with falling costs, it’s vital both for our continuing transition to a low carbon energy system ...

Increasing diversity and inclusion in energy

... Hood Energy, RWE, Scottish Power Renewables, SSE and Shell were amongst the companies taking part in the roundtable.  Minister of State for Employment, Alok Sharma said:    “The UK employment rate ...

Don’t mess up our energy system

... optimised, allowing for cost-efficiencies across systems. The deployment of large amounts of variable generation renewable energy – wind and solar, means that larger, liquid, connected markets across Europe ...

The EMR success story can go further in next chapter

... order to help generators develop supply chains and plan more effectively for future investment; The Capacity Market should allow renewables to participate in future and should also look to see how innovative ...

Energy UK looks to put the heat on

...  housing types and environments” In the report Energy UK calls for the Government to: Review the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) and other programmes for supporting low carbon heating alternative ...

Energy UK responds to news of Capacity Market review

Responding to a speech by Energy Minister Claire Perry, where she announced a formal review into the capacity market later this year, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK said:   “Renewables ...

Energy UK responds to T4 Capacity Market auction results

...  assets. We will continue to work with government as the Capacity Market evolves, including the possible inclusion of renewables in future auctions, and in the forthcoming review of Electricity Market Reform. ...

Energy UK responds to the Government's Environment Plan

... for those programmes which have successfully delivered change – and ensure they include the lowest cost renewables.    “It’s vital the decarbonisation of heating and electrification of transport follow ...
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