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Germany leads the way in solar energy

As Britain mulls over its nuclear ambitions, Germany has set a solar PV world record, generating an astonishing 22GW of electricity between Friday 25th and Saturday 26th May. Is one of Europe's...

Is the future bright for solar power?

The British Government has announced that Feed-In Tariffs (FITs) will be reduced from 21p per kWh to 16p, a drop of almost 25 percent.The news comes after the government was taken to court...

More cuts to befall solar FiTs in August

Changes are afoot for the solar industry in the UK, with the Government confirming that more cuts are to be befall the feed-in tariff, alongside a range of other 'tweaks' which are due to be...

Reactions to Government’s draft energy bill

According to critics, government measures to ease Britain towards a greener future are likely to result in higher domestic energy bills.Volker Beckers, the chief executive of Npower, argued that...

Rising bills unavoidable under energy reforms

Energy and Climate Change Secretary Ed Davey has admitted that energy reforms will lead to an increase in energy bills for consumers. He said it just wasn't possible to "turn back the tide" when it...

Solar PV set to benefit Bristol residents

Residents in Bristol are set to benefit from solar PV technology after a local co-operative announced plans to install free panels on homes across the city.Bristol Power is planning to introduce...

PM briefed about problems surrounding Green Deal

Prime Minister David Cameron and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg have been briefed on the problems affecting the Government's Green Deal initiative, which aims to improve energy efficiency in homes...

Newcastle’s new biomass plant criticised

Housing officials in Newcastle have been criticised after plans to build a new wood-burning biomass plant in the east of the city were announced. The proposal attracted public concern following a...

Campaigners stage protest outside Centrica HQ

Armed with a giant spoof energy bill, dozens of Greenpeace campaigners have staged a protest today outside Centrica's head office in a move designed to highlight the plight consumers face over "rip...

Rapid growth for Tyneside energy company

Achieving a remarkable 100% growth in turnover in the last 12 months, an energy company from South Tyneside has its sights set on raising £10 million by floating itself on the London Stock...

Clean British Energy Campaign launched

St. George's Day marks the launch of a campaign which is calling on the Prime Minister to make the most of his first green speech to get behind a switch to clean energy. With increasing numbers...

David Cameron Scraps New Green Deal Regulations

A week after Tim Yeo, the Chairman of the Commons Energy and Climate Change Committee (CECCC), made public his dissatisfaction with policy requiring homeowners to implement energy-saving measures...

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