Energy News

  • Next Capacity Market auction planned for June

    National Grid Electricity System Operator (ESO) has “finalised” the next Capacity Market auction for June 2019. It has rearranged the postponed T-1 auction for the 2019/20 delivery year – which was originally scheduled to take place in January – for 11-12 June this year. It comes after Energy Secretary Greg Clark sent a letter to […]

    Posted at April 16, 2019 » By : » Categories : News » Comments Off on Next Capacity Market auction planned for June
  • EU approves €5bn Polish energy scheme, probes surcharge reductions

    The European Commission has approved a €5 billion (£4.3bn) Polish support scheme for co-generated electricity with surcharge reductions for large energy users. The scheme, with an annual budget of €500 million (£431m), will support combined heat and power (CHP) installations connected to the district heating networks in Poland and run until December 2028. The support […]

    Posted at April 16, 2019 » By : » Categories : News » Comments Off on EU approves €5bn Polish energy scheme, probes surcharge reductions
  • Ripple Energy crowdfund puts wind in the sails of onshore turbines

    Ripple Energy has launched a crowdfunding campaign to allow the public to invest in new wind farms across the UK. The start-up says investors will become the co-owners of the new renewable energy facilities and will be supplied by the renewable and affordable electricity produced. It says its unique energy tariffs will combine wind farm […]

    Posted at April 15, 2019 » By : » Categories : News » Comments Off on Ripple Energy crowdfund puts wind in the sails of onshore turbines