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  • More than 45,000 businesses warned of EU energy efficiency fines

    More than 45,000 businesses could be hit with fines of up to €1 million (£0.88m) if they fail to comply with EU energy efficiency reporting rules. The warning from energy certification body and consultancy DNV GL comes in relation to the European Energy Efficiency Directive, under which all large organisations – with at least 250 […]

    Posted at July 13, 2018 » By : » Categories : News » Comments Off on More than 45,000 businesses warned of EU energy efficiency fines
  • National Grid: UK action on heat essential to meet carbon reduction targets

    It is crucial for the UK to take action on heat to ensure it meets its carbon reduction targets. That’s according to National Grid, which suggests a mix of low carbon heating solutions and better thermal efficiency of buildings is needed. Its latest ‘Future Energy Scenarios’ report adds the development of hydrogen and heat pumps […]

    Posted at July 12, 2018 » By : » Categories : News » Comments Off on National Grid: UK action on heat essential to meet carbon reduction targets
  • Welsh Government seeks views on low carbon future

    The Welsh Government is seeking views on its plans to reduce carbon emissions and move towards a low carbon economy. It has launched a consultation on its “ideas for action” to ensure it achieves its proposed target of 45% emissions reductions by 2030. It states while Wales has seen growth in a number of greener […]

    Posted at July 12, 2018 » By : » Categories : News » Comments Off on Welsh Government seeks views on low carbon future