Smart energy revolution ‘could help to avoid UK blackouts’

[one_full last=”yes” spacing=”yes” center_content=”no” hide_on_mobile=”no” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” hover_type=”none” link=”” border_position=”all” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”” padding=”” margin_top=”” margin_bottom=”” animation_type=”” animation_direction=”” animation_speed=”0.1″ animation_offset=”” class=”” id=””][fusion_text] A “smart energy” revolution could help ensure that the UK does not suffer blackouts, according to National Grid’s new UK chief. Nicola Shaw, its executive director, said technological advances will …

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Renewables sets NEW Quarterly Generation Record on back of Solar Growth

The UK’s surging solar PV capacity has helped the country to a new quarterly renewable electricity generation record. In Q1 2016 renewables generated more than a quarter (25.1%) of the UK’s electricity despite lower than expected wind speeds and rainfall. That figure was up 2.3 percentage points on generation recorded in Q1 2015, helped along …

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NEW EPC LAW FOR LANDLORDS!

[fusion_text]After what seemed to be an eternity of uncertainty, the 2018 EPC regulation changes have been finalised by the Department for Energy & Climate Change. These changes will mean that it will be unlawful to let or lease a residential or commercial property with a poor EPC rating. Here are 7 things you need to …

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Smart energy could save £8bn a year, say advisers

[one_full last=”yes” spacing=”yes” center_content=”no” hide_on_mobile=”no” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” hover_type=”none” link=”” border_position=”all” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”” padding=”” margin_top=”” margin_bottom=”” animation_type=”” animation_direction=”” animation_speed=”0.1″ animation_offset=”” class=”” id=””][fusion_text] The UK could save up to £8bn a year by using electricity better, the government’s infrastructure advisers say. The National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) envisages a smart energy revolution with more …

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