Foresight Group has launched the FP Foresight UK Infrastructure Income Fund to invest in UK-listed renewable energy and infrastructure fund/investment company equities and bonds.
Two offers to buy the Green Investment Bank (GIB) were both below the government’s minimum acceptable valuation, according to the National Audit Office (NAO).
Blockchain energy systems developer Electron has warned Ofgem that its approach to procuring a central switching service (CSS) is short sighted.
Simec Energy is to sell its Uskmouth power plant in Newport, South Wales, to Atlantis Resources. Completion is expected in Q1 2018.
Solar PV linked directly to the rail system could supply a significant part of the system’s power needs, according to a new report – Riding Sunbeams – supported by 10:10, Imperial College, Innovate UK and Community Energy England.
BP is to invest £200 million in solar developer Lightsource over three years. It will acquire 43% of the company over that time, the company will be renamed Lightsource BP and BP will have two seats on the board of directors.
Smart Energy Europe has raised an alarm over suggested changes to the proposed design of the EU’s internal energy market that would allow transmission system operators (TSO) to own and operate storage and provide more ancillary services themselves
Capbal has won planning consent for a 10MW/5000kWh battery unit on the Feddal Estate, Perthshire. It is Capbal’s first storage scheme in Scotland to secure planning consent.
Limejump aims to be a data-driven utility. It aggregates small generators into a virtual power plant and it offers users the opportunity to take part in the demand response market – as well as improving efficiency.
Iona Capital has made a speciality of helping local authority pension funds invest in bioenergy. Janet Wood spoke to director Nick Ross