“Reducing carbon dioxide emissions from the power sector no longer needs to be considered expensive,” says the National Infrastructure Commission.
The UK experience is a poor argument for introducing capacity markets, according to Ralf Wezel, secretary-general of EU Turbines, a European lobby group for gas and steam turbines, and Eugine, which promotes gas engines.
National Grid has brought into operation a new system to dispatch ancillary service providers.
Brexit has hit home for the Capacity Market. A panel of technical experts has told BEIS that the UK’s EU departure could affect the amount by which interconnectors should be derated in the Capacity Market.
The offshore wind industry has warmly welcomed plans from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy that Contracts for Difference (CfD) auctions will be held every two years for “less established” technologies – largely offshore
Ofgem has set out plans for a significant code review (SCR) for electricity network charging.
National Grid made some major changes to its annual Future Energy Scenarios (FES) this year.
Before cars were invented, people who wanted to change travel wanted faster horses. Graham Oakes thinks the energy industry is at that point. The outcome of having much more data can only be surprises
The global offshore wind sector had a record year in 2017. Installations were up 87% on the previous year, according to Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) figures. That brought total global offshore installations to 18,814MW.
Aggregated Micro Power has been evolving its business model. Alongside growing a renewable heat business, it has started using its development experience to build ‘urban peaking’ plant