More electricity now generated by renewables than coal

Renewable energy sources overtook coal in the generation of electricity in 2015.  Figures released in the government’s Digest of UK Energy Statistics 2016 show that 25% of UK electricity was generated from renewable sources – an increase of 29% over the previous year....

Solar Investments – Future of Energy.

Solar Investments – Future of Energy At its annual Future of Energy Summit, the head of Bloomberg New Energy Finance John Moore, projected that solar will make up nearly one-third of all new investments in electricity generation over the next 15 years. (PV...

Changes to renewables subsidies

New measures to deal with the projected over-allocation of renewable energy subsidies have been announced today, following recent consultations. Renewable energy subsidies are paid for via energy bills through a number of schemes including the Feed-in Tariff scheme...