The Scottish Power distribution network to receive upgrade

The Scottish Power distribution network to receive upgrade

24th April 2013 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

Scottish Power are set to make significant upgrades to their distribution network, connecting a number of wind farms and improving power cables and pylons which will create around 4,000 jobs, Uswitch reports.


Rising domestic utility bills in the United Kingdom

Rising domestic utility bills in the United Kingdom

4th April 2013 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

For the third year in a row utility bills have increased in the UK which has added to ever growing living costs. Northern Ireland and Wales have seen a considerable increase in costs while London remains the most expensive place to live in Britain.


UK gas field is expected to pump beyond 2020

UK gas field is expected to pump beyond 2020

2nd April 2013 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

Owners of the Rhyl gas field based in Morecambe bay have today said they expect to produce gas until "well beyond" 2020, Energy Live News reports.


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UK Heating networks in the pipeline

26th March 2013 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

Plans are being made to make community shared heating networks Britain's 'third energy utility', Energy Live News reports.


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UK investment in offshore wind energy

25th March 2013 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The Green Investment bank has purchased a 24.95% stake in the Rhyl flats wind energy farm for £57.5m from German power company RWE, Energy Live News reports.