UK government launches carbon cutting incentive schemes
By New Statesman - 06 April 13:55

The UK government has launched two carbon cutting incentive schemes, reducing UK emissions at least

Carrington CCGT power plant receives DECC approval
By New Statesman - 06 April 13:43

The UK government has given approval for a 1,520MW Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant in

Joy Ride unveils new range of green travel devices
By New Statesman - 05 April 12:33

Joy Ride Tech, a maker of mobility scooters and electric bikes, has developed an entire new range of

Petrol prices near all-time record after 1p rise
By New Statesman - 02 April 15:28

Petrol prices have edged closer to reaching an all-time high of 120p per litre.

UK government invests £5m in marine energy infrastructure
By New Statesman - 02 April 12:45

The UK government has confirmed a funding of £5m towards a £12.8m project to help create a new marin

JP Morgan, Cheniere Energy partner in liquefied natural gas market
By New Statesman - 02 April 12:41

JP Morgan and Cheniere Energy have entered into a multi-year agreement whereby the two firms will ut

Scottish and Southern Energy to acquire Hess upstream natural gas assets
By New Statesman - 02 April 12:36

Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) is to acquire Hess' natural gas assets and infrastructure in thre

Mandatory carbon trading launched in UK
By New Statesman - 01 April 13:08

A compulsory scheme to cut big businesses' emissions has been met with confusion over compliance and

SSE completes in-source metering services throughout Great Britain
By New Statesman - 01 April 12:38

Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) has completed the in-sourcing of its meter reading and electricit

Eneco UK wins rights to develop wind farm in Scottish Highlands
By New Statesman - 01 April 12:35

Energy company will take over development on the Lochluichart Estate.

US to allow offshore oil drilling
By New Statesman - 01 April 12:33

167 million acres of US coastal waters opened up for drilling, in the hope of reducing reliance on o

SSE Renewables secures £400m loan facility for renewable energy development
By New Statesman - 01 April 12:20

European Investment Bank will help finance schemes in the UK and Ireland.

UK biofuel company signs deal with BP Oil
By New Statesman - 31 March 12:02

Four Rivers BioFuels will sell blended biodiesel to energy giant for five years.

British Gas and Landis+Gyr partner to support smart meter deployment in UK
By New Statesman - 30 March 12:23

Landis+Gyr, a maker of smart meters, has been selected by energy supplier British Gas to support the

Siemens to build UK offshore wind turbine facility
By New Statesman - 30 March 12:17

German manufacturing firm Siemens will invest £80m to develop an offshore wind turbine production fa

Desire Petroleum slumps after poor Falklands drilling results
By New Statesman - 29 March 15:20

Shares of British oil explorer Desire Petroleum nose-dived today after discouraging drilling results

Helius secures biomass power plant go-ahead
By New Statesman - 29 March 11:59

UK biomass development company Helius Energy has won approval for a power station at Avonmouth Dock,

Government pledges £30m to reduce transport emissions
By New Statesman - 29 March 11:55

The funding is part of the Department of Transport's strategy to encourage low carbon transport and

GE to expand wind turbines in Europe
By New Statesman - 26 March 10:14

General Electric (GE) to invest £340m in Norway, UK, Sweden and Germany.

Darling announces £2bn Green Investment Bank
By New Statesman - 26 March 10:11

Bank announced in 2010 Budget is to support low-carbon projects.

Unions condemn pay rise of British Gas MD
By New Statesman - 25 March 12:32

The managing director of British Gas, Phil Bentley, recieved 15 per cent rise last year, bringing hi

Infrastrata aims for gas storage project
By New Statesman - 25 March 11:29

The energy company will submit application for Northern Ireland project.

BG Group signs long term Chinese deal
By New Statesman - 25 March 11:12

Oil and gas producer will supply Chinese producer for twenty years.

The Business Interview: Mark Wetton, Areva T&D
By Samira Shackle - 25 March 8:11

"The biggest challenge is keeping the lights on. Our infrastructure is at the end of its productive

French government steps down on carbon levy
By New Statesman - 24 March 11:59

French President Sarkozy has scrapped a proposed tax on domestic carbon dioxide emissions.

ETI to invest £25m in carbon capture demonstration project
By New Statesman - 24 March 10:33

The UK's Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) has planned to invest £25m in an advanced CO2 capture t

GMB vote to strike at British Gas
By Ian K Smith - 23 March 16:34

Over 82 per cent voted for strike action over "macho management and bullying".

New US bill requires mercury lighting producers to fund recycling
By New Statesman - 23 March 11:23

Governor Christine Gregoire has signed a new bill making Washington state the second state in the na

EPA and DOE introduce new steps to strengthen Energy Star Program
By New Statesman - 23 March 11:05

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the US Department of Energy (DOE) have outlined a s

£2bn green bank likely in the 2010 Budget
By New Statesman - 22 March 12:49

The Chancellor, Alistair Darling, is expected to unveil a £2bn green technology fund in the forthcom