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Press release: South Hook CHP plant moves a step closer to being built

7 hours 8 min ago
South Hook Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant in Pembrokeshire a step closer to completion after UK Government announces planning consent.

News story: Renewable Heat Incentive roadshows

11 hours 32 min ago
Find out how renewable heating could help you have a warmer home this winter

News story: The Big Energy Saving Network on your doorstep

13 hours 20 min ago
We've launched our Big Energy Saving Network map. Find out if there’s a volunteer group near you offering advice on how to save energy and money.

Speech: Energy UK conference - trust and consumer engagement

Wed, 22/10/2014
Speech by Amber Rudd to the Energy UK conference.

Speech: Energy UK conference

Wed, 22/10/2014
Speech by Energy Secretary Edward Davey to the Energy UK Conference.

News story: Edward Davey on Green Deal and Energy Company Obligation monthly figures

Tue, 21/10/2014
Edward Davey’s comment on the latest Green Deal and Energy Company Obligation statistics.

Press release: EU Carbon Market Reform needed to improve efficiency

Mon, 20/10/2014
The Government is backing stronger reforms to make the EU Emissions Trading System work more efficiently and stimulate investment in low-carbon technologies, it has been announced today.

News story: Statement on the fire at Didcot B power station

Mon, 20/10/2014
Statement by the Secretary of State, Edward Davey on the fire at Didcot B power station.

Statement to Parliament: Informal Energy and Environment Council

Thu, 16/10/2014
Edward Davey statement on discussions at the Informal Energy and Environment Council in Milan on 6 October.

Government response: Response to the Express article 15 October 2014

Wed, 15/10/2014
A response to the Express article published on 15 October, "Electric bills to soar by £1000".

Speech: Address to the Green Growth Summit

Wed, 15/10/2014
Edward Davey's address to the Green Growth Summit, at the European Parliament in Brussels.

Speech: Utility Week 2nd Annual Congress

Tue, 14/10/2014
Speech by Amber Rudd to the Utility Week 2nd annual congress.

Speech: Solar Energy UK

Tue, 14/10/2014
Speech by Amber Rudd to Solar Energy UK, the UK solar industry's expo event.

Press release: UK-Norway electricity interconnection moves closer

Mon, 13/10/2014
The Norwegian Government has today granted a licence for the longest sub-sea electricity interconnector in the world, to be built between the UK and Norway.

Speech: Energy Technology Showcase

Thu, 09/10/2014
Speech given by Energy Minister Matthew Hancock at the British Embassy Energy Technology Showcase in Japan.

Press release: Multi-million pound fund to get hydrogen cars moving

Thu, 09/10/2014
The arrival of hydrogen cars on UK roads is a step closer as the Business Minister Matthew Hancock announced up to £11 million of funding.

Press release: State aid approval for Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant

Wed, 08/10/2014
First new nuclear power station in a generation has moved an important step closer.

Speech: Matthew Hancock speech to the Innovation of Cool Earth Forum

Wed, 08/10/2014
Energy Minister Matthew Hancock's speech to the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry's (METI) Innovation of Cool Earth Forum in Japan.

Government response: Response to Daily Mail article on biomass at Drax

Tue, 07/10/2014
DECC rebuttal of the Daily Mail article on biomass at Drax.

Press release: An additional £100 million for household energy efficiency

Tue, 07/10/2014
More people will be able to enjoy warmer homes and more control of their energy bills as a result of an additional £100 million announced today for household energy efficiency.