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Speech: Energy Saving Opportunity Scheme Roadshow

44 min 5 sec ago
Edward Davey speech to the Energy Saving Opportunity Scheme Roadshow.

News story: The bottom line for business: save energy, save money.

4 hours 35 min ago
By reducing energy consumption by 1 per cent, big businesses could save over £250 million on their energy bills annually.

Speech: Address to the Tidal Energy Summit

4 hours 56 min ago
Speech by Secretary of State Edward Davey to the Tidal Energy Summit.

News story: Moving? Your solar can move with you

Tue, 25/11/2014
Businesses will be able to take their solar panels with them when they relocate under proposed changes planned by government.

Press release: Public want urgent global action to tackle climate change

Mon, 24/11/2014
73% of people want world leaders to agree a global deal and 66% think action must happen now, according to a new Populus survey.

News story: Leading offshore wind suppliers invest in TAG Energy facility in Teesside

Fri, 21/11/2014
Leading offshore wind suppliers, EEW SPC of Germany and Bladt Industries of Denmark plan to invest up to £20-£25m in TAG energy, creating up to 350 jobs in the local area.

Press release: UK pledges to help hardest hit by climate change

Thu, 20/11/2014
The UK has committed up to £720 million to the Green Climate Fund, joining other major economies to help developing countries adapt to climate change and go low-carbon.

News story: Energy efficiency in rural homes increases by almost 3000% in six months

Thu, 20/11/2014
People in rural areas living in draughty homes will be a lot cosier this winter thanks to government action.

Press release: Taking pollution out of our power stations

Tue, 18/11/2014
Minister of State for Energy, Matthew Hancock, signed an agreement with Canada to work together on research and knowledge sharing for carbon capture and storage (CCS).

Speech: Speech at the Europe-Canada Energy Summit

Tue, 18/11/2014
Speech by Matthew Hancock on how the strength of the UK-Canada relationship is allowing us to face global energy challenges together.

News story: #BackClimateAction tweetathon

Fri, 14/11/2014
The UN, Microsoft and the WildlifeTrusts will be among a huge number of national and international organisations taking part in a global ‘tweetathon’ on climate change – and they want you to take part.

Speech: Energy Priorities

Thu, 13/11/2014
Energy priorities speech by Energy Minister, Matthew Hancock.

Press release: Communities can create their own power stations

Thu, 13/11/2014
The Urban Community Energy Fund has been launched today, giving community groups in England the opportunity to bid for grants of up to £20,000, or loans of up to £130,000.

News story: Statement on US-China climate deal

Wed, 12/11/2014
Statement by the Secretary of State, Edward Davey on the US-China climate deal announcement.

Speech: Speech to RenewableUK

Wed, 12/11/2014
Edward Davey addresses the RenewableUK conference in Manchester.

Press release: Skilling up shale: First national UK onshore oil and gas college announced

Wed, 12/11/2014
Announcement of first national UK onshore oil and gas college.

News story: More households can benefit from renewable heating

Mon, 10/11/2014
More social landlords and their tenants could soon be benefitting from renewable heating, helping them have warmer homes and lower bills.

Speech: The Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning & Transport Annual Conference

Fri, 07/11/2014
Speech by Energy Minister Matthew Hancock to the ADEPT conference 2014.

Press release: Flagship Walney offshore wind farm one step closer to expansion

Fri, 07/11/2014
Walney Extension offshore wind farm in the Irish Sea has been given consent from the government to go ahead.

Statement to Parliament: Annual Energy Statement 2014

Thu, 06/11/2014
Edward Davey on the publication of the Government’s Annual Energy Statement 2014.