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News story: UK energy projects awarded €75 million of European funding

Thu, 30/10/2014
The European Commission has announced €647 million to be invested in key energy infrastructure to enhance security of supply across Europe.

News story: Vampire Energy: 5 energy myths that will shock your socks off

Thu, 30/10/2014
With Halloween approaching and with the help of our energy conscious vampire, we're busting 5 common myths about energy saving. #VampireEnergy

News story: Edward Davey opens West of Duddon Sands Offshore Wind Farm

Thu, 30/10/2014
Energy and Climate Change Secretary Edward Davey opened West of Duddon Sands Offshore Wind Farm today, an important contribution to our energy infrastructure.

News story: Energy trends and prices statistical release: 30 October 2014

Thu, 30/10/2014
The latest provisional monthly energy statistics produced by the Department of Energy and Climate Change were released on 30 October 2014 according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.

News story: UK-Singapore joint statement on climate change

Tue, 28/10/2014
Statement released by the governments of the United Kingdom and Singapore on the visit of the President of Singapore, to the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew on 24 October 2014.

News story: Statutory security of supply report

Tue, 28/10/2014
Report looking at the UK’s energy security for this and up-coming winters.

Press release: Switch for bigger daylight savings

Sat, 25/10/2014
Use the extra hour gained when the clocks go back this weekend to switch energy supplier and save £200 on average on bills

Press release: EU agrees 'historic' deal to tackle climate change

Fri, 24/10/2014
The European Union has reached a historic deal to cut greenhouse gasses by at least 40% domestically by 2030.

News story: EU agrees ‘historic’ deal to tackle climate change

Fri, 24/10/2014
Statement by the Secretary of State, Edward Davey on the historic EU deal to tackle climate change.

News story: Vampire Energy: Don't be a sucker, switch it off

Thu, 23/10/2014
An average home spends up to £86 a year on standby energy. Don’t be a sucker, SWITCH IT OFF. #VampireEnergy

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

Thu, 23/10/2014
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

Thu, 23/10/2014
Find out how renewable heating could help you have a warmer home this winter

News story: The Big Energy Saving Network on your doorstep

Thu, 23/10/2014
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".