Dept of Energy and Climate Change

Syndicate content
Updated: 45 min 11 sec ago

News story: Energy trends and prices statistical release: 28 August 2014

Thu, 28/08/2014
The latest provisional monthly energy statistics produced by the Department of Energy and Climate Change were released on 28 August 2014 according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.

Government response: Response to Sunday Times article on value of homes in areas of shale extraction

Tue, 26/08/2014
Response to Sunday Times article on value of homes in areas of shale extraction.

Government response: Response to Sunday Telegraph coverage of constraint payments report

Tue, 26/08/2014
Response to Sunday Telegraph coverage of Renewable Energy Foundation report on constraint payments.

Press release: Nick Clegg meets Prime Minister Modi in New Delhi

Mon, 25/08/2014
The Deputy Prime Minister met Indian PM Modi to discuss trade and climate change as key areas to build the UK-India 'special relationship'.

Press release: Deputy Prime Minister leads first trade delegation to meet new Indian government

Mon, 25/08/2014
The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is visiting India with a trade delegation to build on UK-India business, educational and cultural links.

News story: Nick Clegg: India visit

Mon, 25/08/2014
The Deputy Prime Minister led a trade delegation on a visit to India from 25 to 27 August 2014.

Press release: World’s biggest tidal array to bring energy and jobs boost to North Scotland

Thu, 21/08/2014
The world’s biggest tidal array is to be built in North Scotland bringing jobs and energy security to the Pentland Firth region, it’s been announced today.

Government response: Response to Daily Record article on UK oil and gas reserves

Thu, 21/08/2014
Letter to the editor of the Daily Record from Matt Hancock, Minister for Energy, in response to an article published on 20 August 2014 regarding oil and gas reserves.

Press release: Regions given helping hand to develop locally sourced heat

Mon, 11/08/2014
Rivers and estuaries in cities and towns across England could provide clean, reliable heating to thousands of homes and businesses, a map published today has shown.

Press release: Government publishes CCS scoping document

Thu, 07/08/2014
The Government today reaffirmed its commitment to the establishment of a Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) industry in the UK with the publication of a scoping document which summarises the policies and actions the Government has taken.

Press release: Small energy suppliers the winner from increased switching

Wed, 06/08/2014
More than two million customers have switched to independent electricity suppliers since 2010 thanks to Government action to open the energy market.

Press release: Plans for tough new energy market manipulation penalties

Wed, 06/08/2014
New laws would give UK energy regulators new powers to prosecute people suspected of abusing the energy market.

News story: NMO enforcement authority annual report 2013-14

Mon, 04/08/2014
The National Measurement Office enforcement authority annual report for year ending March 2014

News story: Radical reforms to electricity market pass into law

Fri, 01/08/2014
Government reforms to stimulate low carbon energy investment and keep the lights on have passed into law.

News story: Edward Davey statement on annual energy statistics

Thu, 31/07/2014
Edward Davey's statement following the publication of the annual energy statistics.

News story: Energy trends and prices statistical release: 31 July 2014

Thu, 31/07/2014
The latest provisional monthly energy statistics produced by the Department of Energy and Climate Change were released on 31 July 2014 according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.

Press release: Statistical press release: Digest of UK energy statistics 2014

Thu, 31/07/2014
The Department of Energy and Climate Change today releases 4 key publications:

Press release: ‘Calculator’ shows how renewable heating adds up

Wed, 30/07/2014
Households can now get a clear idea of the payments they could receive if they install a renewable heating system, thanks to a new online service.

Statement to Parliament: Outcome of the strategic environmental assessment

Mon, 28/07/2014
Statement by Baroness Verma on the outcome of the strategic environmental assessment (SEA) which has been conducted for further onshore licensing.

Press release: New onshore licensing round opens

Mon, 28/07/2014
Ministers today opened the bidding process for companies seeking licences to explore for onshore oil and gas, to help discover how the gas under our feet can help power our homes.