Edward Davey speech to the Ecobuild Exhibition. It’s great to be back here at Ecobuild. This is my third Ecobuild conference on the bounce. And this event just keeps getting bigger and better. Your first event back in 2004 was a small fee paying conference with a few seminars. This year over 800 companies are […]

The Environment Agency has today (6 February) granted the environmental permits Cuadrilla need to carry out operations safely at their proposed shale gas exploration site at Roseacre Wood near Elswick in Lancashire. The permits set out the requirements Cuadrilla must meet to protect groundwater, surface water and air quality and to ensure the safe storage, […]

The domestic RHI was launched in April 2014 and is the first scheme of its kind in the world, aimed at helping people install renewable heating systems, so they have warmer homes and lower fuel bills while reducing their emissions. This innovative scheme pays people for the heat they generate for their homes. It is […]

Next winter 2 million low-income and vulnerable households will get £140 off their energy bills, thanks to the government’s Warm Home Discount scheme. Changes to the scheme will mean an additional 70,000 struggling families, disabled customers and other vulnerable people are eligible to apply. This rebate will help them heat their homes for less, giving […]