UK has first coal-free day since 1882 🔓

April 25, 2017 0

Britain, the first country to use coal for electricity, has had its first working day with zero generation from the fossil fuel last Friday, signalling the energy system in the UK is changing, Kallanish Energy learns from energy provider National Grid.

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Shares in SSE, Centrica drop on UK energy cap pledge

April 25, 2017 0

UK’s energy utilities Centrica and SSE saw their shares drop 4-5% on Monday following pledges by the Conservative party to cap domestic energy prices in the country, if it was to win the election manifesto proposed to June 8, Kallanish Energy reports.

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UK fetches $2.94 billion in Green Investment Bank sale

April 21, 2017 0

The UK government announced on Thursday the sale of its Green Investment Bank (GIB) to a Macquarie-led consortium for £2.3 billion ($2.94 billion), making a “substantial profit” out of the privatization, Kallanish Energy reports.

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Macquarie commits to GIB’s £3B UK green investment

April 21, 2017 0

Australian bank Macquarie committed on Thursday to target £3 billion ($3.84 billion) of new investment in green energy projects in the UK over the next three years, either directly or by arranging capacity from other investors, Kallanish Energy reports.

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UK Prime Minister calls for snap election in June

April 19, 2017 0

UK Prime Minister Theresa May will put her plans to call for a snap general election on June 8 to parliamentary vote today, as she seeks to progress the country’s exit from the European Union without major disturbance from the opposition, Kallanish Energy reports.

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Centrica delays Rough’s gas injection to May 2018

April 14, 2017 0

Centrica Storage (CSL) said last week its Rough natural gas storage site can’t safely recommence injection operations in the 2017/18 storage year, rising concerns for the upcoming winter gas supply, Kallanish Energy reports.

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EDF Energy raising UK dual fuel tariffs by 7.2% 🔒

April 13, 2017 0

EDF Energy announced Wednesday a 7.2% increase on its dual fuel — electricity and gas — prices for UK domestic costumers, blaming a range of rising costs, in both wholesale and non-wholesale energy costs and obligations, Kallanish Energy learns.

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