News Archive from July 2012

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  1. The Pentland Firth and Orkney Waters get on board with marine power
    The Pentland Firth and Orkney Waters in the North of Scotland will today confirm their place on the global marine energy map with the launch of the area as a Marine Energy Park. Energy and Climate Cha...
    30 July 2012
  2. Statement on Osprey Field
    DECC can confirm that a hydrocarbon spill was reported in the vicinity of the Osprey subsea manifold that feeds back to the Dunlin Alpha installation at approximately 8.30pm on Tuesday 10 July. The Du...
    27 July 2012
  3. New guidance for local authorities to improve energy efficiency of homes
    New guidance to help local authorities in England improve the energy efficiency of their residential housing has been published today. The guidance, issued under the Home Energy Conservation Act (HECA...
    26 July 2012
  4. Statistical press release: Digest of UK energy statistics 2012
    The Department of Energy and Climate Change today releases 4 key publications: Digest of United Kingdom Energy Statistics 2012 UK Energy in Brief Energy Flow Chart Energy Consump...
    26 July 2012
  5. Written Ministerial Statement on the Renewables Obligation Banding Review
    Today my department is publishing the Government's decision on the levels of financial support that will be available through the Renewables Obligation (RO) for large-scale renewable electricity gener...
    25 July 2012
  6. DECC HQ slashes energy use
    The Department of Energy and Climate Change has been awarded a new, improved Display Energy Certificate (DEC) rating of 'C' for its headquarters building. A DEC is measure of the energy efficiency of...
    25 July 2012
  7. Renewable energy to bring £25bn of investment into uk economy - Davey
    Changes to subsidies for renewable electricity could incentivise between £20 billion and £25 billion of new investment in the economy between 2013 and 2017. The Banding Review for the Rene...
    25 July 2012
  8. Gregory Barker speech at the RHPP Communities Scheme Launch
    Good morning and thank you for coming today, I have great pleasure in announcing the third and final element of this year's Renewable Heat Premium Payment – the Communities Scheme. Before launch...
    24 July 2012
  9. Community low carbon heating scheme launched
    £8m community scheme under the Renewable Heat Premium Payment (RHPP) opens to applications today Winners of £10m social landlord competition  2012 revealed Low carbon he...
    24 July 2012
  10. Charles Hendry's Highlands & Islands energy tour
    Minister of State Charles Hendry is visiting the Highlands & Islands of Scotland to see first-hand how the region's plentiful energy resources are being harnessed. The Minister began his visit wi...
    24 July 2012
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