A group of MPs have suggested that the UK should introduce a system of energy rationing to deal with what they view as impending energy and climate crises. Read more
Last year was not a good one for investment in green projects and technologies. The combined effect of the recession and the hangover from the failure of the Cancun talks saw investment levels drop sharply.
But this year is looking rosier, according to HSBC. Read more
[huhne1] In this first weekly readers’ Q&A session of 2011, Chris Huhne, the UK energy secretary, answers your electricity-market related questions.
In the second of two posts, he discusses the cost of emissions targets, the chances of another oil shock and what should happen to the “big six” power companies. Read more