25 Jul '12, 7am

Our initial take on RO decision More detail to follow

The government has today published its long-awaited decision on future renewable energy subsidy levels, confirming the Lib Dems have successfully resisted demands from Chancellor George Osborne for deeper cuts in support for onshore wind farms and changes to policies governing new gas-fired power plants. FURTHER READING Osborne’s gas-land vision - 10 questions the Chancellor must answer... Osborne moves to kill green economy with gas 'manifesto' DECC launches £8m community renewable heating funding competition As expected the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) today announced changes to the Renewables Obligation (RO) subsidy mechanism for the period between 2013 and 2017 that are largely in line with original expectations, meaning onshore wind farms will only face a 10 per cent cut in support. Energy and Climate Change Secretary Ed Davey predicted the changes w...

Full article: http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/news/2194029/davey-renewa...

Tweets

DECC

decc.gov.uk 25 Jul '12, 6am

Changes to subsidies for renewable electricity could incentivise between £20 billion and £25 billion of new investment in ...

Reports: Renewable energy subsidy changes penci...

businessgreen.com 24 Jul '12, 9am

A delayed government announcement on changes to renewable energy subsidies could be made this week, according to reports s...

Lib Dem victory paves way for renewables subsid...

businessgreen.com 24 Jul '12, 5pm

The government is expected to tomorrow announce new levels of subsidies for renewable energy projects, after a deal was br...

CBI voices “mounting frustration” over delay to...

businessgreen.com 18 Jul '12, 11am

The CBI has joined the chorus of criticism over the government's delay to a crucial decision on changes to renewable energ...

Davey Rules Out 25% Reduction for Onshore Wind Subsidy in U.K.: U.K. Energy Secretary Ed Davey ruled out a 25 p...

Davey Rules Out 25% Reduction for Onshore Wind ...

renewableenergyworld.com 19 Jul '12, 3pm

Davey, who said he had planned to announce details of the program today before Parliament adjourns for its summer recess, ...

Quick round up of those reports on the RO decis...

businessgreen.com 17 Jul '12, 8am

The government has reportedly delayed a crucial decision on subsidy levels for wind farms and other forms of renewable ene...

Minister Welcomes Boeing's decision to sign up ...

mod.uk 25 Jul '12, 10am

Following the publication of a MOD White Paper 'National Security Through Technology', overseas-based suppliers have been ...

R&A says decision could come soon whether long putters stay legal #pga #golf

R&A says decision could come soon whether long ...

pga.com 23 Jul '12, 2pm

LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England -- One day after Ernie Els won the British Open to become the third major champion using a belly...

Race for THE 25: Five who need to make a move

Race for THE 25: Five who need to make a move

pgatour.com 24 Jul '12, 2pm

text size Stan Badz/PGA TOUR Russell Henley had his best finish of the year in Utah, where he ended up in a tie for ninth....

Daily SG: 25 July 2012 #sgdailynews

Daily SG: 25 July 2012 #sgdailynews

singaporedaily.net 25 Jul '12, 4am

By singaporedaily ⋅ July 25, 2012 ⋅ Post a comment (Credit: The Sketch Times ) Tax Payers’ Monies Squandered Well-Spent? –...

Whose decision was it anyway?: KJ John Malaysia...

blog.limkitsiang.com 18 Jul '12, 4am

KJ John Malaysiakini Jul 17, 2012 I am a proud former Administrative and Diplomatic Service (PTD) officer. I thoroughly en...

Why you should take a corporate sabbatical: SAP, Ernst & Young and HSBC all send employees on overseas trips to

Why you should take a corporate sabbatical: SAP...

greenbiz.com 23 Jul '12, 12pm

Ernst & Young audit manager Matt Collins was personally involved in environmental projects before he traveled to Costa Ric...