20 Dec '11, 11am

Gas, not renewable energy, main reason for UK energy price hike: Research by the UK Committee on Climate Change

Smart energy systems: Transitioning renewables onto the grid Modern society is dependent on flexible electrical energy, available on demand and at an affordable cost. Most of our electrical energy is produced by converting the carbon stored in coal or natural gas into heat energy and then via a turbine into mechanical energy. The 32 DECC action points for energy in the UK The UK Department of Energy and Climate Change has published a list of 32 action points for saving energy through the Green Deal, ensure energy security and a low-carbon energy future, manage the UK’s energy legacy and drive ambitious action on climate change domestically and internationally. UK needs 'huge investment' in renewable energy The UK Government has published a Renewables Roadmap alongside its latest White Paper on the Electricity Market Reform (EMR). Aussie blues as green policy chaos persists...

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