OilFiredUp – Week in Review

APHC Reveals Startling New Findings of Building Regulations Enforcement Research

Association of plumbing and heating contractorsNew independent research findings from the Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors (APHC) highlight the need for urgent improvements to the enforcement of Building Regulations in the plumbing and heating industry…..Read More

OGA Launches 29th Offshore Licensing Round

Oil and Gas Authority UKThe Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has launched the 29th Offshore Licensing Round with more than 1200 blocks on offer to support the OGA’s objective of maximising economic recovery (MER) from the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS)…..Read More

OFTEC Joins Call for New Government to Stick with Key EU 2020 Climate Change Targets

OFTEC joins call for new government to stick with key EU 2020 climate change targetsOFTEC, alongside 29 other organisations*, has signed a letter to the new Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), Greg Clark, calling for a commitment to critical EU 2020 carbon reduction and energy infrastructure targets, irrespective of Brexit…..Read More

Ministerial Portfolios Confirmed at Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Following the creation of the new Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and the appointment of Rt Hon Greg Clark MP as Secretary of State, the full list of ministerial responsibilities within the department has now been confirmed…..Read More

 

Scottish Fuel Bank Tackles Fuel Poverty

Scottish Fuel Bank Tackles Fuel Poverty

Trussell Trust and energy supplier NPower is launching the first ever Fuel Bank in Scotland.  The scheme gives foodbank users with pre-payment meters vouchers, so they do not have to choose between ‘heating and eating’…..Read More

POWERful Women Needed in the Energy Sector

POWERful Women Needed in the Energy SectorThe Energy Institute (EI) and POWERful Women (PfW) hosted a round table discussion on ‘The importance of women in energy’ to address the barriers facing women working in the global energy sector……Read More