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Renewables Now Officially Scotland’s Largest Power Source

Renewable electricity has been confirmed as Scotland’s largest power source, as new figures show green generation met the equivalent of almost half (49.5%) of the...
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Renewables: The UK’s Most Expensive Public Policy Disaster

In a report published last week by the influential Centre for Policy Studies, Rupert Darwall argues that recent UK energy policy is on course...
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Irish Energy Consumption &Emissions Continue To Fall

A new report published by the Republic of Ireland's Sustainable Energy Authority (SEAI) entitled 'Energy in Ireland 1990-2013', has revealed that the country's primary...
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Heating Oil Prices Tumble To 3 Year Low

Latest independent figures show that heating oil prices have carried on falling and are now at a three year low, which according to The...
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Nest Learning Thermostat Now €0.00

In a deal that’s set to be closely watched by consumers and competitors alike, Republic of Ireland energy utility Electric Ireland is offering new...
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Consumers Urged To Make The Switch During Energy Switching Week

Northern Ireland energy users are being urged to shop around for the best energy deals during the Consumer Council’s ‘Energy Switching Week’, which kicks...
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Gaz And Leccy Front Up Smart Meter Roll Out Programme

The programme to install more than 50 million smart meters in c.25 million homes and over 3 million small businesses across Great Britain over...
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Solar Q1 Generation Increases By 80%

Government figures published last week, have revealed that compared to this time last year, total solar electricity generation in the UK has increased by...
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Panasonic Aims To ‘Cut Out The Darkness’

Whilst the term ‘off grid’ is frequently used in a British and Irish context to describe areas without access to mains gas - and...
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Quantum Wins Best Energy & Carbon Saving Award

Dimplex’s innovative Quantum space heater has won the Energy & Carbon Saving Award in the prestigious Electrical Industry Awards 2013. The Quantum, which can provide...

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Seattle to Tax and Regulate Home Heating Oil Out of Existence...

The Seattle City Council voted unanimously on the 23rd of September to phase out the use of home heating oil in the city, a...
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Brexit & The Oil Industry