British Gas and E.On have become the third and fourth suppliers to announce that they will be freezing prices on their standard tariffs for the duration of this Winter.
National Grid’s Gas Distribution arm has just signed an investment deal with Advanced Plasma Power, putting funds up to develop a new bio gas plant in Swindon.
The chairman of renewables focused energy provider Ecotricity has just announced a large investment into what he believes could be a major source of energy for the UK and the rest of the world – gas produced from grass.
Independent research has shown that over the past month, five of the UK’s Big Six energy providers have increased prices for their cheapest tariffs by more than 15%.
A combination of various factors serving to limit energy generated from plants in several European countries could push up domestic prices, households have been warned.
Donald Trump’s recent victory in the US Presidential election has had environmental campaigners vocally concerned about the future of global efforts to slow climate change.
The latest UN climate summit began on Monday, with leaders now settling in for two weeks of discussions and negotiations aimed at ironing out the implementation of the Paris deal and global climate goals generally.
The UN Paris Climate Agreement has officially come into force this Friday, after fast tracked ratification from the European Union pushed it past the necessary threshold last month.