Thursday, 28 June 2018
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by Jenny Beynon

Brazil’s power grid puts reserves on the bench for World Cup

Read our top five energy related news stories from the last couple of weeks. Energy is always in the news in one way or another, from renewable energy technology advancements and the latest from the ‘big six’ energy suppliers to advancements in energy saving and sustainability.
Tuesday, 26 June 2018
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by Oli Coe

Pick the right export contract for you

You have installed your electricity generator and it's producing enough electricity that you are able to export some of it to the grid, but how do you know which export contract would be best for you?
Friday, 22 June 2018
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by Tim Pratt

RiP TRIAD income – long live transparent PPAs

Whilst I am in no way a legal person, it looks like the wind down of TRIAD income for embedded generators is now unstoppable.
Thursday, 21 June 2018
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by Oli Coe

Take note Biogas RHI participants – you may need to act now before it’s too late

The deadline for selecting the uplifted biogas Renewable Heat Incentive tariff is tomorrow, 22 June 2018. If you want to take advantage of this tariff uplift you need reply to Ofgem today!
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
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by Andrew Morbey

Tesla big battery is a big success

It’s been just over six months since the world’s largest battery was installed in my home country, Australia, by Tesla. The lithium-ion battery has an installed capacity of 100MW/129MWh and is connected to the Neoen* Hornsdale Wind Farm in South Australia, consisting of 32 wind turbines.
Thursday, 14 June 2018
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by Tim Pratt

Combined Heat and Power could reduce your electricity costs by half

Around 50% of your electricity bill pays for taxes, levies and getting the electricity to you. By generating your own electricity using Combined Heat and Power (CHP) you will import less electricity from the grid and therefore, avoid paying these.
Tuesday, 12 June 2018
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by Ed Hardy

Food for the system

I recently went to ‘edie Live’, a two-day show dedicated to energy, sustainability and resource efficiency. The focus this year was on ‘achieving a sustainable future’ and the programme featured a range of exhibitors and seminars.
Thursday, 07 June 2018
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by Candace Robb

Our biggest group yet

Our latest NFU Electricity Buying Group has been our best yet! In fact, we have secured over 580 contracts. This is now our biggest buying group and we were able to secure the biggest cost saving for members to date.
Tuesday, 05 June 2018
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by Oli Coe

Maximise your electricity export income

Many renewable electricity generators were installed to take advantage of Government incentives, such as the Feed-In Tariff or the Renewable Obligation Certificates schemes.