E.On chief backs solar-plus-battery offer to grab market share

E.On chief executive Johannes Teyssen has backed the firm’s nascent solar-plus-battery business to grab market share in the UK and fired a salvo at the Conservative party’s proposed energy price cap.

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M&S Energy launches third successive community energy fund

M&S Energy is to offer up to £300,000 in support of community renewables projects across the UK in its third successive Community Energy Fund.

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Second consecutive Conservative manifesto omits mention of solar PV

The Conservative Party has omitted any mention of solar PV in its second consecutive general election manifesto.

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Coca-Cola turns to solar PPAs to meet 100% renewables target

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) is now sourcing all the power needed for its UK facilities from renewables, helped by a newly built solar farm.

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TWO WEEKS LEFT to enter this year’s Solar Power Portal Awards

There are now just two weeks left to nominate your projects for this year’s Solar Power Portal Awards.

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Enel buys up lucrative UK project in “one of the most advanced markets” for battery storage

Italian energy company Enel has agreed terms to buy Element Power’s 12.5MWh battery storage project, which secured one of the most highly remunerated contracts in last year’s Enhanced Frequency Response (EFR) tender by the UK’s transmission system operator National Grid.

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Enel snaps up EFR storage project from Element Power

Italian energy company Enel has agreed terms to buy Element Power’s 12.5MWh battery storage project, which secured one of the most remunerated contracts in last year’s Enhanced Frequency Response (EFR) tender by National Grid.

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Active network management, EV industry standards and more storage: Inside SSE’s energy system works

Distribution network operator and energy firm Scottish and Southern Electricity (SSE) has revealed how it is preparing for a new, more flexible energy system in the UK.

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Aldersgate Group renews calls for subsidy-free solar CfDs

The Aldersgate Group has renewed calls for subsidy-free Contracts for Difference (CfD) auctions to be introduced.

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Green Party pledges to create an ‘energy system fit for the 21st century’

The Green Party has pledged to create an “energy system fit for the 21st century” in its energy and the environment manifesto.

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THREE WEEKS LEFT to nominate for this year’s Solar Power Portal Awards

There are now less than three weeks left to nominate your projects for this year’s Solar Power Portal Awards.

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