July 22, 2016
Baroness Neville-Rolfe and Nick Hurd have been handed the energy and climate change portfolios respectively in the newly created UK government department for business, energy and industrial strategy (BEIS).
The UK's Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has been abolished and Greg Clark is to leave his post as Secetary of State for Communities and Local Government to head up a new ministry called the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.
There has been growing speculation among the UK media this morning that the country’s department of energy and climate change is to be abolished, just eight years after its creation.
An initiative by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change and Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) to offer the owners of existing coal-finds plants the possibility of converting their facilities to run on gas, or of building a new CCGT, remains in place despite the political turbulence of recent weeks.
February 22, 2016
The UK’s department of energy and climate change has released its departmental five year plan and it includes detail on spending allocated to energy efficiency initiatives.
February 22, 2016
The UK’s Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has published its official departmental plan, to take into account the period from 2015 to 2020.
January 19, 2016
Hans Bunting, RWE Innogy’s chief executive, said the company had stopped all further investment and completely frozen its onshore wind development pipeline while it awaits an announcement from the UK’s Department of Energy and Climate Change on whether projects will have a route to market
October 8, 2015
There is some confusion as to the role of the department of energy and climate change following a reorganisation announced by the UK’s chancellor for the exchequer George Osborne this week.
October 2, 2015
Utility EDF Energy has received planning consent from the UK's Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) to build a 1.8 GW gas-fired power station in the east of the country.