Tag Archives: BEIS

Stanlow secures government backing

A new project that forms part of Essar’s plans to decarbonise the Stanlow Refinery in North West England has secured a £7.2m grant from the Industrial Energy Transformation Fund. The funding has been made available through the Department for Business, Read more »


UKPIA welcomes support for decarbonisation projects

UKPIA

UKPIA welcomes the announcement of £171 million of funding towards major decarbonisation projects involving a number of UKPIA member companies. The Department for Business Energy and Industrial Strategy has announced Industrial Decarbonisation Fund projects that it will be supporting in Read more »


OGUK CEO says Energy White Paper must be opportunity

Deirdre Michie

OGUK chief executive Deirdre Michie OBE appeared before the House of Commons Business Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Select Committee to give evidence on the Energy White Paper (EWP) calling for it to be an opportunity for jobs and communities. Read more »


OFTEC urges support for renewable liquid fuels after PM outlines 10-point plan

Paul Rose, CEO of OFTEC, responds to the Government plan for ‘Green Industrial Revolution’: Decarbonising heat from UK homes is a national priority that must be urgently addressed. However, we are concerned about the high costs rural households are likely Read more »


UKIFDA ‘not surprised’ by findings of public research

Guy Pulham

UKIFDA welcomes the findings from a survey of the GB public on the transition to a low-carbon heating future in a report from NatCen Social Research for BEIS. UKIFDA CEO Guy Pulham, comments; “The report doesn’t throw up many surprises Read more »


Clean Heat Grant proposed to accelerate low carbon heating

The UK Government has outlined its intentions to replace the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) with a new Clean Heat Grant which aims to help households and businesses decarbonise through technology and push the nation towards its net-zero target for 2050 Read more »