Below is this week’s summary. It should be a one minute read relevant to UK energy with links to documents for those who wish to read more.
*** NOTE: The COMPLETE weekly update is not including UK General Election announcements related to energy (there are a lot!) ***
(Click a bullet point to open the relevant article)
Monday – 25th November
- BBC reports on a projected global fall in use of coal for generation of electricity in 2019 and asks ‘is this the beginning of the end?’
Tuesday – 26th November
- The UK Heat Pump Association sets out the opportunities and challenges of heat pumps in their role to de-carbonise heating.
Thursday – 28th November
- Another statement of the case for hydrogen as a fuel which can help UK reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions.
Friday – 29th November
- One of the UK’s so-called ‘Big Six’ energy suppliers is expected to cut 4,500 jobs in an effort to return to profit in a challenging market.
- The UK’s Rail Safety and Standards Board has commissioned a study into the viability of hydrogen replacing diesel to fuel train services.
Saturday – 30th November