Category Archives: Energy

Sustaining wave and tidal growth

RPS has been providing services to the wave and tidal energy industry for over 30 years, promoting the sustainable development of ocean energy. RPS provides a wide range of services providing a...

Assembly debates electricity prices

Michael McKernan reviews the Enterprise, Trade and Investment Committee’s detailed report on pricing which has stimulated a mature debate about energy’s economic impact. The Northern Ireland Assembly committee shadowing the Department of...

Whole house solutions

Bryson Energy’s Director, Nigel Brady, explains how looking at all aspects of a dwelling is key to tackling fuel poverty. Northern Ireland has one of the highest levels of fuel poverty in...

Jenny Pyper: setting a new direction

Newly appointed Utility Regulator Jenny Pyper looked at the future challenges facing her in her new role at the recent Northern Ireland Energy Forum. Jenny Pyper was speaking at the Northern Ireland...

Greg Barker: climate change aims

Progress on cutting carbon production gives the UK credibility but larger economies need to take more action, Greg Barker says. The Climate Change Minister talks to Peter Cheney. While the UK is...

CBI calls for change in infrastructure

Energy is the key infrastructure priority for business, according to a critical CBI assessment of infrastructure policy. A major CBI report has concluded that the Executive needs to introduce major improvements in...

Supporting innovation

DECC’s Graeme Childe discusses UK Government support for low carbon energy technologies with Peter Cheney. Northern Ireland’s businesses, entrepreneurs and researchers can apply for backing from the Department of Energy and Climate...