Ed Davey, the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, has made the much awaited announcement on 19 March 2013 granting development consent
Following the Fukushima nuclear disaster on 11 March, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change Chris Huhne commissioned Dr Mike Weightman, chief nuclear inspector, to establish any lessons to be learned for the UK nuclear programme.
The Feed-in Tariff (FITs) scheme was launched in April last year to provide financial incentives for generators of low carbon electricity.
Today's entry reports on recent onshore wind farm decisions that will be relevant to the new Planning Act regime.
The Infrastructure Plannning Commission (IPC) is the body charged with advising on, and from 1 March 2010 processing, applications for nationally significant infrastructure projects (NSIPs).
The 1994 Coal Industry Act clarified that the ownership of methane does not rest with the CA.
The UK Government's Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has launched a program to challenge householders and drivers to save energy and cut back their carbon emissions.