IEA: UK’s low carbon strategy is leading by example

Posted on May 31st, 2012

International Energy Agency (IEA) published a report “Energy Policies of IEA Countries – United Kingdom 2012 Review” applauding the UK’s long-term vision for low carbon future. UK’s 2050 low carbon vision aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050, through a variety of mechanisms such as Green Deal. The Agency supported UK’s Electricity […]

DECC to hold Green Deal Supply Chain Roadshow

Posted on May 30th, 2012

The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) announced a series of briefings to be held for the supply chain opportunities offered by the Green Deal. The Green Deal is due to begin in autumn and will allow the installation of energy efficiency measures in homes and businesses for no upfront cost. Green Deal will […]

UK’s Low Carbon Environmental Goods and Services 6th largest in the world

Posted on May 30th, 2012

According to the Low Carbon Environmental Goods and Services (LCEGS) Report, commissioned by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), the green economy in the UK grew by almost 5% during 2010/11 to £122.2bn when compared to 2009/10 data, making it the 6th largest in the world. The report also stated that there are […]

Electricity Market Reforms will keep the lights on, bills down and air clean

Posted on May 22nd, 2012

Read the full press release on the DECC website

TVV – Award winning project

Posted on May 21st, 2012

On 28th March 2012, Bracknell Forest Council received the iESE Improvement and Efficiency Award for “Working Together” for their involvement in the Thames Valley Vision project. This award recognises the authority, department or project that has instigated the most impressive programme of shared working with other public sector organisations, local authorities, local businesses or national organisations. […]

TVV meets its first two SDRC milestones

Posted on May 21st, 2012

On the 1st March 2012, TVV met it’s first two key milestones or SDRCs (successful delivery reward criteria) that were presented in the project’s Bid submission to Ofgem. These SDRC’s were in relation to customer participation, and the TVV project team organised and ran a Low Carbon Consumer Consortium Event and a Consumer Focus Group. The Low […]