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UK Regulator Hands Out Fines To Utilities OVO Energy, Telecom Plus

Ofgem on Wednesday dished out fines to OVO Energy Ltd, which recently bought SSE PLC's household energy unit, as well as to Telecom Plus PLC.

read more... 29/01/2020


Natural Power on point for 2GW grid link

Renewables consultancy Natural Power has helped to secure consent for the 2GW AQUIND interconnector between southern England and northern France.

read more... 10/01/2020


National Grid contractor to build £1 billion tunnel underneath south London

The National Grid has announced a contractor for a £1 billion project to build a 20-mile tunnel underneath south London.

read more... 31/12/2019


French strike cuts power capacity by 2 GW

A strike is cutting France’s power capacity by 2,055 MW on Wednesday morning, of which 665 MW was nuclear, 1,160 MW coal and 230 MW hydro, the latest transparency data showed.

read more... 18/12/2019


France is 2019’s biggest electricity exporter, Italy the largest importer

A new report reveals that France was Europe’s biggest exporter of power in the first 11 months of this year, while Italy imported the largest volume of electricity.

read more... 13/12/2019