National Grid profit hurt by nuclear power station write-off

Full-year profits at National Grid fell by nearly a third as the company that owns and operates vital energy infrastructure was hit by...

UK energy companies fail to promote women to executive roles

Leading UK energy companies are failing to promote women into senior roles, figures show. Just 6% of executive board seats are filled by women,...

Corbyn to reveal Labour plans to nationalise UK's energy network

Jeremy Corbyn will outline plans to nationalise Britain’s energy network in a move that would transfer companies to public ownership soon after a...

Labour plans nationalisation at below market value

Investors in Britain’s energy network companies are unlikely to receive compensation based on market value when the businesses are nationalised by a future...

City investors push for BP to be more open on climate change policy

A coalition of major City investors have emerged as key players in forcing BP to be more transparent in how it fights climate...

Metro Bank's attempts to carry on as normal are getting ridiculous

Metro Bank says its £350m fundraising is “well advanced”, which is not the same thing as being finalised, priced and ready to go....

British Gas parent Centrica warns of ‘challenging’ 2019 start

Centrica has warned a new cap on household energy bills in Britain, plus other factors such as warmer weather and weak commodity prices,...

Nature and the costs of hitting UK’s zero emissions

Pick a point in time at random, let’s say 11am on May 9 this year. Where did Britain’s electricity come from? According to...

Britain passes one week without coal power for first time since 1882

Britain has gone a week without using coal to generate electricity for the first time since Queen Victoria was on the throne, in...

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