Natural gas venting and flaring increased in North Dakota and Texas in 2018

The volume of U.S. natural gas that was reported as vented and flared reached its highest average annual level of 1.28 billion cubic feet...

Nearly Half of Energy Customers Have Never Switched Supplier

Just 53% of energy customers have ever switched energy supplier, suggesting that millions aren’t shopping around and could be paying over the odds for...

Swansea Tidal Power Project Needs £1.2 Million to Stay Afloat

The project planning to harness energy from tides in Swansea Bay is seeking an emergency cash infusion, with the aim of developing a tidal...

More Than Three Million Second-Generation Smart Meters Now Online

Less than three months after suppliers installed the two-millionth second-generation smart meter, another milestone has been reached. The three-millionth SMETS2 smart meter was installed...

Three-Quarters of Britons Want the Government to Do More to Support Renewable Energy

A majority of Britons believe the government is responsible for tackling climate change and would like it to extend more support to renewables. That’s...

Early November cold weather prompts fuel switching in PJM and MISO

A historic November cold snap sent temperatures below freezing in 75% of the Lower 48 states. Because of this cold snap, the price of...

Siemens Delivers World’s First HL-Class Gas Turbine to North Carolina Site

Siemens has delivered its first-ever HL-class gas turbine to Duke Energy’s Lincoln County Combustion Turbine generation station, located near Denver, North Carolina. The HL-class gas...

U.S. average gasoline prices this week are similar to the previous two Thanksgivings

As U.S. households prepare for Thanksgiving and the holiday travel season, gasoline prices this year are similar to prices in recent years. As of...

Eleciton 2019: National Grid and SSE Move Offshore Over Labour Plans

Two energy firms have shifted ownership of their operations overseas, to protect shareholders from Labour’s nationalisation plans. In recent months, National Grid has incorporated...

117m Tonnes of Emissions Produced by Wasted Energy Last Year

At least 117 million tonnes of emissions were generated in the UK in 2018 by energy that was since wasted, according to research. French firm...