2014 September news archive

01 October

Solar power is set to overtake gas and oil as the planet’s main energy source by 2050

According to a new report released by the International Energy Agency, it’s likely that by mid-century, the sun could surpass oil and gas as the world’s primary source of energy.

29 September

DONG Energy supports the North West economy in plans to expand Burbo Bank offshore wind farm

Danish company, DONG Energy outlines support for Britain's North West economy following an announcement that the company plan to expand Liverpool's Burbo Bank offshore wind farm. The renewable energy project is an effort to upscale Britain's wind energy production to reach a yearly production target of 41GW by 2030.

01 September

SSE Airtricity implements gas price freeze until April 2015

Cooking surface and gas ringsSSE Airtricity has announced that it will freeze its gas prices for its customers in Northern Ireland until April 2015. The move comes after a the electricity and gas supplier and the Northern Irish industry regulating body, Utility Regulator, conducted a half-yearly review into current pricing strategies. As a result, SSE Airtricity has effectively given ...