energy

The energy price cap examined
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Getting to grips with . . .

The energy price cap examined

Industry boss predicts UK market will shrink to ‘just five or six’ suppliers unless cap is abolished
21 Oct 2021
‘Boris Johnson resorting to moral blackmail on green policies’
Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street
Instant Opinion

‘Boris Johnson resorting to moral blackmail on green policies’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
20 Oct 2021
Is it worth switching your gas boiler to a heat pump?
Boris Johnson
Why we’re talking about . . .

Is it worth switching your gas boiler to a heat pump?

The government hopes to have 5.5 million heat pumps in British homes by 2030
20 Oct 2021
The gas crunch
The UK’s gas supplies are reliant on Russian pipelines
Getting to grips with . . .

The gas crunch

High gas prices are creating chaos in energy markets – and Britain is particularly vulnerable
17 Sep 2021
Instant Opinion: people ‘believe women lie about rape’
Cyprus rape case
In Depth

Instant Opinion: people ‘believe women lie about rape’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 8 January
8 Jan 2020
Energy firms move offshore to prevent Labour power grab
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In Brief

Energy firms move offshore to prevent Labour power grab

National Grid and SSE open international holding companies to protect against nationalisation plans
25 Nov 2019
Smart meter roll-out: what went wrong
Smart meter
In Depth

Smart meter roll-out: what went wrong

Completion date for UK upgrade is pushed back four years amid technical problems
17 Sep 2019

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US overtakes Saudi Arabia as world's No. 1 oil exporter
A flame torch at the Total refinery in Donges, western France
In Brief

US overtakes Saudi Arabia as world's No. 1 oil exporter

Trump administration actively pursuing ‘energy dominance’ regardless of what happens to oil prices
13 Sep 2019
What will energy nationalisation cost?
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In Brief

What will energy nationalisation cost?

Labour plans to take over gas and energy networks criticised by business groups
16 May 2019
UK signals shift from nuclear to renewables
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In Brief

UK signals shift from nuclear to renewables

Business Secretary says ‘economics of the energy market have changed significantly in recent years’
18 Jan 2019
Britain’s nuclear energy future in jeopardy
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In Brief

Britain’s nuclear energy future in jeopardy

Hitachi set to suspend work on £16bn reactor, leaving Hinkley Point as the only new UK plant still being built
15 Jan 2019
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