Regen response to the BEIS and Ofgem call for evidence on “A Smart, Flexible Energy System”, 13 January 2017

Along with many others Regen was hard at work yesterday polishing off our response to the BEIS and Ofgem call for evidence on a Smart and Flexible Energy System.Read more

Regen welcomes Hendry Review into tidal lagoons as ‘key opportunity’ for UK, 12 January 2017

Regen today welcomed the recommendation provided in the long awaited Hendry Review that the UK should embark on the development of a program of tidal lagoons. The independent report was published today after being launched by the UK government in the spring of 2016.Read more

Heat Update: RHI changes announced, 15 December 2016

After nine months of waiting we now have a response from government on the future of the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI). Many of the proposals put forward in the consultation have been implemented, but there are some notable surprises.Read more

Capacity Market T4 Auction provisional results are now out – battery storage does well with 500 MW of new capacity, 9 December 2016

The provisional results of the Capacity Market Auction have now been released. This is now perhaps the key government intervention in the energy market and, as such, has implications for all renewables as well as demand side response and storage.Read more

Renewable Futures: disruptive innovation and the energy sector, 8 December 2016

Regen’s Renewable Futures conference and exhibition is one of the annual dates in the diary where our sector gets together, takes stock and looks ahead.Read more

Smart and Flexible Energy System Update, 6 December 2016

A very quick update for those who are involved with or looking at the market for energy storage, demand side response and distributed (embedded) generationRead more

Launch of Energy Storage - Towards a Commercial Model 2nd edition,

We are pleased to launch the second edition of our latest paper: “Storage: towards a commercial model” which looks beyond general discussions to focus on the practical challenges in developing and implementing viable storage business models.Read more

Renewable Futures and Green Energy Awards Press Release 2016

Innovative schemes honoured at South West Green Energy Awards Last night (29 November), the south west's green energy industry gathered at a glittering awards' ceremony in Bath to celebrate the companies, projects and individuals at the forefront of the region's growing renewable energy industry.Read more

Marine Energy Sector Update - Winter 2016

It has been a little while since our last marine newsletter, and plenty has happened in this time. With a number of positive stories emerging over the past few months we thought it would be timely to provide an update on all things marine energy including: Contracts for Difference; news from Wave Hub, Carnegie, and MeyGen; as well as upcoming events.Read more

Levy Control Framework overspend “Lessons Learnt” report fails to recognise the wider economic costs, 28 November 2016

Levy Control Framework overspend “Lessons Learnt” report fails to recognise the wider cost in closed businesses, lost jobs and lost opportunities that resulted from the government knee-jerk reactionRead more