Energy Prices

UK private renters left out in the cold this winter

The UK has been hit with an extended cold snap in December. The Met Office has issued a severe weather…

The ‘Iberian exception’: A success story?

Thursday 15 December marked six months since the introduction of a mechanism to cap wholesale gas prices in Spain and…

Weekly data: How India’s appetite for cheap Russian oil could hamper its climate ambitions

Indian government officials have been quick to defend India's decision not to comply with Western sanctions against Russian oil, despite…

Renewable power growth to double over next five years – IEA

The world’s energy crisis is driving a rapid expansion of renewable power, with global capacity growth set to almost double…

Emergency EU energy measures held hostage by gas price cap dispute

When Spain's energy minister entered the EU Energy Council in Brussels on 24 November, she left little doubt on how…

Market interventions killing industry’s access to renewable power – BASF Renewable Energy CEO

At the beginning of the year, Germany’s BASF, the world’s largest chemicals company, announced it was bundling all its activities…

Opinion: Eyes to the horizon during a crisis

EU member states have allocated more than €570bn since September 2021 to schemes designed to cushion the financial impact of…

Europe on the brink of ‘disastrous’ deindustrialisation – MYTILINEOS

The loss of Russian fossil fuels from Europe’s energy mix following the Ukraine War has increased energy prices tenfold in…

EU leaders debate gas price cap as north-south energy rifts deepen

Prime ministers and presidents from the EU’s 27 countries are gathered in Brussels today for a summit that will focus…

RE-Source 2022: EU clashes with corporates over power revenue cap

“To get out of this [energy] crisis, we need more and much faster deployment of renewables, and we need renewable…