British Energy Security Strategy Announced

Amongst other aspects, the UK Government’s ‘BESS’ policy paper acknowledged the important role that natural gas has and will continue to have through the energy transition. Indigenous resources on the UKCS have a low carbon footprint relative to the majority of imports and can be further improved through taking decarbonisation measures. The next step requires Read the full article…


British Energy Security Strategy

On 7th April 2022, the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) published the British Energy Security Strategy in response to global energy price rises and concerns around security of supply. Highlights include: 50GW of offshore wind by 2030, supported by an accelerated planning process (an additional 10GW to the existing target). 24GW nuclear Read the full article…


CCUS Delivery Plan 2035 – CCSA

The CCS Association’s recently published ‘Delivery Plan’ considers the UK governments ambition of capturing 50mtCO2pa by 2035. Ten urgent recommendations are made for the next 12 months, to help ensure this target can be realised. Those directly for the government, included: Certainty must be provided on the frequency and volume of future contract awards for Read the full article…