Open mobile menu

INSIGHT & ANALYSIS

  • Insight Energy

    CBI's response to the BEIS Cost of Energy review call for evidence

    12 April 2018 - 

    Commissioned by the government in 2017, Professor Dieter Helm’s Cost of Energy Review considered how to keep electricity costs as low as possible. The CBI’s response, published in January, to the government’s subsequent call for evidence welcomed the review, and urged a sustained period of policy consistency to maintain business confidence. 

  • Insight Energy

    What are industry trade associations saying about EU rules and regulations?

    11 April 2018 - 

    As part of its six-month long evidence gathering efforts, the CBI spoke with dozens of trade associations to get their views on the future of the rules that will govern the UK economy. The CBI would like to thank all those who contributed to its new report, Smooth operations, and has published a selection of the trade associations’ responses to our new report below:

  • Case study Energy

    Milton Keynes: Wirelessly charged electric buses

    25 April 2017 - 

    Arriva operates eight Wrightbus StreetLite electric buses as part of a multi-stakeholder project to demonstrate the UK’s first all-electric route and the first UK application of inductive charging. Taking a significant step towards meeting UK emissions targets within the transport sector.

  • Insight Energy

    Government responds to consultation on interim scheme for the Energy Company Obligation

    28 March 2017 - 

    With the end of the first phase of the Energy Company Obligation in sight, government has released its response to a recent consultation, setting out what we can expect from the next phase of the scheme.

  • Insight Energy

    With 2030 emissions targets on the horizon, what should an emissions reduction plan look like?

    28 March 2017 - 

    The CBI has long argued that decarbonisation and economic growth can go hand in hand. Our recent report Stepping up to the Challenge sets out how a whole system plan, combined with the right mind-set can deliver carbon targets, but also help the UK create growth and prosperity in all regions, and a global calling card in low-carbon technologies and services.

  • Case study Energy

    Switching on, and off, can make our energy system cheaper and greener

    25 February 2017 - 

    Find out how Tarmac is using demand response to help manage the electricity grid

  • Case study Energy

    Electrical storage is already saving money and carbon

    25 February 2017 - 

    Read how AES is delivering grid services with batteries in Northern Ireland

  • Report Energy

    Stepping up to the challenge

    25 February 2017 - 

    A refreshed plan coupled with the right mind-set can maximise the opportunity of the low-carbon transition.

  • Insight Energy

    Business vision for a 2030 low-carbon economy

    25 July 2016 - 

    With the Fifth Carbon Budget having recently been legislated, it is crucial that businesses have their say in ensuring that we have a credible plan to meet it. See how you can get involved in the CBI’s project to set out the business vision for a low-carbon transition.

Energy overview

Related news