Damning climate report shows UK has to ‘pick up the racket’ on renewables investment

Damning climate report shows UK has to ‘pick up the racket’ on renewables investment

Emma Pinchbeck, RenewableUK’s deputy chief executive, blasted the government for placing barriers in the way of renewable energy investment and innovation, which she said hampered “progress” on climate targets.

Storm Erik causes new peak for British wind generation

Storm Erik causes new peak for British wind generation

RenewableUK’s executive director Emma Pinchbeck said: “At one of the coldest times of the year, when we need it most, wind is generating over a third of Britain’s power needs, setting a new clean energy record.

Mixed reaction to nuclear project suspension

Mixed reaction to nuclear project suspension

We have launched the £200 million Nuclear Sector Deal in North Wales to create the right business environment to ensure the sector remains cost competitive with other forms of low-carbon technologies, which helps us to deliver our Clean Growth Strategy.” Emma Pinchbeck, of RenewableUK – which represents the wind industry, said: “Today’s announcement risks blowing a hole in the Government’s plans to meet our carbon targets.