UK energy: ‘tough love’ regulation will enrich shareholders

The 2015 Competition and Markets Authority must look further afield in its Energy Market Investigation. Instead of just trying to improve competition between utilities it must facilitate non-traditional competition from consumer electronics industries (microgeneration and storage at point of use). That’s what made the UK telecoms market so successful in the 1990s

Why Chile’s copper mining industry converted to solar energy

The surge in industrial use of solar energy doesn’t just protect the climate – it will also reduce inequality, international tension and political corruption.