Richard Tarboton, Executive Director, Energy Optimisation Practice, talks to Energy Live News about renewable energy following the morning panel debate on 'power station to the plug' at Energy Live Conference 2015.
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At EY we understand energy. As the UK heads toward a low-carbon economy, managing energy needs in a complex and somewhat erratic sector has become increasingly critical to business success.
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Our latest insights
Whilst the oilfield services sector has benefitted in recent years from strong oil prices, companies are seeing major change, and must address the consolidation opportunities this presents.
Mining Eye Q3 2015
Junior miners continue to struggle during Q3 – a quarter to forget for AIM miners
The Mining Eye includes an update of our index performance, fund raising trends, and our view of the latest developments in the world of junior mining on AIM.
Disruptive technologies are pushing utilities to rethink. This issue of Utilities Unbundled explores overs key elements of this transformation, including advances in solar and wind technology, new retail approaches, market reform and gender diversity.
Powering the UK 2015
Empowering UK growth, jobs and energy users through continued investment
Powering the UK sets out the energy sector’s vital contribution to the UK's economy and prosperity. Find out more.
Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index: September 2015
An increasingly diverse policy landscape prompts a major reshuffle, while public-private partnerships enter the policy spotlight.
Power transactions and trends | Q2 2015
Highlights how the sector’s rapid changes are driving a new merger and acquisition (M&A) agenda. Read the full report
Following public pressure, Ofgem referred the energy market to the CMA in 2014 to see if there were features in the industry affecting competition. Find out more
Our latest report examines why consumers switch energy suppliers and considers the motivation behind their decision.
Our 12th Capital Confidence Barometer gauges corporate confidence in the economic outlook, and identifies boardroom trends and practices.
Our 12th Capital Confidence Barometer saw deal intentions grow as focus shifted toward innovative acquisitions.
Our Energy blog
Powering the UK: Supporting talent
06 November 2015
Powering the UK 2015
22 October 2015
Highlights from the YEP Forum: “Can innovation solve the energy trilemma?”
5 October 2015
“Less is more”
7 July 2015
Energy investment unaffected by election
11 May 2015
Energy Live News interviews Richard Tarboton on UK energy policy. Energy policy is a great opportunity to look at three dimensions - price, volume and time - to help companies and users find a simple strategy that cuts through complexities in the current market.
Energy Live News follows the release of two key EY industry reports for the offshore oilfield services sector and the UK shale gas industry.
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