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Energy Live News, the award winning news service, is the leader in energy news and information. We started with a simple vision to cover energy across the board, fossil fuels or renewables, nuclear or cleantech we will bring the news to you wherever it is happening. We are independent, fair and engaging and listen to all voices across the sector. We are leaders in online energy TV and we bring you interviews and interesting filmed stories from across the UK and abroad.

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New Power

New Power is the key information resource for any organisation with a financial interest in the UK energy sector. Subscription includes:

  • Searchable online data on around 2000 UK power projects in operation and in the development pipeline, continuously updated
  • News, comment and expert analysis of the UK energy industry, plus interviews with UK energy industry leaders, in the monthly report

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Supporting partners


BEAMA is the independent expert knowledge base and forum for the electrotechnical industry for the UK and across Europe.  Representing over 300 manufacturing companies in the electrotechnical sector, the organisation has significant influence over UK and international political, standardisation and commercial policy.

British Hydropower Association

The BHA promotes the hydropower industry in the UK and abroad and aims to increase the awareness of its quality and scope in the wider world. Hydropower is one of the most reliable, predictable and least environmentally intrusive of all renewable energies.

Business Council for Sustainable Development

BCSD-UK is the only affiliated branch in the UK of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD).  Their focus is on the practical implementation of sustainable development values and the promotion of sustainable development as a key to world class business standards and new business opportunities.

Cambridge Cleantech

Cambridge Cleantech supports the growth of environmental goods and services or “cleantech” companies by co-ordinating, supporting and promoting commercial opportunities for our members in Greater Cambridge, home to one of the fastest growing cleantech clusters in Europe.

Carbon Trust

The Carbon Trust works with organisations to accelerate the move to a sustainable, low carbon economy.  Our partners and clients are leaders in this transition – governments and multilateral organisations, businesses and the public sector.  We cut through uncertainty to provide insights that support better decisions;  we design and manage projects that overcome financial and behavioural barriers;  we recognise clients through assurance and certification of positive outcomes.


Cenex is an industry-led public-private partnership set up with the aim of assisting UK industry to build competitive advantage from the global shift to a low carbon economy.  It supports innovation through a Knowledge Transfer Network dedicated to low carbon and fuel cell technologies and through brokering a programme of activities focused on technology demonstration, targeting early market adoption and supply chain development.

Centre for Process Innovation

CPI develops products, processes, services and businesses in the process and manufacturing sectors, and brings jobs and prosperity to the North East of England.  Across its specialist technology areas, CPI delivers a unique portfolio of activities: providing services to the global business community in process innovation, consultancy and research, and in the formation and management of development partnerships; establishing and running publicly funded agencies and projects in emerging technologies and forming new companies through spin-outs and joint ventures.

Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists

The Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists(CIAT) represents over 8,000 professionals working and studying in the field of Architectural Technology. CIAT is internationally recognised as the qualifying body for Chartered Architectural Technologists (MCIAT) and Architectural Technicians (TCIAT).  As the lead qualifying body for Architectural Technology, it represents those practising and studying within the discipline.


Founded in 2008 in Paris, Cleantuesday supports the development of Cleantech and Renewable Energies: Startups, SME, large corporations, investors and local authorities. Since its creation, Cleantuesday has organized more than 250 events from China to Canada and from Morocco to Norway, reaching 20,000 professionals worldwide.

Coal Research Forum

It is in the context of the challenges associated with coal utilisation in the UK that the Coal Research Forum acts as a focal point, providing a means of communication between industry, universities and policy-makers.

East of England Energy Group

The East of England Energy Group (EEEGR) is the industry association for energy in the East of England, representing over 350 members across the supply chain.   As a non-profit, business-led group, EEEGR is committed to the sustained development of its members and the wider energy sector in the region.  The East of England is a world leading all energy hub and EEEGR is the catalyst making things happen.

Energy Innovation Centre

The Energy Innovation Centre (EIC) enjoys a unique relationship with its industry partners across the gas and electricity energy networks and share their commitment to fostering a culture of ambition and innovation with an emphasis on what can be achieved.  Each of the EIC’s industry partners offer access to the market for SMEs.  The EIC’s role is two-fold.  Firstly to act as an innovation scout for our industry partners, proactively seeking opportunities that have the potential to benefit the EIC’s partner operations, improve Health and Safety, benefit customers or contribute to reducing energy costs.  Secondly the EIC acts as a gateway to industry expertise and funding.

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

EPSRC is the main UK government agency for funding research and training in engineering and the physical sciences, investing around £740 million a year in a broad range of subjects – from mathematics to materials science, and from information technology to structural engineering.

Environmental Services Association

The Environmental Services Association (ESA) is the trade association representing the UK’s resource and waste management sector. ESA Members provide essential resource and waste management services to the public and private sectors, and manage waste on behalf of the whole of society, be it through recycling, recovery or landfill.  We work with our members to transform waste and resource management across the country. We work with all levels of government and regulators to deliver more sustainable resource management solutions for the UK, and our work helps enable our Members to turn Britain’s waste into valuable resources while protecting the environment.


FETA is the UK body which, for over 30 years, has represented the interests of some 400 manufacturers, suppliers, installers and contractors within the heating, ventilating, building controls, refrigeration & air conditioning industry to policy makers and the wider public.  FETA provides members with information on market issues, legislation, training, technological advances and research.   FETA participates in a wide variety of scientific, public and policy debates, which might affect members, and is able to influence and contribute to policies, legislation, regulations and standards.  Through its contacts with government and lobbying organisations, FETA is able to raise issues on behalf of members, and to communicate to them, information from government departments on a wide variety of subjects.

The Future Economy Network

The Future Economy Network is an Events & Communications service, focusing on delivering sustainability related events and networking opportunities whilst providing an invaluable mechanism for strategic communication.


Geothermal Association of Ireland

The Geothermal Association of Ireland (GAI) was formed as a not for profit association in 1998 to promote the development of geothermal energy in all its forms in Ireland. GAI is committed to education and awareness building to promote the use of geothermal as a sustainable energy system in Ireland.  It represents the geothermal and ground source heat pump sector in Ireland.

Ground Source Heat Pump Association

The Ground Source Heat Pump Association principle aims are: to encourage the growth and development of the ground source heat pump industry in the United Kingdom by promoting the efficient and sustainable use of ground source heat pumps, raising awareness of the benefits of ground source heat pumps, assisting in the development and practice of sound industry-related standards; to assist, encourage and support the setting up and maintaining of high standard training for the industry; to provide a forum for information interchange; to liaise with other related organisations in matters of benefit to the industry; to represent the industry in matters of local, national and international interest to members.

Heat Pump Association

The Heat Pump Association (HPA) is the UK’s leading authority on the use and benefits of heat pump technology and includes many of the country’s leading manufacturers of heat pumps, components and associated equipment.  The Association influences legislation and other matters that affect the interests of either the industry in general, or its members in particular. In addition, the HPA co-ordinates technical and market research into areas of mutual interest, identified by members with the aim of improving market opportunities for members, at home and abroad.

Innovation Gateway

The Innovation Gateway is an alliance of organisations working in partnership to reduce the risk and cost of adopting high-impact solutions to energy, waste, water and productivity & wellbeing challenges. Current partners include RBS, Heathrow, Carillion, Kingfisher, Unite Students, Lancaster University and the University of Cambridge. By attracting the best innovation through the collective power of the partners’ brands, innovators, and SMEs get an opportunity to pilot their solutions on the property portfolios of some of Britain’s biggest companies.

The Institute of Air Quality Management

The Institute of Air Quality Management was launched in November 2002 to provide a focal point for all air quality professionals.  Our mission is to be an authoritative voice by maintaining, enhancing and promoting the highest standards of working practices in the field of air quality and for the professional development of those who undertake this work.

Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment

The Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) is a not-for-profit membership organisation established to promote best practice standards in environmental management, auditing and assessment.  The Institute offers ongoing support to environmental professionals and aims to promote sustainability through improved environmental practice and performance.

Institute of Physics

The Institute of Physics is a scientific membership organisation with a worldwide membership of 35,000 members, working to increase the understanding and application of physics.  It is a leading communicator of physics with all audiences from specialists, through government, to the general public.  IOP Publishing is a world leader in scientific publishing and the electronic dissemination of physics.

The Institution of Engineering & Technology

The Institution of Engineering and Technology is one of the world’s leading professional societies for the engineering and technology community. The IET has more than 150,000 members in 127 countries and offices in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific. The IET provides a global knowledge network to facilitate the exchange of ideas and promote the positive role of science, engineering and technology in the world.

The Institution of Environmental Sciences

The Institution is a charitable organisation which promotes and raises public awareness of environmental science by supporting professional scientists and academics working in this crucial arena.

Institute of Water

Institute of Water is the only professional body concerned solely with the water industry. Formed in 1945, the purpose of IW is to provide unparalleled opportunities to help our members increase their knowledge about those topics that are crucial to the future success of the industry. Our vision is to be the Institution of choice for people engaged in the UK Water Industry by adding value and enjoyment to what they do.

London Accord

The London Accord has been the largest cooperative project among investment research firms. During 2007 London Accord members conducted the largest-ever private-sector investment collaboration into climate change, representing work valued at £7 million ($15 million), and proved that society has a hunger for financial services research.

Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership

The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership is an action and advisory group, established in 2003 to take a lead in accelerating the shift to low carbon vehicles and fuels in the UK and to help ensure that UK business can benefit from that shift.

London Cleantech Cluster 

LCC provides a platform to assist with the promotion of the range of quality activities across the region, a means by which they can be effectively coordinated and programmes to identify and address where gaps exist in the support that is needed to effect a successful cleantech sector in a leading sustainable region.  LCC has three principal objectives:  to support the establishment and growth of cleantech businesses across the region; to attract cleantech businesses and investment from abroad and facilitate the expansion of UK cleantech businesses overseas and to accelerate the roll-out of sustainable solutions across Greater London.

Liquid Gas UK

Liquid Gas UK is the trade association representing companies that operate in the Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and bioLPG industry in the UK. Members include LPG producers, distributors, equipment and service providers. We are dedicated to the safe and effective development of LPG, with a focus on LPG’s role in providing low carbon heat and energy for homes and business that are off the mains gas grid, as well as helping to improve air quality in urban areas.

Noise Abatement Society

The Noise Abatement Society seeks to eradicate unnecessary noise in all its forms to improve the quality of life for all.

Organisation for Responsible Businesses   

Organisation for Responsible Businesses (ORB) is a business membership organisation formed specifically to support and promote socially and environmentally responsible businesses. ORB offers an extensive business package including inclusion in its unique register of responsible businesses , which takes the form of a commercially built online directory to ensure members obtain maximum exposure. Additionally, ORB has recently launched the ORB Responsible Business Standard offering SMEs an affordable, attainable and valuable full audit and accreditation.

Planet Positive

Planet Positive is a not for profit organisation providing a global environmental mark and inspiring action on climate change for a better way of living.  A business, event or product is Planet Positive if it has measured and verified a net positive impact on the planet, its ecosystems and its people. It signifies a high standard of environmental achievement by reducing your greenhouse gas emissions. It also demonstrates a positive attitude to climate change and a better way of living.  Business, events, products and individuals carrying this mark are immediately identified as good for the planet.

Regen SW

Regen SW is the sustainable energy agency for South West England.  Our mission is to speed up the transition to a low-carbon economy in South West England, by: unlocking sustainable-energy business opportunities; accelerating the uptake of the region’s renewable energy resources and championing effective energy-demand-reduction initiatives in the region.  We help develop all aspects of the sustainable energy industry in the south west by giving independent advice to decision makers; acting as a sounding board for developers; supporting demonstrator projects across a range of technologies at both micro and utility scale; and stimulating an informed public debate about sustainable energy.

Scotland and Northern Ireland Forum for Environmental Research

SNIFFER identifies and manages environmental research on behalf of members and stakeholders.  One of their key objectives is to promote and disseminate environmental research, particularly in relation to air, land, water and waste.

Scottish Enterprise

Scottish Enterprise are Scotland’s main economic, enterprise, innovation and investment agency.  Their mission is to stimulate economic growth in Scotland by supporting business growth and developing the business environment.  Their key priorities are to provide a range of high-quality services to help new high growth businesses; support and develop existing businesses and help Scottish businesses and industries to develop a strong presence in the global economy – building on Scotland’s reputation as a great place to live, work and do business.

Scottish Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Association

The Scottish Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Association provides a one-stop point of contact with regards activities in research, development, and deployment of fuel cells and hydrogen technologies in the Scottish and UK industry. Though established in Scotland, our membership extends beyond our borders with members from around the world. Our industrial members represent all key fuel cell technologies, while our academic members are heading up ground breaking research in hydrogen and fuel cell technologies. The Association receives financial support from the Scottish Enterprise Energy Team.


The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) is the leading trade association for the UK motor industry, providing advice and information to its members and to external organisations. It represents companies throughout the automotive sector from vehicle manufacturers, component and material suppliers to power train providers and design engineers.

The Society of British Water and Wastewater Industries   

The Society of British Water and Wastewater Industries (SBWWI) is an active, not-for-profit, trade association representing the interests of UK manufacturers, contractors, consultants, distributors and others supplying the Water and Wastewater Industry.   Its aims are to develop an effective, consultative and innovative supply chain to the UK water industry and to help members serve the industry better by providing a forum for discussion and the dissemination of information.

Society for the Environment

Being a Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv) or Registered Environmental Technician (REnvTech) is about having the professional knowledge, experience and commitment to apply sustainable thinking throughout your daily working life. It is an opportunity to stand out from your peers and showcase environmental knowledge within your work.  The Society for the Environment is the body responsible for the registration of environmental professionals.  We are the custodian of the CEnv and REnvTech registers and since 2004 have established a sound platform as the body tasked with championing and registering the expertise of environmental professionals. We have registered over 9,000 environmental professionals to date and new registrants are continuing to join the register.  Working as a partnership with 24 Licensed Bodies, we ensure the quality, relevance and awareness of our registrations and enable our partners and registrants to work together. We are in a unique position, bringing together a range of disciplines and sectors to reflect the multi-disciplinary practice of environmental professionals.

Sustainable Energy Ireland

Sustainable Energy Ireland (SEI), was established in 2002 as Ireland’s national energy agency. Our vision is that Ireland will become a world leader in sustainable energy and that the authority be a global leader in its field.  SEI’s activities are directed across the economy in terms of improving energy efficiency, advancing the development and competitive deployment of renewable sources of energy and combined heat and power and reducing the environmental impact of energy production and use, particularly in respect of greenhouse gas emissions.

Sustainable West Midlands

Sustainability West Midlands were established 16 years ago and are the sustainability adviser for leaders of the West Midlands. We’re a not-for-profit membership organisation working with the private, public and third sectors. Our role is to act as a catalyst for change. Our stakeholders like our independence, our role as a hub of cross-sector good practice networks, and our drive to deliver a clear vision to create a better West Midlands. We support organisations on an individual basis to ensure that sustainability is embedded into their vision and operations, and that they get the recognition they deserve for this.

UK Energy Research Centre

The UK Energy Research Centre is the focal point for UK research on sustainable energy. It takes an independent, whole-systems approach, drawing on engineering, economics and the physical, environmental and social sciences.

UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association

The UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association acts on behalf of its members to accelerate the commercialization of fuel cell and hydrogen energy technologies.

UK Noise Association

The UK Noise Association brings together a unique coalition of key organisations lobbying on different aspects of noise.  It is a voluntary non-charitable, non profit making campaigning organisation.
The Noise Association is our charitable wing that carries out research and produces publications from time to time.
Both bringing together a coalition of key organisations lobbying on different aspects of noise.

UK Rainwater Management Association

The UK Rainwater Management Association brings together the interests of the many private-sector businesses, public-sector authorities and agencies, water utility companies, and the many other organisations engaged in avoiding future floods and droughts.

West London Business

West London Business is a business-led non-profit established in 1994 with a board including blue-chip firms such as Heathrow and PwC, as well as Fullers, Brunel University London and micro enterprises.  The business leadership forum for the sub-region, our mission is to ensure that West London remains the best place to do business. West London is an amazing sub-region: it’s a £50bn economy and the second largest economic powerhouse in the UK.  Our members commit to work together to raise West London’s global economic competitiveness, whilst pursuing social and environmental sustainability.   In 2017 West London Business will launch TechWest.London

World Society of Sustainable Energy Technologies (WSSET)

The World Society of Sustainable Energy Technologies is a not for profit organisation. The Society plays a key role in promoting sustainable energy technology and developing partnerships between academic institutions and industry. WSSET supports its members in the advancement of sustainable energy technologies in various ways, including; hosting international seminars and conferences, publishing technical journals and encouraging collaborative research projects in sustainable energy. Membership to the society is free, and quarterly published newsletters keep members up to date with the latest news and events regarding WSSET.