Oil and gas reserves are declining but the UK must have safe, secure and future-proof supplies of energy that are available to all. Through international relations and supporting the energy industry, the government will ensure a continuous supply of energy for the UK.

Detailed guides

  1. Generating energy from waste, including anaerobic digestion

    How to comply with regulations for energy recovery and advanced conversion technologies. Read more

  2. UK Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (PRTR) data sets

    How to query UK data on waste transfers and emissions, by specific substance, area, river basin, industry or economic sector. Read more

  3. Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Site Assessment Tool

    Assessment tool to review potential options for installing Combined Heat and Power (CHP) for a given site. Read more

  4. Sustainability requirements for supplying and using woodfuel

    How to demonstrate that woodfuel supplied for Renewables Obligations and Renewable Heat Incentive is from legal and sustainable sources. Read more

  5. Coal liabilities

    Information about the entitlements the government provides to coal miners that worked for British Coal, and their widows. Read more