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UK energy schemes given EU funding

31-Oct-2014 | By Greg Pitcher

The European Commission has awarded €75M (£59M) towards UK energy infrastructure schemes.

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National Grid warns of low winter electricity capacity

28-Oct-2014 | By

National Grid has warned that its capacity to supply electricity this winter will be at a seven-year low.

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China weighs up £105bn investment in “ageing” UK infrastructure

28-Oct-2014 | By

China could invest £105bn in UK infrastructure over the next decade, according to a new report.

Opinion

Peter Rolton

Independence v oil dependence

4-Sep-2014 | By Peter Rolton

The Scottish independence referendum finally happens next week, with an accompanying debate that grows more convoluted by the day. Both sides of the argument have long since reached fever pitch, with the ‘Yes’ team calling foul play over British government’s refusal to allow an independent Scotland access to sterling currency and the ‘No’ team claiming that the (Scottish National Party) SNP will falter when it comes to joining the European Union as a separate state.

National Grid cable tunnel

UK energy schemes given EU funding

The European Commission has awarded €75M (£59M) towards UK energy infrastructure schemes.

Pylon

National Grid warns of low winter electricity capacity

National Grid has warned that its capacity to supply electricity this winter will be at a seven-year low.

China flag

China weighs up £105bn investment in “ageing” UK infrastructure

China could invest £105bn in UK infrastructure over the next decade, according to a new report.

Hydrogen

£11M boost for hydrogen cars

The Government has announced £11M of funding to support development of hydrogen cars.

The UK's deepest geothermal well has been drilled in Cornwall.

UK's deepest geothermal well drilled in Cornwall

The UK’s deepest geothermal well has been drilled in Cornwall.

Floating solar panels

VIDEO | UK’s first floating solar farm installed

The UK’s first floating solar farm has been installed on a reservoir in Berkshire.

Energy

Atkins targets Middle East energy sector with new appointment

Atkins has appointed a new managing director for its power business as part of plans to expand its energy capability, with a particular focus in the Middle East.

Dawn of a new era

Water shortages could hinder fracking

A shortage of fresh water could curtail the development of fracking for shale oil and gas in many parts of the world, according to a report by the World Resources Institute (WRI).

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