Cornwall Council’s climate plan grows roots with £30m forest scheme

The local authority plans to plant thousands of new trees in a bid to tackle climate change

Data centre goes green with solar and liquid immersion tech

The renewable energy-powered Goonhilly Data Centre aims to become an artificial intelligence and machine learning innovation hub

Pioneering Local Energy Market trial in Cornwall

ELN’s Priyanka Shrestha visited Cornwall to find out more about the pioneering trial and what it means for the low carbon transition

Carbis Bay Hotel hopes to book in £30k energy savings with CHP units

The luxury hotel is part of Centrica’s £19m Local Energy Market, which is testing the role of flexible power generation and smart energy solutions across Cornwall

Cornwall coast
Cornwall’s granite ‘could see geothermal energy really hotting up’

That’s the verdict from the British Geological Survey, which is working as part of a £1.8 million research project

Drilling to begin at UK’s first geothermal power plant

The facility in Cornwall will be capable of supplying up to 3MW of electricity – enough to power around 3,000 homes

Centrica’s Local Energy Market in Cornwall gets real

The firm has begun installing physical infrastructure such as batteries and solar panels

Eden Project considers new location in Lancashire

It would focus on the connection with the environment in the Morecambe Bay

Cornwall takes the lid off food and drink carton recycling

The Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment has partnered with Cornwall Council to slash waste in the region

Turtle with plastic in stomach washed up on Cornish beach

Researchers say while the plastic did not kill the turtle, it is further evidence of widespread ocean pollution