Didcot Power Station: Final missing body identified

The recovery operation to find the three people missing at Didcot power station has been completed. Thames Valley Police has identified the last missing body as John Shaw. He was one of the four killed during a partial collapse at the plant in February. The identification of Mr Shaw’s body follows the discovery of the […]

Didcot: Search for missing dead continues after demolition

The search for three men killed in the Didcot power station collapse has been resumed, after demolition of the remaining boiler house structure. The demolititon works of npower’s plant took place yesterday at 6 a.m. with help of remote operated robots “for safety reasons”. The decomissioned power station collapsed in February killing four people. It was […]

npower halts recovery works at Didcot

Energy firm npower has decided to halt works to recover the bodies of three men who were killed when Didcot power station collapsed. The incident took place in February, killing four people. The company said it has stopped the search because contractors have reached a 50-metre “exclusion zone” which means the remainder of the structure is […]

Y Report from Inenco – 21st October 2014

Inenco brings you the new weekly Y Report. A personal update of the world of energy.

The Daily Market Report – 20th October 2014

Find out what’s influencing gas supply, power prices and what you should watch out for in the new daily market report on the energy market from Gemma Bruce, Client Portfolio Manager on the Optimisation Desk at npower.

Seven RWE npower plants in UK could shut by 2023

RWE npower could shut seven UK power stations by 2023, the firm announced yesterday. EU laws on emissions are designed to limit the SO2, NOx and particulate emissions from large power stations. Under the EU Industrial Emissions Directive which comes into effect on 1 January 2016, existing large power plants must either comply with the […]

Edwina Vernon: women in energy

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