Picture of Drax Power Station with emissions in North Yorkshire
Court rejects appeal against building ‘Europe’s largest’ gas plant in Yorkshire

Green charity ClientEarth tried to overturn Secretary of State’s approval for Drax to convert its coal-fired units to gas

Drax launches initiative to improve green skills for one million people

Its ‘Mobilising a Million’ programme aims to boost the ‘social mobility’ of people and improve their employability

Drax reaches agreement to sell gas assets for £193m

The British power producer plans to use the proceeds from the sale to develop its biomass business

Webinar: Electric Vehicles and what they can bring to your business

In case you missed this webinar, you can catch up here

EVs – what they can bring to your business?

Join Drax in their webinar which will be brought to you live from 15:30 on November 11th

3 of the oddest things we’ve read about the smart meter roll-out

With the number of smart meters on Great Britain’s walls now at 5 million and the pace picking up, Haven Power’s latest instalment of their smart myths series looks at the smart meter rollout.

Drax awards Aussie engineers CCS project in North Yorkshire

Once operational, two carbon capture units at Drax Group’s power station are forecast to capture around four million tonnes of carbon dioxide a year each

Electricity under lockdown: cheaper, cleaner, but harder to control

The latest Drax Electric Insights report shows the impact lockdown had on our electricity system. The report, conducted via Imperial Consultants, by academics from Imperial College London, is an independent analysis of Great Britain’s electricity system during the second quarter of 2020.

UK’s electricity system was cheaper and cleaner during coronavirus lockdown but more difficult to control’

That’s according to a new independent analysis conducted via Imperial Consultants by academics from Imperial College London for Drax Electric Insights.

Drax invests £1m in Cruachan hydropower plant upgrade

The current turbine control system will be replaced with new technology that is expected to improve Cruachan’s efficiency