Haven Power wins contract to supply Ford with renewable power

It will supply all three of the carmaker’s UK facilities with around 250GWh of renewable electricity each year

UK Government approves Drax gas conversion plans in Yorkshire

Once developed, 1.8GW of capacity would be available from October 2023

Government grants approval for gas peaking power plant in Wales

The Abergelli Power Project will have a total capacity of up to 299MW, enough electricity to supply around 150,000 homes

Climate protesters target SSE and Drax gas plant sites

The Reclaim the Power group were picketing outside the London offices of Drax and blocked entrances to SSE’s site in Lincolnshire

Could carbon dioxide feed the fish? Drax says yes

The energy giant has teamed up with a biotech start-up to explore whether captured carbon dioxide emissions can be used to make edible proteins

Net Zero Carbon Taskforce launched in the UK

The announcement coincides with the government’s commitment to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050

Drax, Equinor and National Grid partner to create UK’s first zero carbon cluster

They will explore how a large-scale carbon capture usage and storage (CCUS) network and a hydrogen production facility could be built in the Humber region

Jonathan Kini, Drax Retail CEO
Drax Group steps into EV market with new service offering

The power plant owner will lease clean cars, provide EV charging infrastructure and software and supply renewable electricity to power the chargers

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BP, Drax, Shell and Tata Steel join UK carbon capture Advisory Group

They will provide advice on the potential incentives and regulations needed for the development of a new CCUS market in Britain

Drax wins approval for £90m gas peaking plant

The open cycle gas turbine plant will have a total capacity of 299MW