Government grilled over oil drilling decision

Surrey County Council branded the decision as “disappointing”

Could renewables restart Britain’s grid in the event of a power outage?

A live trial in Scotland has demonstrated how hydro generators could be used to fire up Britain’s electricity grid

Activists cover BEIS building with orange paint in protest against Drax

Campaigners have launched actions as they oppose the government’s subsidies to Drax biomass power station

National Grid to trial decarbonisation device for its gas network

Graphene, a carbon atom, used as an internal coating for gas pipes, is believed to make the switch to hydrogen greener and easier

It lives! Fusion has a pulse!

UK Atomic Energy Authority machine completed its 100,000th live pulse

Renewable electricity capacity to increase by 60% in the next five years, IEA predicts

Renewable power installations are forecast to break a record this year, according to IEA’s new report

Scottish energy firm to make tides in Indonesia!

Nova Innovation will install its technology in a strait that has reportedly one of the strongest tidal currents in Indonesia

Which city will become home to the UK’s prototype fusion energy plant?

The plant is anticipated to start operations in the early 2040s

Coal set to surpass oil as world’s top energy source

Coal could be on track to be the world’s main energy source in the next five years, the International Energy Agency (IEA) warned. In its annual ‘Medium-Term Coal Market Report’ (MCMR), the IEA said coal could surpass oil as the dominant fuel source as its share of the global energy mix continues to rise. It […]