British Gas engineers ‘fired’ as deadline for signing new contracts ends

‘Graveyard of vans’ from sacked engineers have allegedly been formed

US awards $5m for next-gen nuclear scientists and engineers

The Department of Energy hopes they can develop innovative solutions to today’s challenges and help meet the ambitious goals of 100% clean electricity by 2035 and net zero carbon emissions by 2050

GMB Union: ‘British Gas engineers face mass sackings on 1st April’

GMB Union said engineers were told they had to accept a 15% pay cut by 12:00 yesterday or face being fired

Leeds City Councillors call on British Gas to withdraw ‘fire and rehire’ plan

Centrica Chief is urged to start meaningful negotiations with workers

Fresh 12-day British Gas strike announced

GMB Union announced three lots of four-day strikes on 12th, 19th and 26th February

Package of excrement sent to Centrica’s boss over ‘fire and rehire’ dispute

Chris O’Shea admitted that this ‘fire and rehire’ dispute affects everybody

British Gas engineers to go on strike again for four days

GMB Union members will walk out on 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th February

British Gas engineers start five-day strike over pay and conditions

GMB union said it is the ‘first national gas strike in a decade’

UK engineering consultant wins interconnector deal

A UK engineering consultant has been appointed to develop a proposed interconnector between Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). A team of engineers at WSP will undertake a three-stage feasibility study to develop options and recommend a preferred solution for the 330kW power link between Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). […]

Oxford electric motor factory officially opened

A new government-backed facility which manufactures electric motors has officially been opened in Oxford. University of Oxford’s spinout YASA’s 100,000 capacity plant will help deliver the next generation of environment-friendly hybrid and pure electric vehicles (EVs). Around 80% of production is to be exported around the world, including China. Business and Energy Secretary Greg Clark […]