UK’s failure to transition to net zero ‘could cost nearly 660K jobs’

The Trades Union Congress estimates nearly 259,700 jobs in manufacturing sectors are at direct risk

Humber runs like the wind with new round of next-gen investment

New multi-million-pound investment is predicted to create and protect more than 1,340 jobs in the offshore wind manufacturing industry

Could CCUS slash almost half of the UK’s industrial cluster emissions?

The so-called East Coast Cluster aims to capture, transport and store up to 27 million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions per year by 2030

Cash boost for offshore wind manufacturing announced

Funding will support a monopile factory in Humber and a facility that will create components for next-generation wind turbines in Newcastle

Council greenlights plans for ‘Europe’s first’ rare earth metals processing facility in Humberside

The plant’s annual production is forecast to cover 5% of the 2025 global demand for rare earth metals

All eyes on Humber: SSE and Equinor to develop ‘world’s first’ 100% hydrogen-fuelled power station

The plant is predicted to generate around 900MW of electricity with zero emissions

The Humber region ‘could become world’s first zero carbon economy’

That’s according to a new campaign led by Drax Group, Equinor and National Grid Ventures

Humber to host £12m low carbon innovation centre

It aims to help drive innovation through collaboration with SMEs in sectors, including offshore wind

Humber to host £2m offshore wind centre of excellence

The Humber region is to host a new £2 million centre for offshore wind operations and maintenance. It will be based at the University of Hull, with its researchers working alongside the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s innovation team. The five-year partnership will see a series of research and innovation projects developed to improve the […]

DONG withdraws from planned energy park

DONG Energy has withdrawn from a planned marine energy park in the UK. The wind giant was expected to use the park on the Humber estuary as a port facility for its offshore wind operations but said it no longer believed the scheme was cost effective. DONG Energy were meant to be the “anchor investor”, […]