UK proposes to maintain anti-dumping measures on steel from China and Russia

Cold rolled flat steel is used in the manufacture of parts for the automotive industry and domestic appliances and can be found in consumer products such as radiators, steel drums and metal furniture

German Chancellor rejects ban on Russian energy

Olaf Scholz has pushed back on a decision to ban imports due to Germany’s heavy dependence on them

Grant Shapps bans Russian vessels from UK Ports

The Transport Secretary has stated his decision has been made to prevent the UK from funding Russia’s attack on Ukraine through imports

UK to review anti-dumping measures on Chinese steel

The Trade Remedies Authority will decide whether duties are still needed to offset dumping of these imports in the UK

London-based bank lends €51.9m to Ukraine’s largest natural gas producer

The financial support will help reduce the country’s dependence on imports

India moves to make power and renewable sectors self-reliant

The government seeks to reduce import dependency in a bid to boost domestic manufacturing and job opportunities

UK slashes oil imports by more than 75m barrels over five-year period

A drop in oil imports from 359 million barrels to approximately 280 million barrels equates to a reduction of more than a fifth

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EU grants €40m for Moldova-Romania power link

The interconnector, scheduled to be completed by 2024, is expected to considerably enhance the stability and reliability of Moldova’s electricity supply

Fracking with CCUS compatible with net zero goal, says government

BEIS has set out its position on shale gas exploration as Cuadrilla starts work on its second well at the Preston New Road site in Lancashire

Two-thirds of Brits ‘worried about energy independence’

The results of a new survey from GMB Union show half of people are also worried about power cuts becoming more frequent in the future