New £67.4m Ipswich tidal flood defence barrier opened

More than 1,600 homes and 400 businesses are to be protected from flood risks associated with climate change

70% wind applications receive consent

Despite calls for planning laws to be relaxed to encourage more installations of renewable technologies, 70% of applications for onshore wind receive consent according to research from think tank the Renewable Energy Foundation. Dr John Constable, Director of REF said: “The government’s own data shows that in spite of unpopularity and known problems, such as […]