Green Investment Bank and EMR get Queen’s approval

Anticipated reforms to the electricity market were given the go ahead in the Queen’s Speech this morning. Recent reports had suggested changes to the energy markets had slipped down the agenda. However, the Queen confirmed legislation would introduce the Green Investment Bank and added: “My Government will propose reform of the Electricity Market to deliver […]

Greenpeace protest at Apple store over dirty iCloud

Environmental campaigners attacked Apple’s flagship London store yesterday in a protest over the type of energy the company relies on. Greenpeace claims that over half the energy the technology giant uses to power its online storage facility, the iCloud, comes from coal-powered plant. As well as harassing customers about the giant’s energy use, activists plastered […]