We need cheap energy so scrap wind, says UKIP leader

UKIP’s Nigel Farage told ELN today the UK needs “cheap energy” and the Government should “scrap” policy backing wind power. Today he also criticised European lawmakers for bringing the country to a point where the “lights go out by 2015” and slammed the “stupidity” of letting control of the country’s energy supply slip out of […]

E.ON closing Kent coal plant

The Kent coal plant which was temporarily shut down by Greenpeace campaigners in a publicity stunt in 2008 will close for good next year. E.ON announced yesterday it is closing the coal-powered plant to fall in line with EU emissions rules. The Kingsnorth power station will go offline in March 2013 as set out by […]