Spanish coal miners protest in Madrid

Hundreds of Spanish coal miners have marched on Madrid to protest against subsidy cuts they fear could threaten thousands of jobs. Yesterday thousands more people joined the miners for a rally in the capital, after some miners and their families finished their three-week long march from different mining regions around the country on Tuesday (pictured). […]

Scotland’s First Minister launches energy degree

Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond launched an international degree for the energy sector today. The Masters in Business Administration degree will be run jointly by Scottish Power, its parent company Iberdrola, the University of Strathclyde and Madrid’s Comillas Pontifical University ICAI. Employees of ScottishPower and Iberdola will have the opportunity to study the technical and […]