UKIP bets on shale gas

Home-grown is usually a must for UKIP – so what does that mean when it comes to energy? We’ll give you one guess – and it’s not wind power. ELN reporter Vicky Ellis hit their conference on Friday to find out about UKIP’s energy priorities and snatched 40 seconds with party leader Nigel Farage – luckily […]

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 […]