Another Scottish CCS project up in smoke

A carbon capture and storage (CCS) project in Scotland looks unlikely to go ahead after the firm behind it withdrew planning permission this week, blaming the poor economic climate and “funding uncertainty”. CCS technology is very new and is seen as a way to bridge the gap between traditional fuels and renewable energy. It captures […]

Wirral pier could incorporate tidal project

A new pier in the Wirral could be used to test tidal power technology on the Mersey. Peel Energy has been looking at the possibility of generating energy from tidal power in the Mersey and will today make a presentation to Wirral Council on how the project is developing. Peel intends to make a formal […]