UK to accelerate offshore wind expansion by shortening consenting process

Energy Minister has said the government is looking to reduce construction times by delivering a robust UK supply chain

EDF: Hinkley Point C nuclear plant delayed and costs to soar by £3bn

Costs have been estimated to range between £25bn and £26bn and the nuclear plant in Somerset is expected to start operating a year later than planned – now in June 2027

UK’s EV sales continued to boom in April

Sales of new BEVs increased by more than 40% compared with April 2021, according to a new report

Australia and Germany open joint hydrogen funding round

HyGATE aims to strengthen co-operation between the two countries on reducing the cost of producing hydrogen from renewable energy sources and stimulate the innovation process

US launches $5m lithium battery workforce initiative

The Department of Energy will support up to five pilot training programmes in energy and automotive communities and advance workshop partnerships for the domestic lithium battery supply chain

How will the war in Ukraine impact the energy transition?

A new report has revealed how the current conflict between Russia and Ukraine will impact the financial side of the energy market

New £16.7m funding to build supply chain for green electric revolution

A total of 10 projects will be supported, with each aiming to help develop the self-sufficiency of supply chains and build the manufacturing base for power electronics, machines and drives (PEMD)

New agreement inked to commercialise advanced fuel recycling

The technology is expected to help reduce fuel costs for advanced fission power plants as well as reduce supply chain risks

LAVO and ITOCHU in hydrogen supply chain link-up

They have signed a memorandum of understanding to explore collaboration opportunities in the energy and power and mineral and metal industries

Morrisons declares war on emissions to make shopping baskets greener

The supermarket chain plans to work with its suppliers to reduce emissions across its supply chain by 30% by 2030