Industry News

In this section of the website we include articles about sustainable energy and green issues which we thought you might find of interest.

  • 22 May 2015
    The UK and Scottish Governments will provide funding of £4.2 million for industrial research and feasibility studies for a fill chain 570MW Carbon Capture & Storage solution together with coal-gasification power station in London.
  • 21 May 2015
    The Institute of Directors has called for the Smart Meters scheme to be “halted, altered or scrapped to avoid unjustified, over-engineered and expensive mistakes.”
  • 19 May 2015
    A YouGov poll ahead of the general election has identified that 79% of individuals believe the next Government should implement policies to continue in the development of renewable energy. This is in comparison to 26% who supported fracking for shale gas,
  • 18 May 2015
    New research by the Onshore Wind Cost Reduction Taskforce, set up by RenewableUK, has suggested onshore wind can become one of the most cost effective energy sources by 2020. This will force down fuel bills for households throughout the UK.
  • 15 May 2015
    National Grid has said the supply of gas and electric to the UK for the summer period is in “good shape” to meet operational challenges. The system operator published its summer outlook report earlier this month.
  • 14 May 2015
    The Scottish Parliament’s Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee will be assessing the security of Scotland’s energy supply. It will focus on the needs of Scotland in a changing market and assess supply and demand together with modes of transmission.