British power company Drax will start work this month on a pilot bioenergy carbon capture and storage (CCS) project at its plant in Yorkshire, northern England, it said on Monday.
The British government’s Clean Growth Strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions will not be enough to meet legally binding climate change targets, a committee of cross-party lawmakers said on Wednesday.
The English county of Cornwall and the surrounding area boast one of the world’s largest tin deposits yet their centuries-old mines have lain abandoned since the 1990s when a collapse in prices for the metal made them unviable.
Foresight Solar Fund Limited said on Friday it has bought a portfolio of five operational solar parks in Britain with an installed capacity of 53.3 megawatts (MW)
Britain’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions fell by 3 percent last year from 2016 levels, largely due to a decline in coal-fired power generationand marking the fifth straight yearly drop, preliminary government data showed on Thursday.
Britain’s top energy supplier Centrica said today it would cut 4,000 jobs by 2020 after announcing a 17-per cent drop in profits in 2017 due to a loss of customers and poor performance in North America.
EDF Energy says secured one-year power capacity agreement for October 2018 to September 2019 at a price of 6 pounds per kilowatt for Britain’s West Burton A coalplant unit 3.
Britain led calls for an end to coal-fired power generation at United Nations climate talks in Bonn last month but at the same time British companies are active in coal projects around the world, often with government help.
Business minister Greg Clark will launch the first phase of a 246 million pound investment into battery technology on Monday, part of the government’s industrial strategy to boost productivity and spread wealth in Britain.
Brexit Blues have forced oil prices to plunge by more than 6 percent on Friday. As Britain voted to leave the European Union