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Tuesday 05 October 2010
Householders began cooking and heating their homes with gas derived from raw sewage yesterday, under a £2.5m scheme which is the first of its kind in the country.
Friday 24 September 2010
The world's biggest offshore wind farm opened in Thanet, seven miles off the Kent coast, yesterday.
Thursday 23 September 2010
The UK is determined to get out of the "dunce corner" on renewables, Energy Secretary Chris Huhne said today as he officially opened the world's largest offshore wind farm off the UK coast.
Friday 10 September 2010
Lord Turner, the chairman of the independent Committee on Climate Change (CCC), is calling for a "step change" in government policy if Britain is to meet its 2020 renewable energy targets.
Wednesday 25 August 2010
The Prince of Wales was granted permission today to install dozens of solar panels on his home at Clarence House in the latest move to cut his carbon footprint.
Monday 23 August 2010
Many Royal Bank of Scotland staff have been advised to work from home today as climate activists target its headquarters.
Friday 20 August 2010
Climate change protesters set up camp close to the Royal Bank of Scotland headquarters yesterday, accusing the state-owned bank of using taxpayers' money to finance the fossil fuel industry.
Sunday 15 August 2010
Ernst & Young has launched a clean energy and technology practice as it seeks to hike its revenues to more than £100m within three to five years.
Sunday 08 August 2010
New Energy Technologies, a wood- chips-to-pellets supplier to the power industry, is planning its debut on the Alternate Investment Market next month to raise £5m tfor new plants.
Friday 06 August 2010
Town halls could become mini power stations under plans to allow councils to sell "green electricity" to the national grid.
Monday 02 August 2010
The UK power industry needs to train twice as many people if it is to meet demand for 65,000 new workers by 2024.
Wednesday 21 July 2010
Google's energy unit has entered into a deal to buy wind power from NextEra Energy Inc for the next 20 years to power data centers.
Thursday 01 July 2010
Europe's biggest coal-fired power station is calling for changes to the Government's renewable energy regulations to enable Drax to convert one of its six coal generators to run on biomass.
Wednesday 30 June 2010
The new Government should conduct a bonfire of nine low-carbon quangos and instead hand them to a planned green investment bank if Britain is to fulfill its commitments to create a low-carbon economy and catch up with its European partners, a report yesterday urged.
Thursday 24 June 2010
Britain's hydro-power plant capacity may treble by 2020 as electricity producers make use of government incentives for renewable energy, the Environment Agency said yesterday.
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- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more