07 March 2012
Rising sea levels because of climate change put 12 of 19 sites at risk, unpublished government analysis shows
04 March 2012
West Midlands and Surrey police offer £1.5bn contract under which private firms may investigate crime and detain suspects
29 February 2012
Electricity produced by wind turbines in the UK may be cheaper than that generated by burning gas within five years
12 February 2012
Protesters have for the second time in a week occupied the development site at Hinkley Point nuclear power station in Somerset.
10 February 2012
Caroline Lucas leads call for £70bn 'green quantitative easing' programme
07 February 2012
The Climate Change Risk Assessment issued this week is a brave document. Put out by Defra (the Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs), this report claims to be the first attempt by government to assess the “potential risks and opportunities” for Britain arising from climate change.
05 February 2012
British engineer Alvin Smith from Dartmouth, Devon, invented Searaser, a hydroelectric power scheme to be developed by Ecotricity
23 January 2012
South-west England to be named the UK's first marine energy park
21 January 2012
MoD radar breakthrough promises green light to 4GW of windfarms Ministry of Defence confirms it has tried and tested 'windfarm-friendly radars'
08 January 2012
"We want to make the UK the best place to start, finance and grow a business." - George Osborne, September 2011 .....(ahem just not for 99% of the population)