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  • 04.08.2014

    Norwegian engineers are experimenting with feeding carbon captured from the chimneys of power plants, to fish. Traditionally carbon emissions are pumped into vast underground chambers; a Norwegian consortium thinks it can use the carbon dioxide to grow omega-3 fatty acids from algae.…

  • 30.06.2014

    Before the World Cup started, the National Grid’s forecasters analysed historic data from previous big football games, to predict how much energy will be needed to cope with demand surges caused by post-match cuppas and half-time loo breaks. This was done to ensure that power stations were prepared in advance and able to offer an immediate response when needed.…

  • 23.06.2014

    Despite fears that coal is the prime cause of climate change due to its high carbon emissions, it has reached its highest market share of the global energy consumption for more than 40 years.…

  • 13.06.2014

    We quietly launched our Electricity Trading Group in April and it’s time to start telling more people. You need to have half-hourly metering to participate and enter into a contract with a specific electricity supplier; we will manage the whole process for you.…

  • 11.06.2014

    Since the Fukushima nuclear disaster Japan has been working on boosting renewable power supplies.…

  • 30.05.2014

    Birmingham Bears Cricket Club’s home ground, Edgbaston, is working towards becoming the most energy efficient cricket ground in England. The club have signed up gas supplier WINGAS UK as Official Energy Partner to aid progress in reaching its efficiency targets.…

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