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Offshore windfarm near Seaton Carew beach, County Durham, UK. Credit: Islandstock / Alamy Stock Photo. PYWFWF

Analysis: UK renewables generate more electricity than fossil fuels for first time

In the third quarter of 2019, the UK’s windfarms, solar panels, biomass and hydro plants generated more electricity than the combined output from... Read More

Renewables | Oct 14. 2019.
The blade of a wind turbine from the nacelle, in the Walney offshore wind farm, Cumbria, UK.

Analysis: Record-low price for UK offshore wind cheaper than existing gas plants by 2023

The UK is to get its first subsidy-free offshore windfarms after the government awarded contracts today for nearly 6 gigawatts (GW) of capacity, at... Read More

Renewables | Sep 20. 2019.
Prime Minster's Questions at the House of Commons, London. 8 May 2019. Credit: UK Parliament/Roger Harris/Xinhua/Alamy Live News

Analysis: The UK politicians who talk the most about climate change

The phrase “climate change” has been mentioned more than 19,000 times in British parliamentary debates, with Labour politicians using the term... Read More

UK policy | Sep 11. 2019.
Grangemouth oil refinery complex on the Firth of Forth

Analysis: UK primary energy use in 2018 was the lowest in half a century

Falling energy use and surging offshore wind are among the trends revealed in the latest round of government figures on the energy flowing through the... Read More

UK policy | Aug 1. 2019.
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