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The new role of Small Modular Reactors in the UK’s energy...

On ‘Green Day’, Chancellor Jeremy Hunt announced the first competition for small modular reactors (SMRs). He claims these smaller components of nuclear energy could...

Can nuclear power ever be truly green?

In March’s Spring Budget the Chancellor announced that nuclear power will be classified as “environmentally sustainable” in UK’s green taxonomy, “giving it access to...
Spring Budget: the energy, carbon, and green economy lowdown

Spring Budget: the energy, carbon, and green economy lowdown

Today (15 March) Jeremy Hunt announced the Spring Budget. New funding for energy efficiency and support for swimming pools broke the surface, as well...

US scientists declare landmark nuclear fusion breakthrough

US scientists have announced a major breakthrough in nuclear fusion and the race to create a more sustainable form of energy. On Tuesday 13 December,...

Hub view: Let’s not ignore the opportunities of the energy security...

Hub view: Let’s not ignore the opportunities of the energy security strategy Many column inches have been filled with negative reactions to the government’s recently...

What’s in the Energy Security Strategy? A quick read for businesses

What’s in the Energy Security Strategy? A quick read for businesses How does Britain secure greater energy independence, protect consumers from sky-high prices while still...

Are the Conservatives on track with their green energy pledges?

Are the Conservatives on track with their green energy pledges? The prime minister’s keynote speech to the Conservative party conference said that the UK’s journey...

The new “Ten Point Plan for a Green Industrial Revolution”: ambitious...

The new “Ten Point Plan for a Green Industrial Revolution”: ambitious or falling short? Last night the government announced a £12bn “Ten Point Plan” to...

Nuclear energy: 5 challenges for the UK to overcome

Nuclear energy: 5 challenges for the UK to overcome The government may be just days away from approving a new nuclear power station at Sizewell...

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