Prime Minister of Australia The Hon Tony Abbott MP and The Premier of Queensland Campbell Newman MP- image courtesy of G20 Taskforce, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet

US and China strike deal on carbon emissions pre-G20

With the topic of climate change obvious in its absence from this weekend's G20 agenda, President Barack Obama and Chinese leader Xi Jinping have taken matters into their own hands during a summit of World Leaders in China and reached...
solar panels, earth rangers

£300m budget to launch UK auctions for renewables

Renewable electricity projects will compete for £300m in support this autumn – an increase of £95m from the indicative budget published in July, Energy and Climate Change Secretary Ed Davey announced today. ...
Next generation turbines turn wind power on its axis

Next generation turbines turn wind power on its axis

A new company in Blackpool is turning heads with its next generation vertical axis wind turbines. Always efficient performers, new composite materials have helped these turbines to overcome the physical shortcomings of previous designs. Will Stirling reports. ...



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