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The Great Unloved

Foreign owned UK manufacturers are at risk of becoming non-core and could be losing millions for the British economy, says Mathew Deering, investment director at private equity firm, Endless LLP.

Next generation turbines turn wind power on its axis

Posted on 4 Mar 2014 by

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.

Cool operators

Cool operators

James Pozzi ventured to the French city of Lille to visit Sofrigram, Europe's largest insulated and thermal packaging firm, a year after launching its Cold Shop website to expand its export potential.