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There was a big boost for the Welsh renewables sector yesterday when Welsh Government announced approval for the Skerries Tidal Stream Array off Anglesey.  The green light coincided with £10m government grant, allowing Siemens to predict financial close on the project by 2015. The race is now on to get the project completed before the subsidy regime changes in 2017.   The number of jobs created by the project has already doubled since… Read More

Green Revolution comes to Aberthaw Big news from RWE that they have started Carbon Capture and Storage at their coal-fired power station at Aberthaw! The numbers are small, but this could be the start of something very exciting.  Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) is the game-changing technology that could dramatically impact our ability to slow or partially prevent catastrophic climate change. Estimates suggest that there is space for 1000s of gigatonnes of… Read More