On Tuesday 2nd December, the Government published its National Infrastructure Plan 2014, listing the infrastructure projects in the pipeline and the long-term plans for UK infrastructure.
On Wednesday 3rd December, the Chancellor gave his last Autumn Statement, setting out the state of the economy, before next year’s General Election.
NuGeneration Limited have been granted government funding for a new nuclear power plant in West Cumbria.
The Welsh planning system is to be streamlined under the new Planning Bill, which hopes to receive royal assent in 2015.
Last week the Scottish Government released a draft consultation document titled; public engagement on Wind Turbine proposals: Good practice guidance.
The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have announced plans to establish a sovereign wealth fund for shale gas tax revenues. The proposed fund will be debated in the House of Lords on Monday 17th November 2014.
The Court of Appeal has overturned the High Court’s ruling in the case of Redhill Aerodrome Ltd v Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government.
Wet and windy November seems like an apt time of year to host the Renewable UK 2014 conference and exhibition!
We are pleased to announce that EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Limited (EDF Energy) have been granted planning permission to carry out works to enhance the resilience of the existing shingle ridge to the south of the Dungeness B Nuclear Power Station.
A DEFRA press release earlier this week announced that farmers will lose their right to claim subsidies for fields filled with solar panels.