As part of its FutureGen project, the US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced new plans for the demonstration of commercial-scale integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) and other clean coal power plants incorporating carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology.
The influential Committee on Climate Change has today warned that increased reliance on unabated gas generation could add £600 to the average household bill over the coming decades.
UK Energy Secretary Ed Davey has today given the go ahead for fracking of shale gas to restart in the UK.
Despite widespread condemnation, the UK Chancellor George Osborne’s Autumn Statement yesterday opened up the way for a massive expansion of gas power.
As the UK Chancellor George Osborne makes his Autumn Statement, a report by Cambridge Econometrics for WWF and Greenpeace indicates that investing in offshore wind rather than gas would boost GDP by £20 billion.
UK Chancellor George Osborne is widely expected to announce the approval of up to 30 new gas-fired power stations tomorrow as part of his Autumn Statement.
UK Energy Secretary Ed Davey put the details of government’s long awaited Energy Bill before Parliament today, which promises to revolutionise the country’s energy market.