The UK’s greenest 137 greenest days!

The UK’s greenest 137 greenest days!

Renewable Energy in the UK, for the first time, beat fossil fuels for 137 days of 2019! It has been the greenest year for UK energy on record! As great as this was for the UK this is only focused on electricity generation. There are still sectors in the UK that emit...
Looking back at the UK energy industry in 2019

Looking back at the UK energy industry in 2019

It was a very busy year for the UK energy industry in 2019. We’ve seen plans for drastic change, progress toward climate action and a general shift in the attitudes of the country and much more! So, as we start the new year we wanted to round up all the...
Coal: Is this the tipping point?

Coal: Is this the tipping point?

Since the 1880’s coal has been burned to generate electricity. Since then coal has largely dominated energy generation around the world! But, recent projections have suggested that coal is on a tipping point. A decline in global coal use could mean the end for...
Where do UK greenhouse gas emissions come from?

Where do UK greenhouse gas emissions come from?

Though we can only estimate the total greenhouse gas emissions produced by the UK, we can still give quite an accurate account of what we contribute. This post will be focusing mainly on the figures from 2018.  You may be curious about the UK’s total...
Nuclear fusion power, how close are we?

Nuclear fusion power, how close are we?

Often regarded as the ‘holy grail’ of energy, nuclear fusion has been long thought of as a source of unlimited power! Nuclear power currently generates energy through the process known as nuclear fission. This is more commonly known as the process of...