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...
The UK fracking ban, what does it mean?

The UK fracking ban, what does it mean?

UK fracking ban, what do we know?   What does a UK fracking ban mean for the energy industry? Well, at the moment, not a great deal! The government have very recently announced that fracking will not be allowed to proceed within the UK. It seems as though this...
The UK fracking ban, what does it mean?

What is fracking? And is it bad for the environment?

How does it work?   In a very simple explanation, Fracking is the process of forcing the release of natural gasses from rock formations underground and capturing it. Using pressurised liquid called ‘fracking fluid’. This is usually just water but...