June 15, 2015

What is P272?

You will have been aware that since April 2014, all maximum demand meters (technically, meters with profile classes from 5…
June 8, 2015

John Hall: The OPEC Seminar 2015 & the 167th Meeting of the OPEC Conference

This was the OPEC week, starting with the two-day seminar on 3rd June and culminating in the conference on 5th…
May 26, 2015

No Blades, No Problem: Bladeless Wind Turbines on the Rise

Given that many countries have been set renewable energy targets that need to be reached by 2020, researchers and developers…
May 12, 2015

The Global Battery Solution has Arrived!

At last the world now has a viable battery solution that is commercially viable. Last week, Tesla Motors CEO Elon…
May 11, 2015

Energy Under a Tory Government

Five years ago it was “vote blue, go green” and to an extent the Lib Dems kept to that motto.…
May 5, 2015

UK Wind Farm Opens

One of the UK’s first commercial wind farms was Coal Clough. It was constructed in 1992 and is capable of…
April 28, 2015

The Greco-Russian Energy Alliance

There are times, such as the present, when the delicate balance between sympathy and national interest becomes blurred. (more…)
April 20, 2015

Keep It in the Ground

You may have noticed the ongoing campaign The Guardian is leading against the Gates Foundation and Wellcome Trust. They are…
April 13, 2015

Is the UK Heading for Deflation?

For the first time since 1960, UK may be on the brink of deflation. Falling energy prices, coupled with an…