Sizewell C: Government in talks to fund £20bn nuclear plant

Officials will hold discussions with France's EDF about funding the Sizewell C project in Suffolk.

bbcnews
Dec. 14, 2020 ~3 min

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Boris Johnson to chair nuclear summit

The government is committed to building nuclear power stations to decarbonise the UK's electricity.

bbcnews
Nov. 9, 2020 ~3 min

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Could Scotland ever be 'the Saudi Arabia of renewables'?

Not for the first time, politicians highlight Scotland's potential to generate renewable energy.

bbcnews
Nov. 2, 2020 ~7 min

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Rolls-Royce plans mini nuclear reactors by 2029

The firm says it plans to build up to 15 of the mini reactors, which can be delivered by a lorry.

By Roger Harrabin & Katie Prescott • bbcnews
Jan. 24, 2020 ~3 min

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How liquid air could help keep the lights on

The UK will build the first ever liquid air energy storage plant, based on an idea from a backyard inventor.

By Roger Harrabin • bbcnews
Oct. 22, 2019 ~3 min

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Climate change: UK CO2 emissions fall again

The decline of coal sends UK emissions down, but critics warn there's much more to do.

By Roger Harrabin • bbcnews
Feb. 5, 2019 ~5 min

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Poralia rufescens jellyfish spotted off coast of California

The Poralia rufescens is swimming off the coast of southern California in the Pacific Ocean.

By Roger Harrabin • bbcnews
Oct. 20, 2018 ~4 min

 climate-change  agriculture  wind-power  electric-cars  renewable-energy  food-industry  oil-gas-industry  greenhouse-gas-emissions  wind-farms  fracking  diet-nutrition  energy-industry  diesel-engines

BepiColombo: Mercury space mission to help us understand Earth

BepiColombo mission could shed light on space weather and history of our planet

By Roger Harrabin • bbcnews
Oct. 19, 2018 ~4 min

 climate-change  agriculture  wind-power  electric-cars  renewable-energy  food-industry  oil-gas-industry  greenhouse-gas-emissions  wind-farms  fracking  diet-nutrition  energy-industry  diesel-engines

Why is this African village letting mosquitoes in?

The genetically modified insects are part of a project which aims to tackle malaria in Africa.

By Roger Harrabin • bbcnews
Oct. 19, 2018 ~4 min

 climate-change  agriculture  wind-power  electric-cars  renewable-energy  food-industry  oil-gas-industry  greenhouse-gas-emissions  wind-farms  fracking  diet-nutrition  energy-industry  diesel-engines

Can a cooker help save the rainforest?

The solar-powered cooker that uses an alternative to charcoal.

By Roger Harrabin • bbcnews
Oct. 18, 2018 ~4 min

 climate-change  agriculture  wind-power  electric-cars  renewable-energy  food-industry  oil-gas-industry  greenhouse-gas-emissions  wind-farms  fracking  diet-nutrition  energy-industry  diesel-engines

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