Energy bills discount plus oil & gas tax among measures announced in Cost of Living Support package

The Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak has today announced measures to try and combat soaring energy bills and the cost of living crisis, including a tax on oil and gas companies.

Government action on energy bills a ‘moral and economic imperative’ say REA

The REA have called for urgent Government action on energy bills, outlining measures that could help manage the "critical" situation.

Industry mourns the loss of LEAF Chief Executive Caroline Drummond MBE

Tributes have poured in for Caroline Drummond MBE, the Chief Executive of Linking Environment and Farming (LEAF) who has sadly passed away following a short illness.

Boiler upgrade scheme opens for applications

The UK Government's Boiler Upgrade Scheme, providing grants to encourage property owners to install low carbon heating systems, has opened for applications today.

Is algae-powered computing the future?

Researchers at the University of Cambridge have used a species of blue-green algae to power a microprocessor for over a year, using nothing but ambient light and water.