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North Cornwall Solar Farm Goes Live

Creathorne Solar Farm, Good Energy's new 1.8MW solar site in north Cornwall, began exporting its first electricity to the national grid earlier... read more

Press Release • 12.08.2014 • By Pressat Wire

REA Welcomes Calls for Government to Accelerate Green Transport Fuels and Heating Technologies

Influential reports urge Government to cut carbon from driving and heating The Government has made good progress on renewable electricity... read more

Press Release • 15.07.2014 • By Pressat Wire

Energy Secretary Ed Davey Switches His Own Energy Supplier With the Big Deal

Energy Secretary Ed Davey joins over a thousand people who have so far switched their energy supply using the Big Deal collective switch... read more

Press Release • 15.07.2014 • By Pressat Wire

BMW i3 electric vehicle test drive review

BMW's entry into the electric vehicle (EV) market has come with a bang, a sleek stylish design typical of that by BMW, as good to sit in as a 3... read more

Press Release • 10.07.2014 • By Electriccar2buy

Crown Estate announces new wave & tidal leases and plans for tidal range

The Crown Estate has boosted the UK wave and tidal sector today by confirming leasing agreements for new wave and tidal stream energy sites, as... read more

Press Release • 08.07.2014 • By Pressat Wire

Government Warned to Act Over Growing Risk to Material Supply as UK Approaches 'End of an Era'

Around 40% of manufacturers' operational costs are material costs - 75% of EU manufacturers have seen material costs increase since 2000 In... read more

Press Release • 08.07.2014 • By Pressat Wire

Forum Warns Changes to Flexible Working Will Add to Admin Burden Felt by Small Firms

With changes in the right to request flexible working coming into today (30th June), national business group the Forum of Private Business is... read more

Press Release • 30.06.2014 • By Pressat Wire

Npower Apologises Again to Customers and Announces Further Actions and Strict Timelines Agreed With Ofgem

- npower progress taking longer than planned so it agrees with Ofgem on measures to complete resolution of customer service issues faster. - An... read more

Press Release • 19.06.2014 • By Pressat Wire

New capability assessment tool will help protect businesses from cyber-attack

APMG International has announced it is working with the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) and its technology transfer company... read more

Press Release • 19.06.2014 • By Ploughshare Innovations Ltd

InterSafety interviews Maxguard, specialists in stylish safety, who say “the PPE market is becoming more fashion-conscious.”

InterSafety , the UK’s leading destination for industrial safety clothing and accessories, has recently interviewed Maxguard’s Pieter de... read more

Press Release • 17.06.2014 • By InterSafety