Arctic energy heats up North East economy

An Iceland-UK electricity link project makes progress and presents a major opportunity for regional sector expertise.

Energy cap combats high tariffs

The government has introduced a new bill to combat rising costs – but just how much are we overpaying for energy?

Fallon’s focus on North East renewables

Former Government Minister Michael Fallon has teamed up with a Teesside engineering business to assess government support for the region’s wind energy sector.

Corbyn calls for European unity over energy

Labour argue to keep Britain in Euratom and the EU Internal Energy Market and re-nationalise UK energy supply post Brexit.

Floating turbines, drones and robots

Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult outlines its utopian vision for wind power, and it’s not as far off as you might think.

Blades of glory in Blyth

A giant wind turbine blade is set to undergo testing at Blyth’s ORE Catapult site.

Arenko and GE connection sparks major battery storage project

Thousands of homes and businesses could be supported by one of the UK’s largest battery storage projects to date.

Nissan gives renewable energy a lift

North East manufacturing giant involved in major vehicle to grid smart charging and electricity supply project.

Is the North East leading UK’s low carbon revolution?

Northern Powergrid announces £83m regional electricity network upgrade.

Brexit energy risks laid bare

New report asks – will leaving EU increase energy prices and put supply security at risk?