£12m boost for Port of Blyth
How a new banking facility is enabling the next phase in the port’s rapid expansion plans, focused on offshore energy and decommissioning.
North East surge in battery storage
With new projects in Bishop Auckland and Newcastle, is the region leading the way in innovative battery storage development? Read our energy expert’s view.
Two major UK battery storage projects unveiled
VLC Energy to develop two of the UK’s largest grid connected battery electricity storage sites, but does the future of renewables lie in batteries?
Solar shines as UK investment heats up
Multimillion pound investments in UK solar projects reflect growing focus on renewables as a key source of Britain’s energy.
Lots in store – renewable and battery boost
With growing expectation on renewable and battery energy, the government predicts only a small number of new gas power stations may be needed.
Remote island wind to compete in CfD
Despite high network connection costs, government proposals could allow remote island wind projects to compete in Contract for Difference (CfD) auctions.
Local engineering firm secures offshore contracts
Stockton based Francis Brown set to work with BiFab and SMD.
Tyneside councils to run own energy companies
Newcastle and South Tyneside councils’ innovative plans to reduce energy costs for local consumers.
Teesside MP re-ignites low carbon ambition
Andy MacDonald, MP for Middlesbrough, calls to protect existing industries in a low carbon world.
North East universities and businesses tackle energy issues
Great minds of industry and academia team-up in new regional research centre.