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'It’s all to play for in Norfolk and Suffolk as transition to wind energy ramps up'

'It’s all to play for in Norfolk and Suffolk as transition to wind energy ramps up'

David Dukes, head of inward investment at New Anglia Growth Hub, discusses why the transition to wind power has become so important for the Norfolk-Suffolk region.
Realising fresh opportunities in tough times

Realising fresh opportunities in tough times

The oil and gas industry is rising to the challenge of meeting the UK’s energy needs while producing fewer emissions. The SNS is central to plans where skills and expertise nurtured for more than a half a century will be applied to offshore wind, carbon capture and storage, and hydrogen – boosting the UK economy by decarbonisation. Mike Tholen, Oil and Gas UK sustainability director, looks ahead.
'We will all need to work together in harmony to energise the future'

'We will all need to work together in harmony to energise the future'

John Best, energy stalwart and founder of EEEGR, reflects on the last 20 years and how the foundations laid will support the Energy Transition.
Great power demands intelligent control

Great power demands intelligent control

Stuart Thornton, business development and tendering manager at Offshore Heavy Transport AS, tells us about the company's vision for the next generation of offshore wind foundations.
'The future of the EPR is British - if we want it'

'The future of the EPR is British - if we want it'

Former Extinction Rebellion activist Zion Lights is now the UK director of Environmental Progress, which advocates nuclear energy as a way to lift humans out of poverty and and save the natural world. Here we publish her open letter to Prime Minister Boris Johnson, which outlines the importance of Sizewell C.
New Anglia businesses to benefit from UK’s offshore renewable energy boom

New Anglia businesses to benefit from UK’s offshore renewable energy boom

Andy Holyland, regional innovation manager at Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult, tells us abut the new Fit 4 Offshore Renewables (F4OR) business improvement programme.
'We need to shine a light on the region'

'We need to shine a light on the region'

Ian Pease, business development manager for All Energy at OrbisEnergy and the East of England Energy Zone (EEEZ), shares his views on Covid-19, the 'green recovery' and shouting louder about our amazing energy success story.
Norfolk Vanguard will provide a 'vital economic boost' to the county

Norfolk Vanguard will provide a 'vital economic boost' to the county

For five years, Ruari Lean and the Vattenfall team has been planning one of the world’s most ground-breaking wind farms off the Norfolk coast. Despite the disappointing news that its consent was delayed, he is keen to offer reassurance that his team’s work with businesses and communities will continue.