The rejected Welsh tidal power scheme is a missed opportunity on many fronts, says the chair of the planning inspectors who studied the proposalThe rejection by ministers of the proposed Swansea Bay tidal lagoon (Report,...
Ministers’ decision to shelve a pioneering wave power scheme in Swansea Bay is based on evidence – but also ideologyThe UK government’s decision to shelve plans to build the world’s first tidal lagoon off Swansea...
Ministers say project is too expensive but decision sparks widespread criticism
Tidal Lagoon Power has to cut headcount after delays over decision on £1.3bn project
Welsh scheme will factor in home’s energy efficiency into lenders’ affordability calculations
Committees seek clarity on indecision over taxpayer support and price guarantees for flagship tidal clean energy scheme to harness tide power
Next stage of planning process for Anglesey site postponed as effect on tern colonies is assessed
Howard Hardman suggests dumping the big six to stop the drilling; Austen Lynch says Lancashire’s fracking wells won’t provide much of an energy dividend; Neil Anderson on France’s tidal power station successThe news...
Government funding delay for £1.3bn scheme may force firm to lay off staff within weeks
A new-build programme would create an intolerable burden on communities into the far future, writes Andrew Blowers; while Rose Heaney wonders why our abundant renewable energy sources are being overlookedIn 1976, Lord Flowers...
Fresh offer of ‘substantial investment’ from Welsh first minister raises hope for clean energy plan getting a green light from Westminster
Jenny Jones says the UK must respond proactively to news that China has banned imports of millions of tons of plastic wasteThis could be the year we start burning more of our waste than recycling it (China’s plastic waste...
Office for Nuclear Regulation approves design for new reactor at Horizon Nuclear Power’s plant at Wylfa, Anglesey
Critics say dredging of sediment could increase risks of contamination on Welsh side of Severn estuary
North Wales’ Arfon Jones, a former anti-fracking activist, had queried why his force was helping Lancashire police
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