At the party’s Autumn Conference Fringe, we held yet another well-attended panel discussion on technical issues of recent topical interest. On this occasion, we were privileged to hear from Sir Ed Davey, former Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, and Luke Warren of the Carbon Capture and Storage Association.
Despite the Government decision in 2007 to build new nuclear power stations and a huge investment in wind power the UK remains dependent on gas and coal power stations. Though the need to develop a commercial process to capture the carbon dioxide emitted is urgent, progress is slow. This note brings the story up to […]