Energy Secretary Ed Davey has announced proposals to give government grants to communities where wind turbines are built.
The move is designed to compensate people living close to Windfarms who often object to the schemes.
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A public meeting has been held for people living in a Bedfordshire village to discuss the issue of wind farms in the area.Read the full story ›
Centrica, the parent company of British Gas, has been given the go ahead to develop a gas field off the North Norfolk coast
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The Government has given the go-ahead to two offshore wind farm projects which could provide power to almost 750,000 homes.Read the full story ›
Plans for a straw fuelled Biomass plant near Snetterton in Norfolk have been approved.
The plant will produce enough power for the equivalent of more than 60,000 homes, by burning mostly cereal and oliseed rape straw.
Once the details are finalised, construction is likely to start next spring, lasting around 2 and a half years.
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