Fears have been raised that people in this region will not be able to heat their homes this winter because of rises in energy prices.
Residents urged to bid for lower bills
Cambridge University is part of a £60m project to research science which could benefit the oil and gas industry.
Centrica, the parent company of British Gas, has been given the go ahead to develop a gas field off the North Norfolk coast
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.