Cambridge University is part of a £60m project to research science which could benefit the oil and gas industry.
A public meeting has been held for people living in a Bedfordshire village to discuss the issue of wind farms in the area.
Centrica, the parent company of British Gas, has been given the go ahead to develop a gas field off the North Norfolk coast
The Energy Minister visits Milton Keynes to see "Greener" council homes
The Government has given the go-ahead to two offshore wind farm projects which could provide power to almost 750,000 homes.
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.
Academics want tougher policies