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A man in his 60s has died after a suspected gas explosion destroyed a house in Yorkshire.
Police think the victim was the only resident inside the property in Haxby, near York.
Several other homes were also damaged in the blast.
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Despite weeks of heavy rain that inundated the surrounding areas, the town of Pickering in North Yorkshire stayed safe from the floods simply by working with rather than against nature.
Pickering flooded in 2007 but couldn't get funding for a flood barrier. Instead a smaller, and cheaper reservoir to store water and let it out slowly was built further up Pickering beck.
In addition, 167 small, leaky dams were built out of logs and branches and trees were planted.
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The Ferrybridge coal-fired power station in West Yorkshire is to close by March of next year.
Operator SSE has blamed rising costs and the impact of environmental legislation, claiming that the plant is forecast to lose £100m over the next five years.
Paul Smith, SSE Managing Director, and Generation, said: “This was a very difficult decision to take because of the impact on our Ferrybridge employees, their families and the community.
“It’s been known for many years that the UK would have to phase out coal as it moves towards a more sustainable energy mix. We’ve sought to protect jobs and invest in the site to keep it running for as long as we possibly could but ultimately we’ve had to make this regrettable decision today."
He said that SSE was keen to ensure that Ferrybridge's 172 staff would be redeployed.
The station has been operational since 1966 and has two units, which are nearly 50 years old.
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