Royal opening for Blyth energy centres

The Duke of York is in Northumberland today to open two new multimillion pound facilities for the development of offshore renewable energy technologies.

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North East leading way in renewable energy

A North East company has unveiled a new state-of-the-art testing centre in the renewable energy field.

The National Renewable Energy Centre in Blyth, is hoping the testing units will help establish the region as a front runner in the field.

Currently, there is nothing like them anywhere else in the world - a point not lost on His Royal Highness the Duke of York when he officially opened the units earlier today, December 3.

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