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Wind energy fills the capacity gap from closed nuclear and gas plants

Strong wind speeds over the weekend contributed significantly to the UK’s electricity supply as nuclear reactors remained offline and a large gas plant was suddenly hit by a fire.

Wind energy fills the capacity gap from closed nuclear and gas plants
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Government to axe solar farm subsidies in favour of biomass crops
(Mon 20/10)
Farmers will lose the right to claim subsidies for fields filled with solar panels under new Government plans to ensure more agricultural land is dedicated to growing crops for food and biomass production. ... Read more

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Double boost to protect forest and wildlife at iconic Scottish glen
(Thu 16/10)
Plans to protect and restore one of Scotland’s most iconic and beautiful glens – alongside wildlife such as golden eagles, Scottish wildcats and red squirrels – received a double boost last week when charity Trees ... Read more

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One hundred European cities sign up to action on climate change
(Thu 16/10)
Today marks a major milestone for the European Commission's Mayors Adapt initiative, with 100 European cities now committed to take action to tackle climate change. ... Read more

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Impacts of climate change to now be included in UK's military planning
(Wed 15/10)
Energy Secretary Ed Davey has revealed the impacts of climate change will for the first time be integrated in the UK’s next strategic defence and security review.... Read more