Category Archives: Energy & Environment

Fab day out taking a break in Africa … right here in Suffolk

We all need a break now and then don’t we? While we dream of our summer holidays to some exotic location, all too often we ignore what’s right on our doorstep. I am a passionate wildlife lover. My dream vacation? I … Continue reading

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Is India’s renewables market on the right track?

India has long been one of the leading lights for renewables and the potential for further deployment remains large. 2013 was, however, a lacklustre year for the market, leading many to ask: Is India renewables on the right track? Whether 2014 … Continue reading

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Mind the gap: UK renewables set for a two-year go slow but “hidden” fuel can help

It’s was something of a blockbuster summer for the UK’s renewable energy industry, with a string of massive offshore wind farm projects taking significant steps – including the opening of the 630MW London Array offshore wind farm in the Outer … Continue reading

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Did you know there are less than 300 Asian Lions left in the wild?

Persecution has “virtually wiped them out sadly and that’s why captive breeding programmes are “key to their survival”, says ZSL London Zoo. I was lucky enough to get some fabulous photos of the zoo’s Asian Lions earlier this month … … Continue reading

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Monkey Business: Conserving energy to conserve wildlife

So it’s been an eventful week, but the highlight had to be my business trip to ZSL London Zoo, as anyone who’s a fan of my Rage With A Smile Photography facebook page knows. I was there to see the zoo publicly confirmed as … Continue reading

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Time to pass on the renewables baton – my final editorial leader for Renewable Energy Focus

It’s been some year since I took on the role of Managing Editor for Renewable Energy Focus. The highlight? When Faith Birol, chief economist of the International Energy Agency, declared fossil fuel subsidies “public enemy number one”. He was speaking at the European … Continue reading

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Renewable energy to become world’s second-largest power generation source by 2015, says IEA

The global energy map is changing “in dramatic fashion”, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said today, as it launched the 2012 edition of its World Energy Outlook. While it’s America’s push on oil and gas production, rather than renewable energy, … Continue reading

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