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Business meets Academia at Hull University

Last week it was my honour to speak at a conference where business meets the academic staff at Hull University.  The speech is available here on the Mainstream website and as usual is a collaborative effort between Brendan Halligan and myself.  Hull University proclaims on its website that it is “open for business” and that […]

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Wind: The cheapest solution for electricity generation in South Africa

Continuation of the theme that wind and other renewable power sources reduce the cost of providing an electricity service.

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Those who live in Glasshouses…

An article appeared on the Financial Times on Thursday 7th January. It argues that nuclear is the cheapest low carbon electricity source. The article was written by Vincent de Rivaz, CEO of the French owned EDF energy, which plans to build at least four new reactors in Britain at a cost of around £20 billion. […]

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