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24 October 2013

The IET Innovation Awards 2013
See the shortlist for the Power/Energy Category.  Winners will be announced on 20 November 2013.

A project to harness wave power has been shortlisted in the James Dyson Award
With the increased demand for energy over the next 50 years, Renewable Wave Power (RWP) is attempting to resurrect the situation with a new and efficient power take-off structure. RWP is a semi-submersible multi axis wave energy converter, specifically designed to run in the Orkneys.

21 October 2013
‘Timid’ politicians not investing enough in green energy
Politicians’ “timidity” on investing in green energy could cost hundreds of thousands of jobs, according to trade union the TUC.

Fukushima nuclear clean up behind schedule
Japan  won’t be able to complete the clean-up of municipalities worst hit by the Fukushima disaster by the next March, as originally planned, forcing people to stay out of their homes for years.

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Most Recent Blog Posts

I am delighted to have been invited to become the next IET Energy Sector Chair and would like to introduce myself to you. I have been a keen supporter and active member of the IET (and formerly the IEE), serving on the Energy Policy Panel, representing the IET overseas in Hong Kong, Australia and New Zealand, serving as a member of TPN’s, helping to ... read more...
Posted by Hannah Uzor on IET Energy Sector Mar 10, 2015 1:08 GMT
The last few month have seen bewildering changes in the energy dialogue within the UK. The so-called policy trilemma of meeting security, affordability, and environmental targets simultaneously has rocked around under public and political pressures.   As the public disquiet over shale gas exploitation (security and environmental) gradually ... read more...
Posted by Julie Hudson on IET Energy Sector Dec 11, 2013 9:19 GMT

Featured Energy Sector Video

Keynote: The Supergrid - advanced investment or business as usual?

Sean Kelly

From: Integrating Renewable Energy into the Grid, 28 February 2013, London, UK

2013-02-28 Power Channel

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Who else believes that awareness of renewable energy among non specialists has been increased in the last 10 years? I do.
What policies do you think were most effective?
what other policies we as civil communities need to do?
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