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Prospect union, accompanied by representatives from the TUC, Unite and GMB, are visiting nuclear power station Sizewell B on Friday (4 October) to show their support for construction of the new Sizewell C and discuss future funding options.

wind turbine
Labour has today announced plans for 37 new offshore wind-farms, along with broader policies to help the UK achieve Net Zero carbon emissions. 

Prospect made the case for unions being in the renewables sector during the first ever green industrial revolution reception at the Labour party conference in Brighton.

Installing wind turbine
The Department of Business Energy and Industrial Strategy today announced the results of its third renewable energy CFD auction which helps to support low carbon generation. and determines the strike price for future generation. Only some renewable technologies are included, for example onshore wind and solar are not.

On Friday 13 September SSE announced that it was selling SSE Energy Services to OVO.