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Are British Engineers Really Producing Petrol from Air Technology?

The UK press has gone mad over a new energy technology in recent days. I’ve been asked whether it is really as exciting as it seems?“Exclusive: Pioneering scientists turn fresh air into petrol in massive boost in fight against energy crisis” ran the...

Posted October 22, 2012    

UK Energy Shambles: We Need to Take the Politics out of Energy

This week’s chapter in what tweeters are calling the #EnergyShambles was indeed just like an episode of The Thick of It. What happened was this: at PMQs on Wednesday Cameron said that “we will be legislating so that energy companies have to give the...

Posted October 20, 2012