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British Irish Council ministers sign agreement to co-operate in an All Islands Approach to develop marine renewable energy resources

June 20th, 2011 by HM Government Department of Energy and Climate Change

Ministers from the British Isles, Ireland, The Channel Islands and the Isle of Man signed up to a historic deal on 20 June 2011 to cooperate on exploiting the major wind and marine resource in and around the islands. The states involved agreed to co-operate in the All Islands Approach to energy at the British […]

An engineering perspective on resource consumption and energy and water use in the Channel Islands

June 14th, 2011 by Peter Cadiou

Whether you are converted to the persuasion that Climate Change is upon us or not, the profligate consumption of finite natural resources is unacceptable on any level and should not be considered normal in any well educated society. From an engineering, and from a practical, point-of-view it is rational to conserve natural resources and our […]