Tidal Lagoon Power developer urges government to 'catalyse' industry, in face of ministerial scepticism

Madeleine Cuff
clock
Tidal Lagoon Power developer urges government to 'catalyse' industry, in face of ministerial scepticism

Cabinet minister describes the project as 'eye-wateringly' expensive, according to FT

Hopes remain that the high profile Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon project can still get the go-ahead, despite reports in the Financial Times that a Cabinet Minister described the scheme as "eye-wateringly expensive"....

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Marine

Scotland to ban fossil fuel powered boilers in new homes from 2024

Scotland to ban fossil fuel powered boilers in new homes from 2024

Scottish Government unveils plans to ensure all new homes and properties are fitted with low carbon alternatives to gas boilers

clock 02 August 2022 • 2 min read
UK government launches £75m nuclear fuel fund

UK government launches £75m nuclear fuel fund

Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy kicks off new Nuclear Fuel Fund to encourage investment and in nuclear supply chain

clock 19 July 2022 • 2 min read
Artist impression of the proposed factory at Teesworks

GE shelves plans for giant wind blade factory on Teesside

News comes as SeAH Wind celebrates start of work on £400m offshore wind wind factory in the region

clock 13 July 2022 • 3 min read