Swansea Bay: Government confirms it will not back tidal lagoon scheme

Madeleine Cuff
clock
Swansea Bay: Government confirms it will not back tidal lagoon scheme

BREAKING: Business Secretary Greg Clark confirms government will not back plans for a tidal lagoon at Swansea Bay, sparking fears trail-blazing project could be shelved

The government will not provide any funding or price support contract for the proposed tidal lagoon at Swansea Bay, fuelling fears the ambitious scheme will now be shelved. Despite an official report...

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
  • Access our Intelligence Reports, exclusive data-rich studies on business-critical aspects of the green economy (BG Advanced members only)
  • 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

The PelaGen wave energy converters on PelaFlex platform 3 | Credit: Marine Power Systems

Marine Power Systems plots multi-megawatt wave energy demonstrator in Orkney

Firm plans to test out its PelaGen wave energy convertor (WEC) array for a year at the European Marine Energy Centre in Scotland

clock 15 August 2022 • 2 min read
Hubbub and OVO launch search for Glasgow street to participate in energy efficiency trial

Hubbub and OVO launch search for Glasgow street to participate in energy efficiency trial

Project will explore which home improvements are most effective at curbing bills ahead of proposed £3,000 fuel price cap this Autumn

clock 11 August 2022 • 3 min read
Clean power-promoting aerial art installation lands on Oxford Street

Clean power-promoting aerial art installation lands on Oxford Street

The Clean Power campaign has this week unveiled the installation, which is being used to promote sustainable practices to both the public and businesses

clock 11 August 2022 • 3 min read