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Grant enabling Gateshead homes to use mine water energy

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Gateshead Council, UK, has been awarded a grant of almost £6mln to expand its heat network in Gateshead Town Centre.
TBM under construction in Germany. Courtesy HS2

HS2 TBM images and naming

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The two tunnel boring machines (TBMs) that will spend around three years digging the longest and deepest HS2 tunnels – from just inside the UK’s M25 to South Heath in Buckinghamshire have made their pictorial debut.

Wood and Standards

The Wood Technology Society
Wood, wood products and Standardisation New to our WTS website! John Park, WTS Board member, takes us through the myriad of Standards pertinent to Wood. This introductory piece can be...
Artist impression of a satellite breaking in space causing space debris. Credit: ESA

New UK funding to combat space debris

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New UK government funding is on offer for innovative solutions to tackle potentially hazardous space debris.

North Sea Gas has lower carbon footprint than imported LNG

Energy Transition Group
The production of natural gas from the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) creates less than half as much greenhouse gas as imported Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), according to data published by the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA).