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  • 5 June 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Welsh First Minister Carwyn Jones has called the UK government to offer price support for the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon ‘on the same terms’ to that agreed for the nuclear power station.

  • 28 June 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Menter Môn, the third-party manager for the Morlais tidal energy project, has expressed concerns regarding the continued financial support for tidal energy developments off Anglesey from the European Union’s institutions following the Brexit outcome.

  • 20 May 2015
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Marine energy company Minesto has been awarded a 13 million Euros investment from the European Regional Development Fund through the Welsh Government. The funding is part of the commercial roll out, including the establishment of Minesto UK Headquarters in North Wales and commissioning of the first commercial Deep Green power plant. The EU funds will support […]

  • 20 June 2011
    Authorities & Government

    First Minister Carwyn Jones has said he will not support the construction of large pylons in Montgomeryshire and has told his ministers to… [mappress] Source: newswales, June 20, 2011;

  • 20 June 2011
    Authorities & Government

    First Minister Carwyn Jones has said he will not support the construction of large pylons in Montgomeryshire and has told his ministers to… [mappress] Source: newswales, June 20, 2011;

  • 14 December 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment

    Mark Drakeford has won the Welsh Labour leadership election, and officially became the First Minister for Wales, following the resignation of Carwyn Jones.

  • 9 July 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development

    First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones, has welcomed an announcement by the Crown Estate, which supports the Welsh Government’s vision of developing a thriving marine renewable energy industry in Wales. The Crown Estate has announced the successful Third Party Managers of two areas of water off the Welsh coast designated for testing and demonstrating wave […]

  • 28 March 2013
    Authorities & Government

    The Right Honorable Carwyn Jones AM, First Minister of Wales and Assembly Member for Bridgend has been confirmed as RenewableUK Cymru 2013’s Keynote Speaker. Carwyn Jones will welcome delegates in the Opening Session of the conference on 1 May. Carwyn Jones became First Minister of Wales in December 2009. Following re-election in May 2011, Carwyn […]

  • 8 October 2019
    Authorities & Government

    Bombora has hosted a visit in Pembroke Dock from Jeremy Miles, Counsel General for Wales and Brexit Minister, to provide update on its mWave wave power project. Pembrokeshire boasts the highest concentration of wave resource in Wales, while Pembroke Dock offers access to a highly skilled marine and industrial supply chain. These attributes first attracted […]

  • 22 May 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wave Hub is expanding its operations in Wales to support the development of the Pembrokeshire wave energy site which will be led by the newly appointed Madeline Cowley.

  • 31 October 2019
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Technology

    Bombora has received the green light for the deployment and testing of their mWave wave energy technology off the coast of Pembrokeshire, Wales. This is the first Marine Licence to be granted for a wave energy device in Wales. Lesley Griffiths, the Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs said, “I am pleased Bombora has […]

  • 16 January 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Swansea Council Leader Rob Stewart has welcomed Welsh government’s offer to invest in the building of the £1.3 billion Swansea Bay tidal lagoon.

  • 7 May 2012
    Human Capital

    RWE npower renewables has launched an apprenticeship scheme, the company announced at the Renewables UK Cymru Conference in Cardiff. The First Minister of Wales welcomed the announcement that offers skilled, long-term jobs in the renewables industry for the first time in Wales.  “In March I announced the Welsh government’s commitment to work with business to […]

  • 9 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    First Minister, Carwyn Jones, has welcomed an announcement by the Crown Estate which supports the Welsh Government’s vision of developing a thriving marine renewable energy industry in Wales. The Crown Estate has announced the successful Third Party Managers of two areas of water off the Welsh coast designated for testing and demonstrating wave and tidal […]

  • 14 July 2015
    Authorities & Government

    A Plaid Cymru government will deliver 100% of Wales’ electricity from renewables, the party’s Shadow Energy Minister Llyr Gruffydd has announced. He said that the Party of Wales will publish a route map towards generating 100% of Wales’ electricity needs from renewables by 2035 within 100 days of a Plaid Cymru government. The party’s Shadow […]

  • 5 October 2007

    Fisheries ministers from across the UK are meeting in Scotland for the first time. Rural Affairs Secretary Richard Lochhead is in Peterhead with colleagues from Westminster, Wales and Northern Ireland.

  • 2 October 2007

    Fisheries ministers from all over the UK will meet in Scotland for the first time this week. Rural Affairs Secretary Richard Lochhead will be in Peterhead with ministerial colleagues from England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

  • 6 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The First Minister of Wales, Rt. Hon Carwyn Jones, has visited the Northern Gateway Flood Defense Strengthening Scheme, in Deeside, as part of his commitment to kick-start the development of the largest strategic employment site in North Wales. On visiting the site, the First Minister was given a tour of the current flood prevention works […]

  • 28 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The importance and potential of Wales canals to improve the prosperity of local communities was recognized at last week’s Royal Welsh Show, with a series of meetings between Welsh ministers and representatives from Glandŵr Cymru, the Canal & River Trust in Wales. The First Minister Carwyn Jones AM highlighted the vital contribution that the Welsh […]

  • 14 July 2015
    Environment

    A Plaid Cymru government will deliver 100 percent of Wales’ electricity from renewables, the party’s Shadow Energy Minister Llyr Gruffydd has announced. Llyr Gruffydd said the Party of Wales (Plaid Cymru) will publish a route map towards generating 100 percent of Wales’ electricity needs from renewables by 2035 within 100 days of a Plaid Cymru […]

  • 17 February 2011

    Environment and Sustainability Minister Jane Davidson has launched the consultation Sustainable Development for “Welsh Seas: Our approach to marine planning in Wales” to seek views on national plans for the inshore and offshore marine areas of Wales. The Marine and Coastal Access Act requires the Assembly Government to plan, and issue the required licences, for […]

  • 13 September 2011

    Hon Chris Hartcher MP, Minister for Resources and Energy, Government of New South Wales will be officially opening the CWC/IGU Australia Gas 2011 conference at the Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney on 31 October. Australia Gas 2011 is the first international strategic gas conference to be held in Australia and is co-hosted by the International Gas […]