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  • 10 July 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Tidal Lagoon Power (TLP) – the company behind the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon proposal – has called the UK department of energy’s statement on tidal lagoons ‘deliberately misleading’ following the release of an audit into the government’s comments.

  • 25 January 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Technology

    Steelworkers who face unemployment due to Tata Steel’s announced job cuts in the South Wales region, could be bailed by the new jobs Swansea Bay tidal lagoon project would bring to the local community.

  • 11 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) of UK reportedly intends to object to the plans for the construction of additional tidal lagoons in the UK until the potential environmental impacts are properly assessed on the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon – if given a go-ahead.

  • 23 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Tidal Lagoon Power – the developer of the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon project – has made an agreement with shareholders and creditors to repay its debts over a fixed period of time as the company continues shaping new delivery plan for the Welsh clean energy scheme.

  • 8 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay (TLSB), along with GFirst LEP and The Growth Hub, is holding a supply chain awareness session for Gloucestershire construction, manufacturing, operations and maintenance companies.

  • 1 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Gupta family interests have committed to an eight-figure investment over time in the development of tidal lagoon power plants in the UK and India. The move is part of a wider strategy by Gupta company, SIMEC, to create multi-billion pound renewable energy capacity worldwide and apply innovative technologies to provide low-cost power for energy-intensive industries. […]

  • 2 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Tidal Lagoon Power has joined the Ocean Energy Europe association as its first tidal range member. “The tidal lagoons are an exciting technology with a lot of potential and we hope to see them create jobs, growth and low carbon energy across Europe in the coming years. The Swansea Bay tidal lagoon project is the […]

  • 11 May 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Welsh Liberal Democrats said on Thursday they would give an immediate go-ahead for the construction of the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon and start plans for a program of tidal lagoons in the UK.

  • 18 March 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Chancellor George Osborne has announced today that the UK government is entering formal negotiations on financing subsidy for the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon project. UK government is opening of the negotiations on the subsidy for the proposed Swansea Bay tidal lagoon. In his Budget speech, the Chancellor George Osborne said: “We’re opening negotiations on the Swansea […]

  • 1 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Alun Griffiths has been named as preferred bidder for public realm ancillary works for Swansea Bay tidal lagoon. Under the contract, worth approximately £25 mln, Abergavenny-based Alun Griffiths will provide ancillary civil engineering for the project’s public realm works, including breakwater surface, roads, slipways, utilities and landscaping. The contract will be delivered by a local […]

  • 27 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    Tidal Lagoon Power, the developer behind Swansea Bay tidal lagoon, has announced job cuts following the delay in the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon construction start. The company is reportedly making 17 redundancies at its Gloucester office. The announcement comes after the company stated last month that it is postponing the beginning of marine works on the […]

  • 17 January 2018

    Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA) has expressed its support to the recently announced Welsh Government’s proposal to help get the long-delayed Swansea Bay tidal lagoon development back on track with a ‘substantial’ investment offer.

  • 25 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Laing O’Rourke has been named as preferred bidder for GBP 200 mln contract to deliver Swansea Bay tidal lagoon’s turbine house and sluice structure block. The construction will require 500 workers at its peak, most of which will be local to South Wales, Tidal Lagoon Power’s press release reads. Concrete, reinforcing and other materials will […]

  • 11 September 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Tidal Lagoon Power has agreed the grid connection deal with National Grid for the proposed 3.2GW Cardiff tidal lagoon project in the Severn Estuary.

  • 16 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Tidal Lagoon Power has appointed Graham Hillier as new Managing Director for Development Services. Hillier will join Tidal Lagoon Power later in spring, and will be tasked with overseeing the provision of environmental, planning and property services to each TLP’s projects following Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon, TLP’s press release reads. Hillier’s qualifications include a BSc in Geography […]

  • 10 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The review which assessed tidal lagoon energy in UK is likely to be in favor of the proposed Swansea Bay tidal lagoon scheme, UK media report.

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

    The founder of UK-based green outfit Ecotricity, Dale Vince, has denounced the Welsh government’s proposal to invest in the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon project stating the associated costs were far higher than necessary.

  • 2 March 2015
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Research & Development

    Tidal Lagoon Power has submitted an Environmental Impact Assessment scoping report for a planned tidal lagoon between Cardiff and Newport to the Planning Inspectorate. The document of over 400 pages in length represents the first step in bringing the proposed tidal lagoon off Cardiff to reality. Site selection and feasibility studies for the project began […]

  • 22 June 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The former UK Energy Minister, and now the head of tidal lagoons review, Charles Hendry, has issued a call for evidence seeking suggestions on the cost, benefits and opportunities of tidal lagoons.

  • 2 March 2015
    Research & Development

    Tidal Lagoon Power will take a first significant step towards the delivery of full-scale tidal lagoon infrastructure in the UK with the submission of an Environmental Impact Assessment scoping report for a tidal lagoon between Cardiff and Newport. The project will have an installed capacity, dependent on final design, of between 1,800MW and 2,800MW, giving […]

  • 15 February 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Over 100 Members of Parliament (MPs) have called the UK government to start contracts for difference (CfD) negotiations for the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon as soon as possible.

  • 10 February 2016
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Technology

    The UK government has announced an independent review into the feasibility and practicality of tidal lagoon energy in the UK. Whilst progress has been made to understand the technology behind tidal lagoons, which have the potential to provide the UK with clean and secure energy, more work needs to be done to determine whether they present […]