The Guardian – Firms agree Scotland to England renewable energy ‘superhighway’

Scottish Power, National Grid and SSE project will support ‘hundreds of green jobs’ Three of Britain’s biggest energy companies have agreed to build giant underwater power cables to bring Scotland’s vast reserves of renewable energy to millions of homes in England. The multibillion-pound energy “superhighway”, to be built by Scottish Power, National Grid and SSE, could […]

Brexit: Trade deal sticking points ‘can be resolved’, says UK minister

Published16 hours agoRelated Topics EU-UK post-Brexit trade talks captionGeorge Eustice: “We’re not asking for anything miraculous…it should be possible.” Sticking points over a post-Brexit trade agreement between the UK and EU “can be resolved” and a deal “can be done”, says a government minister. Environment Secretary George Eustice told the BBC’s Andrew Marr “agreement […]

BBC NEWS – Lewis Hamilton wins seventh Formula 1 title – equalling Michael Schumacher

By Andrew BensonChief F1 writer Lewis Hamilton clinched a seventh World Championship and became the most successful racing driver ever with a masterful victory in the Turkish Grand Prix on Sunday. The Mercedes driver equalled Michael Schumacher’s achievement in terms of titles, after already surpassing the German’s number of race wins last month. Victory at […]

Aon – Reaping the rewards of starting a new job during COVID-19

The COVID-19 crisis has been challenging for all – but just imagine trying to settle into a new role during this period. For Helene Madell (pictured), who recently became chief broking officer for commercial risk solutions, health solutions and affinity for Aon in the UK, embracing the changes afforded by the crisis has simply been part […]

BBC – Firms urged to get ready for new EU relationship

Companies need to step up preparations so they are not “caught out” by new post-Brexit trade rules, the government has said. A public information campaign titled “Time is running out” will urge firms to focus on the 1 January deadline. However, it is not yet clear exactly what the trading relationship between the UK and […]