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9 April headlines
New energy storage plant could ‘revolutionise’ renewable sector
Foundations for an energy storage plant in Ireland that could “revolutionise” the integration of renewable power into electricity supplies will be laid within weeks. Guardian.
Shell to buy BG for £47bn in largest ever British deal
Royal Dutch Shell’s dramatic £47 billion bid for smaller rival BG Group on Wednesday is expected to trigger a fresh wave of deals in the oil and gas sector. Telegraph.
Japan to pledge 20% CO2 cut – reports
Japan will promise to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by 20% from 2013 levels ahead of a global summit on climate change this year, a report has said, despite uncertainty over post-Fukushima energy policy. Guardian.
Whale are adapting to climate change
Whales are changing the timing of their seasonal migration in response to global climate change, Scottish scientists have said. The Times.
At £47bn, is BG Group being sold on the cheap? – Telegraph
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