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Cuadrilla's fracking operation in Lancashire

Power games

23 Jul 2014 | By Jon Excell

The current stand-off with Russia should prompt us to get serious about energy independence

TE Stanmore robot surgery

Could engineers help improve the NHS?

25 Jul 2014 | By Stephen Harris

A new report calls for hospitals to have their own chief engineer. But would their skills be limited by a management role?

Poll: Russia and the UK's energy security

22 Jul 2014

What influence, if any, should current tensions with Russia have on UK energy policy?


HS2 makes an early arrival in Birmingham Video

21 Jul 2014 | By Jason Ford

The construction headquarters of the new high-speed rail network are to be moved to England’s Second City as part of a £130m investment.

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The Engineer July Digi Issue


Should deepening tensions with Russia - and concerns over the impact of economic sanctions - influence the UK's energy policy?

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Europe's largest tidal array in the Pentand Firth off Orkney will eventually generate up to 86MW of power. What will it take for tidal energy to make an appreciable contribution to the UK's energy needs?

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