Kevin Holland

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Floating restaurant plan for King's Lynn quay approved

Plans to site a floating restaurant in the heart of Lynn have been approved by councillors, despite claims it would be a “disfigurement” of the …

Licensing

Peter Pan coming to King's Lynn park

An open-air production of Peter Pan is coming to The Walks in Lynn this summer.<p>The production is the work of the Immersion Theatre Company, who …

Tinker Bell

King's Lynn Rotarians welcome twin club

The towering figure of Damien Hirst's "Charity" made a fitting backdrop to a Rotary visit to the Houghton exhibition as Rotary has been the …

Damien Hirst

New King's Lynn store opens to shoppers

Bargain hunters queued for the chance to be among the first to sample the newest addition to Lynn's High Street yesterday.<p>The town's new …

eCommerce

Brightening up King's Lynn skies!

It was a bit of surprise when they brightened up the skies over King's Lynn!<p><b>The Red Arrows flew over West Norfolk on their way to the Great Yarmouth</b> …

Air Shows

Permission To Land in King's Lynn!

The Darkness are going to light up Festival Too!<p><b>The masters of the guitar solo will be headlining the free festival on 14th July.</b><p>The band have …

KLIC in King’s Lynn

King’s Lynn Innovation Centre (KLIC)<p>King’s Lynn Innovation Centre is a new landmark building, which was officially opened in 2016. Developed in …

Mentoring

King’s Lynn Festival 2018

Concerts by two world-famous orchestras – The Halle and Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra – will open and close the 68th King’s Lynn Festival being …

Festivals

Antarctic ice loss has tripled in a decade - If that continues, we are in serious trouble

<b>Antarctica's ice sheet is melting at a rapidly increasing rate, now pouring more than 200 billion tons of ice into the ocean annually and raising sea</b> …

China Sends Solar Shivers With Subsidy Cuts

“They call it the solar-coaster.”<p>The remark by Dan Whitten of the U.S. Solar Energy Industries Association summed up a sector reeling this week after …

Solar Power

Africa might leapfrog straight to cheap renewable electricity and minigrids

<i>The road to ubiquitous electricity</i><p>WHEN SATELLITES TRAIN their cameras onto Africa at night, it is almost as if they are peering back to an age before …

Renewable Energy

Tidal flooding is expected to become more routine as sea levels rise

You may remember that back in early January, during an astronomical high tide, parts of Boston flooded. Water ran down streets near the harbor, and a …

Small-Scale Solar Is Bound To Expand Rapidly After New EU Renewable Energy Deal

Installations of up to 25 kW of solar need not worry about grid regulations and taxes, but can be configured any way the owner wants in terms of grid …

Global Temperature Streaks

In April, NOAA announced that the Earth experienced its 400th consecutive month with temperatures above the 20th Century average. Not surprisingly, the streak moved to 401 in May (data to be released June 18th) and there is no indication the streak will end without a climate catastrophe induced by …

Global Warming

El Niño is gestating in the Pacific, possibly heralding warmer global temps and extreme weather in 2019

While 2019 is still a long way off, we've now got some strong hints that the coming year could bring even warmer global temperatures, plus droughts …

Leaked UN draft report warns of urgent need to cut global warming

The world is on track to exceed 1.5C of warming unless countries rapidly implement “far-reaching” actions to reduce carbon emissions, according to a draft UN report leaked to Reuters.<p>The final draft report from the UN’s intergovernmental panel on climate change (IPCC) was due for publication in …

Climate

Big Oil CEOs needed a climate change reality check. The pope delivered

It's odd to have the pope schooling energy executives on the math of carbon. But actually, no odder than NFL quarterbacks schooling politicians on …

Fossil Fuels

Coral reefs losing ability to keep pace with sea-level rise

<b>Many coral reefs will be unable to keep growing fast enough to keep up with rising sea levels, leaving tropical coastlines and low-lying islands</b> …

Climate Change

All Signs Indicate Antarctica Is Melting Faster Than Anyone Thought

We're not ready for the sea level rise that's coming.<p>In the future, seas will rise far higher than they are today. The question is whether it happens …

Global Warming

Oil Companies in Alaska Refreeze Melting Permafrost to Keep Drilling

With the ground literally melting beneath them, the State of Alaska has a novel approach to deal with climate change; drill for more oil! Why the …

America Is Sinking in the Rankings of World's Best Solar Markets

The U.S. may become less lucrative for solar developers.<p>The tariffs of as much as 30 percent that President Donald Trump imposed on imported panels …

What Changed In The Solar Energy Industry In May?

Following up on our "What Changed In The Electric Vehicle Industry In May?" roundup, below is a summary of major solar energy and energy storage news …

Why the SunPower-Enphase Energy Microinverter Deal Makes Sense for Everyone

Sometimes a deal between rivals can be a win-win.<p><b>SunPower Corporation</b> (NASDAQ:SPWR) and <b>Enphase Energy Inc</b> (NASDAQ:ENPH) are continuing to transform …

Energy retailer greed backfires, as consumers switch to solar, batteries

Consumers now trust energy retailers less than they do banks and insurers, thanks to soaring prices and confusing bills, so they are taking matters …

Can the solar industry survive without subsidies?

A LITTLE over a decade ago, when JinkoSolar, a Shanghai-based company, entered the solar business, it was such a novice that when it visited …

Solar Power

New solar requirements make California homes healthy, sustainable

If you could save money and make your home healthier, would you?<p>The California Energy Commission did just that when approving new, energy efficiency …

Queensland city tops national solar panel list

“The sunshine, combined with high levels of home ownership due to the area’s more affordable housing, partly explains why the city is leading the …

Austin's ambitious solar program sparks national attention

When it comes to electricity, Austin's future is sunny. The Capital City is one of the country's leaders in the use of solar power, and Austin Mayor …

Are solar panels a middle-class purchase? This survey says yes

The rate of growth in residential rooftop solar photovoltaics (PV) in Australia since 2008 has been nothing short of breathtaking.<p>Our new research …

For The King: The Adventures of Roger L'Estrange - Cavalier Kindle Edition

Second edition.<br>Swashbuckling adventure by the author of GENTLEMAN OF FORTUNE and ONE SMALL CANDLE.<p>The English Civil War puts Englishman against …