Category Archives: Economy

What makes a resilient region?

European regions are most resilient when their economies are diverse and their leaders anticipate change, a Cardiff University study indicates. Lessons in how to avoid the worst impacts of an economic crisis...

EST: times are changing

EST has operated in Northern Ireland for the past 15 years and is best known for the provision of free and impartial energy saving advice to householders, communities and energy-related business. Patrick...

Fracking explored

Stephen Dineen explains fracking and the increasing controversy surrounding it. Gas production companies need to be transparent, according to incoming American Gas Association President Ronald W Jibson. The Questar Corporation CEO told...

Future gas scenarios

Gas will play a significant role going forward, according to energy consultant James Greenleaf. “Given the uncertainty around technological developments and alternative energy, keeping the high gas future option open is relatively...