Davey defends UK energy policy

Davey defends UK energy policy

Ed Davey has responded to accusations that the coalition ‘doesn’t have an energy policy’, saying the government ‘is tackling the legacy of decades of under-investment in the UK’s energy infrastructure’.

The airport that can’t turn off the lights

The airport that can’t turn off the lights

Berlin's new airport has been designed as a showpiece for sophisticated German engineering, but there’s one small hitch: no-one can turn off the lights.

The luminaires at the massive Willy Brandt Airport are illuminated 24-hours a day because the contractors building the US$5.6 billion (€4.3 billion) project can’t turn them off.