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A decision on whether to allow a huge wind farm off the Norfolk coast has been delayed amid a raft of concerns.

More than £650m worth of nuclear contracts have been awarded to East of England companies for a nuclear power plant project which is set to provide the template for Sizewell C, it has been revealed.

If your TV's on in Taverham, your kettle's on in Kettlestone or you're showering in Sheringham, the chances are your 'leccy comes from Lynn.

A refurbished power station can generate enough electricity to supply the equivalent of every home in Norfolk.

Up to 30 new jobs will be created after a major wind turbine contract was awarded to east coast offshore firm 3sun Group.

The energy secretary has agreed to review plans which could see miles of countryside carved up to accommodate offshore wind farms.

Working at the top of an offshore wind turbine was brought to life for children in Norfolk by Swedish wind farm developer Vattenfall using virtual reality technology.

A Suffolk college hopes its 
new specialised training centre will help cement the region's place on the global energy sector map.

A new £11.7m energy skills centre is set to be unveiled in Lowestoft next month.

The future of a Great Yarmouth business and its 250 employees has been secured following a multi-million pound buyout.

A couple have moved out of their "forever home" because of fear of harm from electric and magnetic fields (EMFs).

The opening of a state-of-the-art operations building for the region's largest windfarm marks a "fantastic" three decade commitment to Lowestoft and it's people, claim project directors leading a £25 million investment.

The coast of East Anglia will undoubtedly become home to a large proportion of the 37 wind farms the Labour Party has pledged to build if it enters government, an expert predicts.

Jasmine Allen, 19, has only recently left college, but she is now going on to work in the fast-growing renewable energy sector.

Electricity has started flowing from the region's biggest offshore wind farm.

Environmental investment fund buys anaerobic digestion plant on the Suffolk-Norfolk border.

Anyone interested in having their say on the planned Norfolk Boreas offshore wind farm can now register to give their views.

Shell has completed a new solar battery storage project on the north Norfolk coast, following a shift to renewable energy.

A petition urging the government to compel the firms behind plans for two windfarms to link their supply lines offshore rather than build separate substations in Norfolk has gathered more than 1,000 signatures.

A region-wide All Energy Industry Council has been formed to combat concerns raised about Norfolk and Suffolk's workforce capabilities.

Parish councils in areas affected by construction traffic if the world's biggest offshore wind farm is given the go-ahead have shared their concerns.

The government's energy minister was in Lowestoft today to launch a £250m offshore wind deal that looks set to create several thousand jobs.

Planning hearings are set to be held into a project to build one of the world's largest offshore wind farms - which could see the firm behind the scheme purchase a 50km corridor of countryside.

Almost 2,000 new jobs across 59 businesses have been offered since the launch of a special scheme in 2012, with a hopeful outlook for the future expected.

Plans to build a £200m gas-fired power station on the A140 close to the Norfolk-Suffolk border have been put on hold following an EU court ruling.

A £4m boost at a Norfolk energy hub will ramp up investment and create jobs, it is hoped.

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