Views and analysis
Huub den Rooijen: How offshore wind is one of the UK’s best infrastructure stories of the last decade
26 September 2015
This year it has felt like energy – and especially its cost – has rarely been out of the headlines, fuelled by a General Election and change of Government, fluctuations in oil prices, and the need to set out a vision for a secure, affordable and low carbon energy mix for the UK.
14 September 2015
As manager of the UK seabed we are listening to our customers and updating the way in which we work with the UK’s emerging wave and tidal sector.
23 July 2015
Retail is an extremely fast paced industry and it’s changed markedly in recent years.
James Cooksey: Why investing in green infrastructure should be a key consideration for forward thinking property businesses
21 July 2015
Our experiences in London’s West End have proven that creating destinations that stand the test of time is about more than just great buildings.
10 April 2015
Following the Tenants Farmers Association (TFA) call for a minimum ten-year Farm Business Tenancy (FBT) term, Ken Jones, Director of our Rural and Coastal portfolio, argues for flexibility.
30 March 2015
As an island, the UK is fortunate to have substantial natural resources to support offshore renewable energy – from wind through to wave and tidal sources - offering us a significant opportunity to help reduce our carbon emissions and contribute towards energy security.
23 December 2014
Having worked in the energy industry for 25 years, I would have thought by now I would be able to predict at least some of its behaviour.
05 December 2014
The UK government aims to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 80% by 2050, and it is clear that the retail sector has a strong contribution to make.
07 November 2014
Huub den Rooijen, Head of Offshore Wind at The Crown Estate which manages the UK seabed, assesses the case for offshore wind in turbulent times and calls for greater transparency in debating our energy future.