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Scottish Power Transmissions: Innovation and investment powering an exciting future

​Scottish Power Transmission (SPT) is the regulated electricity network business operating across Central and Southern Scotland, as part of SP Energy Networks and the Iberdrola Group. Their networ...

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Our journey to 'Net Zero'

​The ‘Road to Net Zero’ is one all businesses are responding to but at varying levels. For the Morson Group, our strategy is designed around our desire to be one of the most ethical talent speciali...

The Renewable Energy Industry Report 2021: Changing trends in energy production
The Renewable Energy Industry Report 2021: Changing trends in energy production

​The way we produce energy is changing forever and with it the renewable energy market is becoming a booming sector. Energy consumption was broadly lower during 2020 owing to the Covid-19 pandemic ...

Green collar working: the top skills for renewable energy jobs
Green collar working: the top skills for renewable energy jobs

​​Over the past couple of decades, environmental and green energy concerns have been growing steadily in the collective conscience. The coronavirus pandemic and the associated travel restrictions b...

Transitioning skills and knowledge from oil & gas to renewable energy jobs
Transitioning skills and knowledge from oil & gas to renewable energy jobs

​One of the lasting impacts of the coronavirus pandemic was a sustained downturn in the oil & gas industry. However, the renewable energy sector defied Covid-19 and saw record growth in 2020.In...

How renewables are transforming the UK economy
How renewables are transforming the UK economy

​A surge of renewable energy investment is transforming the UK economy and with it changing the energy jobs landscape forever. Business Development Manager Adam Ritchie talks about how Morson, with...

Teesside plant to build giant GE wind blades
Teesside plant to build giant GE wind blades

​GE Renewable Energy has confirmed plans to build a new blade manufacturing facility in Teesside.The plant is scheduled to open in 2023 and will be operated by GE’s subsidiary, LM Power and will ma...

British Gas makes biggest UK commercial order of electric vehicles

​British Gas has confirmed that it has ordered 1,000 new all-electric Vivaro-e vans from Vauxhall, making it the largest commercial BEV (battery electric vehicle) order to date. The electric vehic...

Morson Group's net zero emissions pledge
Morson Group's net zero emissions pledge

​​The Morson Group has committed to continually reducing our total Greenhouse Gas Emissions in absolute terms and achieving Net Zero emissions by 2023. This will be achieved through absolute emissi...

Renewables overtake fossil fuels in Europe for first time
Renewables overtake fossil fuels in Europe for first time

​​In what has been described as a ‘landmark moment’ in Europe’s aim to combat climate change, renewables have officially overtaken fossil fuels in Europe.According to Ember and Agora Energiewende’s...

Millions of kilograms of CO2 emissions offset for Morson and Vital through Shell scheme
Millions of kilograms of CO2 emissions offset for Morson and Vital through Shell scheme

​In early 2020, Morson Talent and Vital Human Resources signed up to the Destination: Carbon Neutral fuel card scheme, a major step towards our goal of being carbon neutral as a business by 2023. S...

Plans for UK's first hydrogen town revealed
Plans for UK's first hydrogen town revealed

​​Following on from the first announcement in Boris Johnson’s 10-point plan for a green industrial revolution, all five UK gas operators (Cadent, National Grid, Northern Gas Networks, SGN and Wal...

Rolls Royce reveals world's largest testbed
Rolls Royce reveals world's largest testbed

​​The record-breaking testbed has been in development for the past three years, with the £90m facility located at Rolls-Royce’s Derby test centre. It has an internal area of 7,500m2 (larger than a ...

​Britishvolt teaming with Siemens on Britain's first battery gigaplant
​Britishvolt teaming with Siemens on Britain's first battery gigaplant

​Late last year Britishvolt announced plans to build a huge manufacturing facility to support the UK automotive industry’s transition to greener forms of transport. Blyth in Northumberland was sele...

Work begins on first liquid air energy plant
Work begins on first liquid air energy plant

​​Work has begun on the world’s first commercial liquid air storage facility near Manchester, alongside a visitor centre with the hope of turning the ambitious project into a tourist attraction. Th...

Talks over Sizewell C gives UK economy a significant confidence boost
Talks over Sizewell C gives UK economy a significant confidence boost

​The UK government has begun talks with EDF about the construction of a new £20bn nuclear power plant in Suffolk. The Sizewell C site could generate 3.2 gigawatts of electricity, enough to provide ...