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The State of the Blog and Sponsorship Appeal 2016

It is that time of year again when I unfortunately must pass round the begging bowl and ask readers to dig deep and make donations to keep me and the blog afloat. The donate button is to the right. It is simple to use via PayPal. In November the blog had over 50,000 unique visitors. At the end of this post their are links to all 129 posts for the year to date. Continue reading

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The State of the Blog and Sponsorship Appeal

On Wednesday 16th December, after 27 months on line, Energy Matters passed the landmark 1 million views. Below the fold some of the key site statistics are summarised. I am using this opportunity to launch a fund raiser which I have not done before. The target is to raise £100,000 for 2016. Continue reading

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Site News

Energy Matters has just changed to a new host. The site was copied by the new host on 24 th June and activated there on 26 th June. The activation process is not instantaneous everywhere, was initiated at 11:00 am … Continue reading

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Energising Energy Matters

The success of Energy Matters will be determined by whether or not individuals and companies are prepared to make occasional donations to keep me motivated and energised. Continue reading

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Welcome to Energy Matters

You may well wonder like I do why there is a need for yet another blog on energy and environmental issues. Let me begin by introducing myself. My name is Euan Mearns, I am a geologist with BSc and PhD … Continue reading

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