Heidi Vella

Heidi Vella is a feature writer for NRI Digital, covering the mining, offshore oil and gas, hydrocarbons and renewable power industries as well as the medical and pharmaceutical industries, modern transport systems, architecture and design.Before joining the NRI digital team, Heidi worked on several different consumer publications, including New Statesman, Matchbox Magazine and FilmJuice, as well as a stint in finance journalism as a feature writer for Bridging and Commercial.Heidi read English Literature at Roehampton University before completing an NCTJ Foundation in Journalism course at New Associates, London.

All articles by Heidi Vella

  1. New report lays climate change blame with fossil fuels industry

    Ninety companies, including BP, Shell and Exxon Mobil, have been blamed for causing the climate change crisis in a new…
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    24 Nov
  2. Extracting heat from the tube – London transport to heat homes

    The London Underground transport network in the UK and Islington Council have announced a first-of-its-kind project in Europe that will…
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    20 Nov
  3. Typhoon resilience – the importance of protecting power supply

    When natural disasters – such as Typhoon Yolanda (also known as Typhoon Haiyan) that exploded through the Philippines last Friday…
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    12 Nov
  4. Prepare and protect – kidnap and ransom in the energy industry

    The In Amenas terrorist attack in January 2013 saw Al Qaeda terrorists storm the Tigantourine gas facility in Algeria and…
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    3 Nov
  5. Energy firms must engage with consumers to ‘take back the dialogue’

    Energy consumers rarely consider where energy comes from or give it a second thought beyond flicking the switch that ignites…
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    27 Oct
  6. Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay – EIA report proves positive for project’s future

    Planners for an ambitious tidal wave project proposed in Swansea, Wales, which hopes to generate renewable electricity for more than…
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    17 Oct
  7. The Sahara Forest Project – from the industrial to the ecological age

    Little more than a year-and-a-half ago engineer Bill Watts, biomimicry advocate Michael Pawlyn and an international environmental organisation, the Bellona…
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    13 Oct
  8. US power plant emissions – is RGGI the way forward?

    America is getting serious about its power plant greenhouse gas emissions. In September President Barack Obama requested the Environmental Protection…
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    9 Oct
  9. Upgrading the US grid – building a smart self-healing grid

    Once hailed the most influential engineering innovation of the 20th century, many of the components, design and underpinning technologies of…
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    22 Sep
  10. The case against smart meters – are people right to be suspicious?

    Smart meters, the next generation of power meters for homes and businesses, are currently being rolled out across many countries,…
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    16 Sep
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