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Coronavirus recovery: Oil and gas firms call for UK hydrogen transport 'revolution'

Investment in hydrogen infrastructure should form major part of coronavirus recovery plan, argues North West Hydrogen Alliance Investment in hydrogen infrastructure should form a core part of the government's coronavirus recovery plan, capable of triggering a "revolution" in cars, buses, trains, and ships... go to Article >

Chancellor unveils plan for National Infrastructure Bank, as Treasury hints at new net zero test

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

But speech provides little new support for green recovery, as Rishi Sunak details bleak economic outlook and controversially cuts overseas development aid Chancellor Rishi Sunak has warned the UK is facing the worst... read more

Chancellor unveils plan for National Infrastructure Bank, as Treasury announces new net zero test

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

But speech provides no new support for green recovery, as Rishi Sunak details bleak economic outlook and controversially cuts overseas development aid Chancellor Rishi Sunak has warned the UK is facing the worst economic... read more

How the UK climbed back into the top five most attractive renewables markets

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

EY's annual league table sees UK climb two places after wave of supportive policy measures for wind and solar in 2020 On the same day as the government announced plans to secure 12GW of new renewables capacity, the UK... read more

Scottish National Investment Bank launches to help drive net zero agenda

4 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

New bank set to invest £2bn over the next decade, with green infrastructure a top priority The Scottish National Investment Bank (SNIB) has officially opened for business today with a mission to support Scotland's... read more

The Spending Review: Green announcements at a glance

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

All the green details from the government's new Spending Review and National Infrastructure Strategy Chancellor Rishi Sunak unveiled his first Spending Review to Parliament this afternoon, outlining a raft of public... read more

Boris Johnson Should Appoint A 'Levelling Up' Cabinet Minister, Ex-Civil Service Chief Says

3 Days ago News Source: Huffingtonpost.co.uk

Boris Johnson should appoint a dedicated cabinet minister for “levelling up” to deliver on his promise to boost the economy in the north and Midlands, a former head of the civil service has said. Lord Bob Kerslake said the prime minister has... read more

G20 reiterates commitment to tackling 'pressing' climate challenge, as Trump left isolated

4 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

President Trump may have raged against Paris Agreement, but the rest of the G20 simply reaffirmed plans to ramp up national climate strategies and phase out inefficient fossil fuel subsidies The transfer of power is... read more

Government promises to unleash net zero investment blitz with 10 Point Plan for a Green Industrial Revolution

10 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Carbon capture, hydrogen, nuclear, EVs, and renewables all set to benefit from £12bn government stimulus plan, but critics warn funding falls well short of the level required to trigger a green recovery Boris Johnson has... read more

Industry and campaigners welcome extension of Green Homes Grant scheme

9 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

PM commended for decision to push end date for national buildings retrofit programme back by a year, following high profile concerns that the industry needs to build up capacity to deliver the £3bn scheme The Green Homes... read more

Holistic approach: Government warned over risk of North Sea energy overcrowding

24 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Creation of a new UK Seas Authority and appointment of a Minister for the North Sea among measures that could ensure efficient and environmentally responsible planning of clean energy technologies in area key to UK’s successful net zero... read more