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'Irreparable damage to net zero': Ditching ECO levy would put 30,000 jobs at risk, industry body warns

Scrapping £1bn ECO levy could see tens of thousands of jobs lost across the energy efficiency sector, Insulation Assurance Authority (IAA) warns Ditching the £1bn environmental levy on UK energy bills which helps support household energy efficiency upgrades could result in tens of thousands of job losses... go to Article >

Queen's Speech: What is - and isn't - on the government's green agenda for the year ahead?

28 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

The war in Ukraine, cost of living crisis, and imminent local elections all underscore the need to accelerate the net zero transition - but fresh Treasury support for decarbonisation efforts appears unlikely It's coming up... read more

The good, the bad, and the ugly: Your essential guide to the Energy Security Strategy

49 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

A round up of all the key targets and measures announced as part of the government's plan to wean the UK off risky and expensive fossil fuel imports After several weeks of delay and wrangling in Cabinet, the British Energy... read more

'Grave and mounting threat': IPCC again raises alarm that climate impacts are proving worse than feared

87 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

World’s top scientists have sounded alarm over intensifying impacts of climate change, warning that nature protection must be at the heart of efforts to tackle the problem The world faces unavoidable and worsening... read more

'Irreparable damage to net zero': Ditching ECO levy on energy bills would put 30,000 jobs at risk, industry body warns

125 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Scrapping £1bn ECO levy could see tens of thousands of jobs lost in insulation, installation and management, Insulation Assurance Authority (IAA) warns Ditching the £1bn environmental levy on UK energy bills which helps... read more

Make or break? Why the UK's energy crisis response could prove 'critical' to net zero agenda

133 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Institute for Government urges government to ensure it prioritises net zero agenda in its efforts to tackle the twin energy and cost of living crises The government's response to the current energy and living standards... read more

Collective interest should spur us to deliver at COP27

122 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

COP26 President Alok Sharma's speech urging international cooperation on climate as he lays out UK Presidency's priorities for the year ahead Around the world, 2021 saw troops mobilise, violence erupt, and relations... read more