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Meet the new climate sceptics, same as the old climate sceptics

The gathering campaign against the 'cost of net zero' is defined by straw men arguments, culture war tactics, and a fantastical refusal to engage with climate realities - but it still poses a serious threat to the UK's economic future The inevitable has finally happened. No, not the record-breaking wildfires,... go to Article >

Stop Cambo: Meet The Climate Activists Trying To Block Scotland's New Oilfield

5 Days ago News Source: Huffingtonpost.co.uk

From washing out the yoghurt pots to carefully separating out the paper recycling from the plastic, we’re all doing our bit to try and fight climate change. But we also know that tackling the climate crisis doesn’t stop with us – large global... read more

The Net Zero Strategy: The Reaction

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

BusinessGreen rounds up the best of the reaction from the low carbon economy to the government's flagship roadmap for achieving net zero emissions by 2050 The Net Zero Strategy has been published, and the response is... read more

Why The Government's £5,000 Grants To Replace Gas Boilers With Heat Pumps Fall Short

1 Day ago News Source: Huffingtonpost.co.uk

The government has announced grants of £5,000 will be available to households to replace their gas boiler with a low-carbon heat pump – part of Boris Johnson’s ambitious plan to ban new gas-powered central heating systems after 2035.  But while... read more

The Net Zero Strategy: All the top announcements at a glance

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

BusinessGreen's all-you-need-to-know guide to the raft of policies and spending commitments contained in the government's flagship roadmap for achieving net zero emissions by 2050 After months of speculation, Ministers... read more

Net Zero Strategy: Government unveils historic plan to make UK 'fighting fit' for the global green industrial revolution

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Boris Johnson declares 'our strategy sets the example for other countries to build back greener too as we lead the charge towards global net zero' The government has today published a landmark Net Zero Strategy, detailing... read more

'On the winning camp': The business guide to COP26 and why it matters

7 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

To kick off BusinessGreen's new COP26 Hub, Alister Doyle provides an insiders' guide on everything business leaders should know about this autumn's 'Summit to save the world' In 1992, US President George H. W. Bush joined... read more

Heat and Buildings Strategy: The Reaction

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Is the long-awaited plan 'a massive milestone in our fight against climate change' or 'a meagre, unambitious and wholly inadequate response'? The government last night announced its long-awaited Heat and Buildings... read more

'The cusp of a new era': Five things we learnt from the 2021 World Energy Outlook

6 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

BusinessGreen looks at the key takeaways from this year's 'special edition' of the IEA's flagship report The International Energy Agency (IEA) this week rebranded its flagship annual report as an "essential guidebook" for... read more

Report: G20 energy emissions set to rise in 2021 after pandemic slump

6 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Climate Transparency report projects energy-related CO2 emissions could rise by four per cent this year across G20 nations Energy-related carbon dioxide emissions are set to rebound across the world's biggest economies... read more

Government poised to deliver Net Zero Strategy, but will it be bold enough?

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Reports suggest nuclear and heat pumps are set for a key role, but row between Treasury and Number 10 over cost of climate agenda threatens to undermine impact of long-awaited plans The government is expected to publish... read more