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Octopus Real Estate doles out £26m in loans to four UK green housing projects

The loans form part of the £175m Greener Homes Alliance with Homes England Housing projects comprising more than 80 new sustainable homes in Bristol, Sussex, Cambridgeshire and London are set to benefit from multi-million-pounds of green loan finance that has been doled out by Octopus Real Estate in recent... go to Article >

'A sticking plaster': The green economy reacts to Energy Profits Levy and household bills support

128 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Green business figures, campaigners, politicians, academics and energy experts give their verdict on the government's windfall tax U-turn The Chancellor this afternoon caved to weeks of political pressure for a windfall tax... read more

Global Briefing: Egypt pledges to focus on 'implementation' at COP27

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Egypt sets out priorities for upcoming climate summit, France moves to end overseas oil and gas finance, and yet another internal combustion engine ban date is confirmed COP27: Egypt to prioritise climate finance,... read more

Converting captured carbon into rock really is that easy

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Icelandic company Carbfix has cracked the code on converting liquified CO2 into rock, leading the charge to capture and store excess carbon Capturing carbon from the atmosphere is quickly becoming a popular venture. The... read more

The initiatives that are shaping the future for industrial decarbonisation

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

A series of major US announcements could help provide a fresh roadmap for industrial decarbonisation efforts The stars are aligning to decarbonise our most stubborn sector: industry.  A slew of recent announcements coming... read more

Peter Rabbit, precipitous polling, and the 'attack on nature'

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Nature charities unite to launch 'the People's Plan for Nature' in a bid to push back against proposals to dilute environmental policies Most of the headlines over the past few days may have been focused on the economic... read more

BYD eyes major European expansion with launch of three new cars

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Chinese carmaker says push into Europe is a 'major milestone' for the company Chinese electric carmaker Build Your Dreams (BYD) has unveiled plans for a major expansion into the European market, after confirming presale... read more

'The next era of aviation': Eviation hails first electric 'commuter' plane flight

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

US battery plane developer is aiming to have its first zero emission aircraft commercially operating within five years Eviation Aircraft has hailed the first flight of its zero emission, battery-powered 'commuter and cargo'... read more

Energy policy should protect the present and fund the future

3 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Short-term relief for the energy crisis must be combined with long-term investments in the future energy system, writes the ADE's Jonny Bairstow  Last week, the new Chancellor of the Exchequer, Kwasi Kwarteng, announced a... read more

Sainsbury's ditches plastic coffee pods

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

New aluminium packaging means pods are now fully recyclable and will help to save over 10 million pieces of plastic each year Sainsbury's has announced it is ditching the plastic from its home brand coffee pod range and... read more

New campaign launched to tackle cost of baking challenge

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Tate & Lyle Sugars partners with Hubbub to provide energy savings tips for kitchens facing rising energy bills Tate & Lyle Sugars has this week announced it has partnered with environmental charity Hubbub to launch a... read more

'We need to do everything we can': Drax sets out case for bioenergy and carbon capture and storage

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Opportunities, challenges, and controversies surrounding engineered carbon removals and corporate offsetting practices come under microscope on day two of the Net Zero Festival Drax's commercial director for innovation... read more