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Public buy-in will be critical to delivering on decisions at COP26

Public engagement on climate needs ramping up in the coming months to ensure the UK public are not left behind by the net zero transition, writes National Grid's COP26 director Duncan Burt Less than 100 days remain until COP26 has begun, with the summit fast approaching in November. Passing this milestone... go to Article >

'Change the status quo': Brewers demand action on food waste at COP26

5 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Breweries across UK and Ireland call on governments to raise their ambition at COP26 as they debut limited edition beer collective made from surplus bread Breweries from across the UK and Ireland have called on world... 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

'Affordable choice': Government fires up plan to drive down cost of clean heat

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Heat and Buildings Strategy promises to phase out traditional gas boilers, but critics argue plans remain badly under-funded The government has this evening announced long-awaited plans to drive down emissions from... read more

'Peak meat': Why investors are predicting global emissions reduction will outpace current climate plans

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

But stakeholders need to come together to push for more drastic climate action to limit global waming to a safer 1.5C, investor group warns Last week's report from the International Energy Agency (IEA) made for sobering... 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

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

Road to COP26: Investors hope for step change in climate action

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Leading financiers believe industry has the 'power and willingness' to drive change, but governments have to help drive accelerated transition towards net zero emissions As investors continue to connect their desire for... read more

No longer hard-to-abate? Why experts are saying steel sector decarbonisation could be easier than expected

6 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Exclusive: First-of-its-kind report into steel and iron sector decarbonisation concludes net zero by 2050 is entirely possible for the industry The iron and steel sector has long been placed among a raft of industries... read more

'The marketplace alone won't deliver': Is the UK lagging on net zero tech innovation?

5 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Think tank Onward calls for 'radical' UK policy push to drive net zero innovation, as World Economic Forum warns a 10-fold increase in tech investment needed worldwide to reach climate goals The UK is struggling to... 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