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Reports: Ministers drawing up UK carbon pricing scheme that could launch next year

The Times reports consumers could see their petrol and gas bills 'soar' under scheme, but energy sector players point to risks of inaction and argue wider policy push can help minimise costs for consumers The government is drawing up plans for a national carbon pricing scheme which would help curb emissions,... go to Article >

Report: Soaring fossil fuel costs driving rise in UK power prices

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Skyrocketing global fossil gas costs underscore urgent need to ramp up renewables capacity in UK, according to Ember The UK energy system is currently reeling from a perfect storm of market forces that has caused energy... read more

How soaring fossil fuel costs are driving the rise in UK power prices

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Skyrocketing global fossil gas costs underscore urgent need to ramp up renewables capacity in UK, according to Ember The UK energy system is currently reeling from a perfect storm of market forces that has caused energy... read more

Global Briefing: Facebook beefs up Climate Science Center

6 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Social media giant launches fresh crackdown on climate misinformation, a new analysis highlights how G20 nations can keep 1.5C alive, and India launches a major new green vehicle programme Facebook updates climate policy... read more

'Green Claims Code': Why the competition watchdog is giving business a deadline to clean up greenwash

3 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Firms have until the New Year to ensure their green claims meet standards set out in a new Green Claims Code, watchdog confirms Businesses' green claims are likely to face much tighter scrutiny from next year, as the UK's... read more

Citroen Ami finally confirmed for UK launch in 2022

2 Days ago Motors Source: Autocar.co.uk

Tiny two-seat EV destined for UK dealerships after 12,000 customers registered an interest The Citroën Ami electric quadricycle will go on sale in the UK next year, with 12,000 prospective customers already having declared an interest in... read more

'Passing the buck has to stop': UN warns current climate pledges set to drive 16 per cent increase in emissions by 2030

6 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Major report highlights goals of Paris Agreement are threatened by weak climate ambition from countries and limited climate finance flows from rich to poor nations The world is not remotely on track to limit global... read more

Ineos unveils £1bn plan to convert Grangemouth refinery to hydrogen

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Plans announced for new CCS-enabled low carbon hydrogen plant at Scottish site, as government confirms plans for next phase of £220m Industrial Energy Transformation Fund Ineos has unveiled ambitious plans to spend £1bn... read more

'Historic opportunity': WWF and ScottishPower jointly urge government to accelerate net zero mission

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Conservation charity and green energy supplier announced formal partnership aimed at promoting case for ambitious climate action ahead of COP26 WWF is teaming up with ScottishPower to champion low carbon energy and push... read more

How Did We End Up With A CO2 Shortage?

2 Days ago Other Source: Huffingtonpost.co.uk

The UK’s CO2 supplies have halved meaning there could be widespread food and drink shortages across the country. CO2 – carbon dioxide – is a colourless, odourless gas produced during combusting, fermentation, decomposition and when animals... read more

'All are committed to net zero': Auto industry lifts lid on rapid acceleration towards zero emissions

3 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Annual report from SMMT reveals how one in every three cars on the market is now zero emission capable, but industry group warns roadblocks remain on route to net zero The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT)... read more