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Spiralling gas prices are hurting consumers - so we need to move faster on renewables

There are plenty of short term solutions for supporting households and businesses, but in the long term a new approach is needed to boost investment in renewables and energy efficiency, writes RenewableUK CEO Dan McGrail The debate about how to protect hard-pressed bill payers from rocketing international gas... go to Article >

Boris Johnson hints at major reforms to 'frankly ludicrous' energy market

7 Days ago Finance Source:

Prime Minister signals desire to tackle link between energy bills and gas prices, as National Grid ramps up efforts to expand access to smart grid cost savings The government has this weekend signalled its intention to... read more

'We are worried': UK climate advisors slam 'shocking' lack of net zero delivery

5 Days ago Finance Source:

Government taking risky ‘high wire approach to net zero’ by failing to match ambition with delivery, CCC warns The government is performing a risky "high wire approach to net zero" by failing to drive rapid action towards... read more

Ofgem unveils £20bn green grid investment plan for local power networks

4 Days ago Finance Source:

Five-year plan aims to frontload investment in boosting grid capacity and resilience while paving way for huge influx in renewable power sources The UK's energy regulator has unveiled plans to invest £20.9bn in upgrading... read more

Global Briefing: NATO confirms carbon neutral mission

3 Days ago Finance Source:

Military alliance announces target to cut emissions 45 per cent by 2030, Australia explores carbon pricing plans, and all the big green stories from around the world this week NATO confirms plan to deliver net zero... read more

'We need to drastically reduce the price of carbon removal': Are voluntary carbon markets ready for a new type of credits?

12 Days ago Finance Source:

Report from BeZero predicts that carbon removal credits could become the dominant player in global carbon markets by the end of this decade It is a well-documented fact that the price of engineered carbon removal projects... read more

IEA chief Fatih Birol on energy efficiency, national security, and the 'risky business' of fossil fuel exploration

21 Days ago Finance Source:

Executive director of influential think tank sits down with BusinessGreen to discuss why energy efficiency and net zero are 'the Romeo and Juliet' of the clean energy transition Mobilising governments around the world to... read more

Study: Green government investments drive quicker and bigger rewards than spending on fossil fuels

17 Days ago Finance Source:

University of Oxford academics argue investments in fossil fuels in response to energy crunch will have a smaller economic and energy security impact than those in energy efficiency and clean energy infrastructure Public... read more

Ed Miliband: 'Green is not just the ethical choice, it is the economic choice'

11 Days ago Finance Source:

Labour’s Shadow Business Secretary hails the social and economic virtues of the net zero transition at last night's BusinessGreen Leaders Awards Ed Miliband last night promised that a Labour government would provide... read more

The Most Common BBQ Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

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Hold it right there– flipping your burgers too often can make them worse.When it comes to cooking, nothing feels quite as satisfying as mastering the art of the BBQ. In part, because of the smoky, perfectly charred but juicy, delicious results... read more

Extreme weather: Grid operators ordered to review storm response plans

25 Days ago Finance Source:

Business Secretary announces deadlines for network operators to enhance their storm preparedness plans following disruption caused by Storm Arwen Grid operators have today been ordered to review their severe weather... read more