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Study: Majority of green heating systems produce zero direct emissions

Research carried out for Scottish Government assessed operational emissions impact of raft of low carbon technologies such as heat pumps, heat networks, and hydrogen and biomass boilers Many leading low carbon heating technologies - including heat pumps, heat networks and hydrogen fuel cells - have been found to... go to Article >

Labour draws green dividing lines with promise of net zero emission power by 2030

5 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

As green groups slam the government's 'attack on nature', the opposition is this week seeking to make bolder climate action central to its offer to the country The political consensus on the UK's climate strategy has never... read more

Wood Mackenzie: Net zero opens up trillion-dollar iron and steel investment opportunity

5 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Influential analyst forecasts how iron ore and steel supply chains could transform themselves as the global economy decarbonises Achieving net zero emissions by 2050 will depend on a major transformation of iron and steel... read more

What does the falling pound mean for the green economy?

4 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

BusinessGreen talks to green business and finance experts about how the slump in sterling might impact businesses and investors driving the UK's transition to a low carbon economy The pound fell to a 37-year low against... read more

Government to invest £1.5bn in UK home efficiency upgrades from this winter

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Around 130,000 low-income households could see bills slashed as homes receive energy efficiency upgrades through the government's Help to Heat funding programme The government has confirmed it is to spend up to £1.5bn to... read more

UK business leaders: Corporate climate action top priority despite economic woes

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Net zero still a priority but crises will likely affect direction of decarbonisation measures, experts from Unilever, CBI and Phoenix Group warn at Net Zero Festival The worrying market response to the Treasury's... read more

Study: Clean energy transition will generate $12tr in savings

18 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

There is a 'pervasive misconception' that clean energy transition will be more costly than remaining dependent on fossil fuels, researchers warn Rapidly transitioning to a clean energy system will not only help stabilise... read more

From net zero factions to sewage spills: 10 green questions for the new Prime Minister

26 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Liz Truss may have been confirmed as the next Prime Minister, but her approach to the big energy and environmental issues facing the UK remains remarkably opaque The Conservative Party's summer-long leadership race has... read more

The Chancellor's Growth Plan: Green elements at a glance

8 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

All-you-need-to-know on the green policies, tax changes and regulatory plans outlined as part of the government's new Growth Plan Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng today embarked on a huge economic gamble: slash taxes and roll... read more

Calls mount for government to double down on Net Zero Strategy

24 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Flurry of calls from MPs and campaigners argue major renewables drive, household insulation, and support to struggling households are critical to tackling energy security crisis Calls are growing for Prime Minister Liz... read more

Global Briefing: Australia passes landmark climate legislation

22 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Australian Parliament approves new Climate Bill Australia passed its first climate change in over a decade this week, as the new Labor government made good on its campaign pledges to significantly strengthen the country's... read more