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'The system is interconnected': How halving UK energy demand could slash the costs of net zero

As the gas price crisis escalates, a comprehensive new study underscores need for 'changes in the way we live, move, and consume' to cut energy demand in pursuit of net zero The UK can more than halve its energy demand by 2050 by taking more concerted and targeted actions to improve energy efficiency, slashing... go to Article >

'This is a crucial 12 months': CCC demands stronger UK net zero efforts in 2022

5 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

The Climate Change Committee delivers its verdict on COP26, but will the UK government heed its advice for the coming 'crucial' year ahead? The UK government must focus on strengthening the detail and delivery of its... read more

The green transition will be less painful if we avoid repeating 1970s western policy errors in the oil market

6 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Adi Imsirovic, University of Surrey Russian energy giant Gazprom has announced record profits for the first nine months of the year, and is forecasting even stronger results for the fourth quarter. This is thanks to the... read more

London Mayor touts £51m green upgrade support for 3,200 fuel poor homes

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Low-income homeowners and Londoners who rent privately will be eligible to claim grants of up to £20,000 from March 2022 The Mayor of London has set out plans to funnel £51m funding towards slashing carbon emissions from... read more

If world leaders are hungry for climate action, why was food not on the menu at COP26?

6 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

There is an urgent need to rethink both the food we eat and how we produce it, argues Graze CEO Joanna Allen Earlier this year, the National Food Strategy was published to help address the imbalance in our broken food... read more

Global Briefing: Panama Canal Authority eyes emissions fee for ships

4 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Plus China's five-year green industry plan, EU CO2 prices reach record high, and more of the top green business news around the world this week Panama Canal Authority eyes emissions charge for ships The Panama Canal... read more

'Overdelivered on the politics, but underdelivered on the science': The experts' take on COP26

15 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Business and policy leaders reflect on the major wins from the Glasgow Summit, what needs to happen next, and why COPs could look and feel difficult from now on The COP26 Climate Summit came to a close a little over a... read more

'Overdelivered on the politics, but undelivered on the science': The experts' take on COP26

15 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Business and policy leaders reflect on the major wins from the Glasgow Summit, what needs to happen next, and why COPs could look and feel difficult from now on The COP26 Climate Summit came to a close a little over a... read more

COP26: Protestors demand bolder action as negotiators grapple with 'Rubik's cube' of Glasgow talks

29 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Hundreds of thousands turn out on streets of Glasgow, but crunch talks at the Summit remain on a knife edge as diplomats wrestle with numerous outstanding issues A march of an estimated 100,000 people took over the... read more

Newly-launched Hydrogen UK trade body urges government to ramp up hydrogen infrastructure delivery

11 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Hydrogen UK this week called on the government to step up its efforts to develop and deploy hydrogen projects, as RenewableUK urged Ministers to ensure green hydrogen projects are not sidelined The newly formed Hydrogen... read more

Green energy supplier Bulb collapses into administration as energy market woes worsen

15 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

UK's seventh-largest energy supplier enters administration, fuelling growing concern about stability of a market dogged by high wholesale gas prices Bulb Energy has become the biggest victim of the energy market crisis so... read more