Chancellor launches bid to turn the UK into ‘world’s next Silicon Valley’

In his speech earlier today, Jeremy Hunt said the UK is positioned to be a world leader in green energy

Mind the air: London Underground’s most polluted routes exposed

New study found that certain routes can have eight times higher air pollution levels than the safe limit

National Grid puts coal plants on emergency standby

Standby coal power units have been asked to warm up amid cold snap

Decision to make oil chief lead COP28 touted ‘ridiculous’ by Greta

The Swedish activist talked about how corporate greed still dominates the global climate agenda

UK startup flies ‘world’s largest’ hydrogen-electric plane

A 19-seater plane powered by a hydrogen-electric engine took to the skies above Gloucestershire

‘UK needs to splash out extra £5.8bn in energy efficiency to cut bills’

Households boosted with energy efficiency and low carbon heating measures could save £500 a year from April, according to a report

UK readies six offshore wind farms

The Crown Estate has signed lease agreements for six offshore wind farms that could potentially power seven million homes

Cumbria coal mine decision was a mistake, says Chair of Net Zero Review

Chris Skidmore has said if the net zero review was taken forward, the coal mine would never happen

Ban on gas boilers should come forward to 2033, says climate tsar

Net zero architect Chris Skidmore has said the UK has fallen behind in the delivery of net zero and has called for a “rooftop solar revolution”

UAE names oil giant chief as COP28 President

The UAE will host the annual climate summit in Dubai from 30th November to12th December