Boris Johnson and Joe Biden commit to work together on a green recovery

The Prime Minister welcomed the President’s decision to re-enter the US into the Paris Agreement and praised his early action on tackling climate change

Ofgem calls for independent body to run the electricity system

The energy regulator claims the new body could save consumers as much as £4.8 billion between 2022 and 2050

Scottish Government embarks on ‘green ports’ journey

The Scottish green port model aims to help deliver net zero emissions and fair work principles

Biden returns US to Paris climate change agreement

The president also signed an executive order to halt the construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline

UK Energy Minister Anne-Marie Trevelyan sets out key priorities for net zero

She said: ‘There is a huge journey to go on and by the time we publish the Net Zero Strategy ahead of COP26, we’ll have a much more detailed picture of what that route map looks like’

Government says all new-build homes must be zero carbon-ready by 2025

Under the new regulations, new buildings are expected to generate 80% less carbon emissions than the UK’s housing stock does currently

It’s all change at future Net Zero – and we need your involvement now more than ever

As we approach our first anniversary, we have crystalised our vision for what we want to accomplish around three main themes – read on to find out more…

The entirety of London’s main bus fleet now meets ULEZ standards

Since 2017, TfL has worked to phase out polluting diesel buses and spent around £85m on retrofitting older buses to Euro VI or cleaner standards

Southwark Council backs net zero target with pledge to plant 10,000 new trees by 2022

The £5 million initiative is predicted to increase the total number of the borough’s trees by 13%

Brighton and Hove’s Climate Assembly proposes car-free city centre to accelerate net zero journey

Almost a third of Brighton and Hove’s carbon dioxide emissions are generated by transport, according to official figures