Industrial innovators win £9m finance boost to demonstrate tech

The Industrial Energy Efficiency Accelerator assists partnerships between developers of innovative energy efficient technologies and industrial companies from all sectors willing to test technologies on-site

Saving money ‘is the most common reason for switching to an electric vehicle’

That’s according to a new survey published by charging infrastructure firm NewMotion, which asked 4,492 EV drivers about a variety of issues relating to the adoption of battery-powered cars

Qatar Stars League sets sights to become first carbon-neutral football league

The highest professional league in Qatari football is also in charge of organising the first carbon-neutral FIFA World Cup in Qatar in 2022

Wave of climate litigation ‘now sweeping the world’

That’s the suggestion from Tessa Khan, Co-director of the Climate Litigation Network, who spoke to future Net Zero at the organisation’s ‘Countdown to COP’ event in London earlier this month

Hydrogen projects among winners of £90m funding to cut emissions

Hydrogen is a low or zero emission alternative to fossil fuels, which could be used to power industry and transport but is currently difficult and expensive to produce in bulk

The UK is ‘seriously off-track’ to reaching net zero by 2050

Dustin Benton, Policy Director at Green Alliance, said the country is around 20% above where it needs to be by 2030 in emissions terms