Leeds and London to become ‘global centres of green finance’ with £10m of new investment

The government funding will help set up the UK Centre for Greening Finance and Investment, which is expected to enter operation in April 2021

Europe’s aviation sector sets out plan to become net zero by 2050

The new initiative is led by five major European aviation associations

Gemserv Predicts 2021: Low Carbon

Gemserv’s Head of Low Carbon Solutions, Matthew Knight, explains the market forces and insights that are set to shape the way we work and live in 2021 and beyond

‘The future Net Zero Standard is ideal to help busy businesses get started on delivering net zero’

That’s the suggestion from Inteb’s Jamie Flanagan, who spoke to us about the tool’s effectiveness in giving businesses from across all industries a way to record where they are in terms of their carbon footprint

Gemserv Predicts 2021: Energy

Graeme Forbes, Gemserv’s Head of Energy Market Solutions, explains the market forces and insights that are set to shape the way we work and live in 2021 and beyond

Aggreko sets target to be net zero by 2050

The temporary energy supplier has announced ambitions to be net zero by all scopes 1, 2 and 3 emissions

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Around 40% of SMEs do not have plans in place to meet net zero

Survey shows small businesses need to accelerate sustainability plans to reach net zero target of 2050

‘Social pressure is building for businesses to leave future generations with a better world’

That’s the suggestion from ENGIE’s Energy & Sustainability Manager Richard Sulley, who spoke to future Net Zero Editor Jonny Bairstow – listen to the podcast to find out more…

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’

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UK Power Networks named world leader in Smart Grids

Singapore-based SP Group, which produces the annual Smart Grid Index, placed UK Power Networks top of its study of 85 utilities across 37 countries