AMP Clean Energy welcomes ten point plan but awaits further support on industrial decarbonisation and off grid heating

CEO Richard Burrell said: ‘Great to see a growing emphasis on heating our homes, business and industry, but we need the right package of support if we are to deliver on heat decarbonisation in business premises and industry’

Gemserv welcomes ‘much-needed jobs boost and move to bring economic benefits across the country’

Alex Goody, CEO of Gemserv, said: ‘It is important that there is now a detailed roadmap, underpinned by regulatory interventions, to ensure we accelerate the push to net zero and help protect our planet’

SSE says ten-point plan will help fire the starting gun on UK’s green recovery

CEO Alistair Phillips-Davies said: ‘We’re particularly pleased to see increased ambition and funding for key technologies like offshore wind, carbon capture and storage and hydrogen and electric vehicle infrastructure’

Schneider Electric responds to Boris Johnson’s ten point plan

Mike Hughes, Zone President, Schneider Electric UK & Ireland, said:  ‘There are some welcome standout commitments that will make the UK a world leader in attempts to decarbonise, bring down emissions, and reach carbon net zero by 2050’

Boris Johnson unveils ten point plan to tackle climate change, deliver net zero and launch a ‘green industrial revolution’

The Prime Minister says the new plans will create and support up to 250,000 British jobs while allowing the UK to ‘forge ahead with eradicating its contribution to climate change by 2050’

ENA and UK Power Networks ‘welcome Prime Minister’s ambition to drive sustainable economic revival’

Following the Prime Minister’s speech, David Smith, Energy Networks Association Chief Executive, spoke on behalf of network operators including UK Power Networks

Boris Johnson: ‘The UK should produce the world’s first zero-emission long-haul passenger plane – jet zero’

The Prime Minister has announced a new raft of infrastructure spending and said the UK would prove a leader in not only net zero planes but other long-term solutions to climate change such as solar, wind, nuclear, hydrogen and carbon capture and storage

Sacked COP President claims UK is ‘miles off track’ on tackling climate change

In a letter to Boris Johnson, Claire O’Neill has criticised what she perceives as slow progress on bringing down emissions

Mark Carney appointed as Finance Adviser for COP26 climate summit in Glasgow

He will help the UK Government to mobilise ambitious action from across the financial sector ahead of the conference in November

Boris Johnson pledges to make Britain ‘cleanest, greenest country on Earth’

The Conservative Party secured the biggest majority since the 1980s at this year’s general election