Revamped British finance institution to boost clean growth in developing countries

The renamed body will invest billions in clean infrastructure and tech across Asia, Africa and the Caribbean

Boris Johnson frustrated by lack of progress on climate goals at COP26

In a speech delivered at the Guildhall he said that although there was disappointment in what was not achieved, the UK will not give up and will ‘work tirelessly’ in the coming year

Britain launches bid for 26 Pakistani firms to pledge net zero emissions by 2050

So far, 12 companies in Pakistan have committed to the UN Race to Zero campaign

CO2 supply shock could hit food supplies in Britain, warns meat industry

Businesses could grind to a halt if they cannot secure an adequate supply of CO2 as the gas plays a ‘critical and irreplaceable role’ in the food and drinks manufacturing process

Brits feel ‘left out of the loop on climate change’

A new study by National Grid has linked the British public’s pessimism towards a greener future to the lack of knowledge about the positive steps that have been taken to protect the environment

Less than half of Brits convinced climate change is real

Although less than half were convinced of it being a reality, 82% of UK respondents did agree the government should take some form of action to tackle climate change

Britain’s energy system emissions hit all-time low over bank holiday weekend

The carbon intensity of grid electricity fell to its lowest ever level of 33g of carbon dioxide per kWh as solar sites and wind farms across the country saw increased generation

The Church of England sheds light on a holy ‘practical path’ for net zero carbon

It has released a practical guide including recommendations on how churches can reduce their energy use and the associated carbon dioxide emissions

RWE delivers its first LNG to Britain

A total of around 150,000m3 of LNG was loaded from Sabine Pass Liquefaction Terminal in the Gulf of Mexico and transported on the Gaslog Savannah LNG carrier

Coal plummets to record low level as renewable energy grows

Coal accounted for only 0.6% of electricity production during the second quarter of 2019