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’

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’

‘The public anticipate the UK will miss its net zero target’

Around 82% of the public assign national governments and businesses a high degree of responsibility in reaching the goal, but many are not confident enough is being done

How to tackle the low carbon heat problem

Heat accounts for over a third of the UK’s carbon emissions and presents the most significant challenge to achieving our decarbonisation of the economy and society by 2050

Industry regulators ‘have clear responsibility’ to ensure the UK’s net zero goal can be delivered

That’s the suggestion offered in a new report from the CBI, which highlights the urgency of progress on economy-wide infrastructure delivery

Investment in grid to enable EV adoption could create 30,000 new jobs

A new report suggests network upgrades would boost GDP by 0.16% per annum as well as increase wages by 0.1%

Connected Kerb lands government funding to demonstrate smart metering for EV charging

The EV infrastructure company is working as part of a consortium that includes Octopus Energy, the Energy Saving Trust, Power Networks Distribution Centre and SLS Ltd

Is US clean energy employment dead in the water?

Environmental Entrepreneurs has warned clean energy, which was previously one of the fastest-growing job sectors in the country, faces a ‘long recovery’

Deutsche Bank announces end of global business activities in coal mining by 2025

The bank has also announced the roll-out of a strict framework, which will assess the environmental and social risk of financing projects

World Bank unveils sustainable development bond worth $5bn

The organisation suggests ‘extremely strong demand’ saw more than 100 orders placed with global investors