Henkel targets net zero emissions by 2040 under Amazon’s Climate Pledge

Henkel is the 12th company to join The Climate Pledge, committing to measuring and reporting emissions on a regular basis and neutralising any remaining emissions

London’s £195m Timber Square net zero development appoints preferred contractor

Timber Square will deliver a net zero carbon building, which will be in line with the UK Green Building Council’s Net Zero Carbon Buildings Framework, on Southwark’s Bankside area

NatWest launches ‘green mortgages’ for energy efficient properties

The scheme will offer a discounted interest rate to customers purchasing a property with an energy efficiency rating of A or B

EBRD, EU and partners join forces to green Egyptian businesses

Two programmes worth €220 million will offer sub-loans to businesses for green investments in energy, water and resource-efficient solutions

‘Paint that changes colour based on temperature could offer significant energy savings for buildings’

That’s according to Zeynep Tulumen from the SpectrumLab project, who spoke to FNZ about the technology that promises to save 15% of the annual total energy consumption of a building

UK Government is investing ‘only 12% of what is needed to tackle the climate emergency’

Policy thinktank IPPR estimates that £33 billion a year in additional annual investment is needed to meet the net zero target

EIB backs energy efficiency of Spanish office buildings with €28m loan

The carbon emissions savings covered by the funds are forecast to be equivalent to the emissions produced by 124 households a year

Wiltshire council to invest £195m in building energy efficient homes

A series of green measures deployed to council homes in Wiltshire is forecast to save up to £600 every year for residents

Swansea Council in Wales pledges to become carbon-neutral in next decade

The local authority vows to prioritise a greater use of renewables and investments in energy-saving technologies

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Australian dairy farming businesses awarded energy efficiency grants of up to AUD$20,000

The scheme aims to support energy efficiency upgrades in milk cooling, milk harvesting and hot water production technologies