Unions: ‘Nuclear funding is critical to net zero success’

Three energy unions are calling for government to accelerate its new nuclear funding plan to help with the country’s net zero aims

Trojan Energy EV tech gets £2.2m charge

Trojan Energy will use the funding to have its charge points installed in more areas, grow its team and improve its technology

Green automotive tech gets £91m boost

Four projects that advance EV and hydrogen-fuelled technology have received the funding to drive down emissions by up to 32m tonnes

Salford City Council given £5m solar boost

The funding will help the council install 1,500 solar panels on its buildings as it aims to become carbon-neutral by 2038

Zero-emission road freight gets £20m boost

The funding has been provided to increase the uptake of zero-emission HGVs following the government’s recent transport decarbonisation plan

Carbon capture scale-up ‘could create 10,000 green jobs by 2025’

A new report from the CCSA calls for further funding to deploy CCS technology at the necessary scale, ranging from £1.2bn to £2.6bn

Leicester gets £250k funding to help residents try ebikes

The County Council is allowing residents the chance to get £300 off the cost of an ebike, with a scheme that loans ebikes to commuters also being expanded

Fast EV charging tech gets £500k funding

The developer claims its technology will provide EV drivers with a 100-mile range on just a five-minute charge

Winchester Uni given £3.1m to slash emissions

It has set a target to achieve net zero by 2025

‘UK needs £350bn of new investment to reach net zero targets’

A new report from LCP suggests a £350bn investment is needed over the next 30 years if the country is to achieve the aims set out in 2020’s energy white paper