Fresh £14.9m funding to boost energy efficiency in homes in the Midlands

Homes will initially be upgraded with insulation and double glazing, followed by potential solar panels and heat pumps installations

Low income households to benefit from £8.3m heating upgrades

More than 600 households across North Yorkshire will receive green upgrades

Nearly 2k homes across West Midlands to get energy efficiency boost

Poor insulated, low income households are set to receive support from the local authorities

Manchester becomes home to ‘UK’s first’ net zero social homes

Insulation, triple-glazed windows, air source heat pumps and heat recovery systems are fitted to two new homes

Mercedes F1 team ends Kingspan sponsorship

The racing team was recently condemned for the deal by campaigners and survivors of the Grenfell Tower disaster

Scotland’s first ‘carbon-negative’ insulation factory gets £3m boost

The funding has been provided by the Scottish National Investment Bank and will allow construction materials company IndiNature to open the new sustainable manufacturing hub

Government announces end of Green Homes Grant

A further £300 million funding has been promised for green home upgrades

Stone wool manufacturer ROCKWOOL to cut emissions by 38% by 2034

The company has also committed to reducing non-factory lifecycle emissions by 20% by 2034

Watford Council offers energy efficiency grants for businesses

The local authority offers grants of up to £5,000 to help fund energy-saving measures including, insulation, LED lighting, energy-efficient boilers, air-source heat pumps and EVs

Zero Waste Scotland awards £803k grant to support ‘carbon-negative’ insulation firm

The funding will support a new natural fibre factory in the Scottish Borders