New date set for $100bn climate financing ahead of COP26

A climate finance delivery plan has been published detailing how developed countries look to provide help during the next four years

Surrey Police set roadmap to become net zero by 2030

The force is aiming to decarbonise its buildings and transport fleet on its route to carbon-neutrality

IMechE: ‘The challenge now is to bring this all together into a practical and deliverable plan’

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers’ Engineering Policy Advisor Matt Rooney said: ‘The challenge now is to bring this all together into a practical and deliverable plan with joined-up thinking across the whole energy system’

Gemserv welcomes ‘much-needed jobs boost and move to bring economic benefits across the country’

Alex Goody, CEO of Gemserv, said: ‘It is important that there is now a detailed roadmap, underpinned by regulatory interventions, to ensure we accelerate the push to net zero and help protect our planet’

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’

Schneider Electric responds to Boris Johnson’s ten point plan

Mike Hughes, Zone President, Schneider Electric UK & Ireland, said:  ‘There are some welcome standout commitments that will make the UK a world leader in attempts to decarbonise, bring down emissions, and reach carbon net zero by 2050’

Manchester launches climate plan to slash emissions and reach net zero

The measures aim to reduce the carbon emissions from the city’s buildings, energy use and transport from around 30,000 tonnes in 2019/20 to around 15,000 tonnes per year in 2024/25

Decarbonising Wales ‘must be central to regional planning’

That’s the verdict from the Welsh Government, which has set out a 20-year vision on how to transform the country into a clean, connected and sustainable powerhouse

Mayor of London sets out new environment strategy

Sadiq Khan says he aims to make the capital the greenest city in the world by 2050

Scotland lays out how it will go green by 2032

Scotland has laid out the steps with which it hopes to achieve its 2032 climate change target of reducing emissions by two-thirds. The country’s government, which says it is on track to meet its goal of cutting greenhouse gases by 42% before 2020, aims to further drive down emissions from its heat and power sectors […]