CCC: ‘Current government net zero plans will not deliver’

The government’s climate advisors have stressed that the rate of household insulation measures remains at rock bottom

Tech solutions firm Unisys targets net zero emissions by 2030

The company exceeded its goal of reducing its carbon footprint by 75% by 2026 based on 2021 data – five years ahead of schedule

‘Mammoth’ new facility to suck 36,000 tons of carbon annually from the air in Iceland

Climeworks’ new direct air capture plant will have a nominal carbon dioxide capture capacity of 36,000 tons per year when fully operational, with the aim of removing gigatons of CO2 from the atmosphere each year by 2050

‘UK first’: Tarmac unveils concrete plans for battery electric mixer truck

The new 26-tonne electric truck will operate as a carbon-neutral solution as Tarmac uses 100% of its site electricity from renewable energy sources

Sabey Data Centres targets net zero carbon emissions by 2029

The latest announcement is a boost from the company’s pledge last year to achieve a 50% reduction in emissions by 2030, which was approved by the Science-based Target initiative

US energy department partners with East Coast states for offshore wind supply chain

The collaboration is expected to advance the industry’s rapid development and support President Joe Biden’s goal of 30GW of offshore wind capacity by 2030 and 100% clean electricity by 2035

Transport for London launches tender to power Tube with renewable energy

It initially aims to purchase around 10% of TfL’s required electricity needs from renewable energy sources and new-build assets

Vattenfall and Preem to explore decarbonising refining sector with offshore wind and hydrogen

The Swedish energy company sees huge potential to decarbonise industries like refining, petrochemicals, steel and fertilisers by using the fossil-free technologies on the Swedish west coast

‘Landmark’ deal to modernise Energy Charter Treaty to support UK’s net zero goals

The modernised treaty will ensure investments in new fossil fuel projects do not get legal protection and will instead have ‘a much stronger focus’ on promoting clean and affordable energy

NHS Property Services launches green plan to decarbonise estates by 2040

The three-year plan is part of the organisation’s ‘Delivering a Greener NHS’ programme, aiming to reduce its environmental impact and promote sustainable healthcare