New global knowledge hub to pioneer new forms of climate finance

The Global Climate Finance Centre aims to address the root causes currently preventing investment as well as enable environment for investment into low carbon, sustainable and resilient projects

Work begins on Britain’s first all-electric prison near York

The prison at Full Sutton, which will run solely on electricity, is expected to use a fraction of the energy of a typical prison and save taxpayers more than £1.1m annually

UK’s first Shipbuilding Skills Taskforce chair announced

The Taskforce aims to develop a world-leading skills strategy that will boost training and job opportunities in the shipbuilding industry, particularly those related to new and emerging technologies and zero-emission shipping