‘Lower corporation tax will help UK hit net zero by 2050’

Policy needs to ensure that businesses make the change and net zero is not allowed to be dismissed, the IoD warns

UK SMEs ‘overwhelmed’ with tackling climate change

A new report reveals that 91% of small businesses feel this way – not knowing where to start on their carbon journey

What is net zero? Smaller businesses don’t know

Only a quarter of SMEs understand how the term affects them, a new study claims

SMEs offered £10m for innovation towards clean energy independence

A total of £1m of the funding has been earmarked for innovative energy projects in Cornwall

UN-backed SME Climate Hub launches free carbon calculator to help cut emissions

It helps SMEs measure their emissions and identify emission hotspots, establishing a baseline towards halving emissions before 2030 and reaching net zero by 2050

‘Pandemic knocked sustainability down SME priority list’

The climate agenda has lost importance for smaller businesses in the last two years but why should it be important?

‘Smaller businesses can be the most dynamic and act the fastest’

The UK’s Net Zero Champion, Andrew Griffith, explained the role all businesses have to play in the net zero transition at COP26

Homes England and Octopus Real Estate launch £175m Greener Homes Alliance

The Alliance will provide loans of between £1m and £20m to make new SME housing projects low carbon and more energy efficient

techUK commits to Race to Zero

The technology trade organisation plans to work with Utility Team to develop its net zero roadmap

Business leaders want to deliver net zero – but they don’t know how

The British Standards Institution warns business leaders across the UK are largely unaware of the implications on net zero on their organisations