IEA presents bold plan to bolster jobs, grow the global economy and drive down emissions

The organisation has presented its Sustainable Recovery Plan to world governments to help revitalise economies and boost employment while making energy systems cleaner and more resilient

‘Flexibility and resilience are critical for energy and sustainability success’

That’s the suggestion from Schneider Electric’s 2020 Corporate Energy & Sustainability Progress Report

More than a million new green jobs could be created by 2050

That’s the suggestion made by the Local Government Association in a new report published today, which predicts nearly 700,000 direct jobs could be created in England’s clean economy by 2030

Schneider Electric Expands and Upgrades Scarborough Site

The upgrade will fundamentally change the manufacturing facility’s capabilities, boosting capacity and productivity, while enabling new technologies to be developed

Yorkshire Water converts tanker truck to run on hydrogen fuel

The company retrofitted a standard truck to use hydrogen dual-fuel – it will be deployed in the supply restoration team in South Yorkshire and will generate 33% less carbon emissions than a typical vehicle

More than 200 corporate organisations and networks call on government to ensure green recovery

CEOs from across the economy have written a letter urging that coronavirus recovery efforts align with the UK’s wider social, environmental and climate goals

Greenprint for a cleaner, resilient economy

The UK Government should greenlight billions of pounds of private investment in low carbon infrastructure to help the economy rebound from coronavirus, says energy firm SSE

UK must go ‘faster, further and fairer’ to recover from economic slowdown and reach net zero

The IPPR Environmental Justice Commission warns failing to accelerate the pace and scope of green ambitions risks jeopardising climate targets, worsening existing inequalities and heading straight into another ‘global shock’

Podcast: ‘Net zero solutions must not only be green but also prove economically sustainable’

That’s the suggestion from Nikki Flanders, Managing Director of Energy Customer Solutions at SSE – listen to the podcast to find out more…

EU must launch ‘biggest green investment plan the world has ever seen’ to drive economic recovery

NGOs and concerned citizens have urged the EU to fund energy-efficient retrofits, renewable energy deployment, restoration of natural habitats, more public transport and greener farming practices