More than half of the UK public want all combustion engine cars off the country’s roads by 2035

That’s according to new research published by Connected Kerb and C|T Group, which shows most people think the government should deploy new charging infrastructure to support this

New initiative launched to drive down climate impacts of UK’s £3 trillion pension pot

A total of 21 organisations have already joined the Make My Money Matter initiative including Oxfam, WWF, Comic Relief, Triodos Bank, BNP Paribas, Ecotricity, and the Environment Agency Pension Fund, one of the UK’s largest local government pension schemes

Equinor to build ‘world-leading’ hydrogen and carbon capture plant in the UK

The facility will be located at Saltend Chemicals Park near the city of Hull and is estimated to avoid around 900,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide

ENA and UK Power Networks ‘welcome Prime Minister’s ambition to drive sustainable economic revival’

Following the Prime Minister’s speech, David Smith, Energy Networks Association Chief Executive, spoke on behalf of network operators including UK Power Networks

Boris Johnson: ‘The UK should produce the world’s first zero-emission long-haul passenger plane – jet zero’

The Prime Minister has announced a new raft of infrastructure spending and said the UK would prove a leader in not only net zero planes but other long-term solutions to climate change such as solar, wind, nuclear, hydrogen and carbon capture and storage

Renewable Heat Incentive business applicants land 14-month extension due to coronavirus

The previous deadline of January 2021 for projects to be operational has been extended to March 2022, following a response to the RHI consultation

UK’s largest meat businesses announce ambition to halve the amount wasted each year

Currently, around 380,000 tonnes of the meat intended for consumption goes uneaten each year, generating more than four million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalents

Ford calls for government and stakeholder partnership to achieve UK net zero target

Purchase and usage incentives, more recharging points and wider green energy generation should be at the heart of a decarbonisation strategy

‘Electric vehicle ownership must increase by 11,000% for a net zero UK’

Electric vehicle ownership will increase from 44k to five million in the south of England and north of Scotland, according to a report

Government launches consultation to accelerate tree planting and improve woodland management

It hopes farmers, foresters, land managers, experts, environmental organisations and members of the public will give their views on the future creation and management of the nation’s trees, woodlands and forests