Britishvolt drives forward battery gigafactory plans with new major partnership

Under the agreement, Britishvolt will develop, assemble and manufacture its next generation sample cells for mass production and commercialisation with the UK Battery Industrialisation Centre

Barclays launches green mortgages for buy-to-let homes

Customers looking to buy new build homes to rent that are energy efficient will be rewarded with lower interest rates on their mortgage

Aviva Investors to hold company directors accountable for failing on climate

The UK investment fund also expects companies to adopt a target for net zero emissions by 2050 and wants executive pay to be linked to sustainability goals

UK’s Crown Estate and Volta Trucks partner for electric truck trial in London

Set to launch in summer 2022, the trial will see the all-electric Volta Zero bring deliveries to retailers in Regent Street, where the Crown Estate’s portfolio spans 10m square feet

Carlton Power and Stag Energy merge operations to support net zero transition

The combined business, which will operate as part of the Carlton Power Group, will focus on energy infrastructure projects, with a ‘strong emphasis’ on energy security

UK start-ups built to enhance SDGs secure £2bn investment

The impact tech companies are driving innovation and solutions to fighting climate change and improving health

UK to invest £1bn in Zambian green energy transition

A Green Growth Compact has been signed between the two nations to boost sustainable economic growth and collaboration

COP26: US-UK Strategic Energy Dialogue launches

Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng met with the US Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm to discuss ways to accelerate the energy transition

UK looks to bolster renewable energy infrastructure in Taiwan

In the latest trade talks between the nations, a greener future for the Asian country was at the forefront of the conversation

Grosvenor brings forward carbon-neutral target by five years

It aims to achieve the 2025 goal by investing in renewable energy projects, ecosystem restoration and carbon capture technologies