Leeds to inject £100m into energy efficient council houses

Measures include ground and air source heat pumps, district heating networks and solar panels

UK council greenlights driverless e-bus trials

The scheme is forecast to reduce emissions and congestion in Solihull

UK energy networks appeal against Ofgem’s price control

The appeals largely focus on the allowed return on investment and the way Ofgem calculated the costs the companies would spend on maintaining and investing in their networks over the next five years

Newcastle secures £27.5m to decarbonise public buildings

The scheme is predicted to remove up to 4,050 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions a year

Mitsibushi-led consortium awarded grid-link licence for world’s largest wind farm

The group has invested £1.2 billion to own and operate the offshore transmission system connecting Hornsea 1 to the British mainland

Wales unveils circular economy strategy ‘to become world number one’ recycler

The ‘Beyond Recycling’ strategy aims to support a green recovery in Wales as the nation deals with the triple challenge of the pandemic, climate change and Brexit

Budget 2021: In summary

The 2021 Budget established how the Conservative Party will work to drive a sustainable and business-focused recovery in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic

COP26 – ‘Government needs to have clearer ambitions and ways to measure success’

A new report from BEIS has called for more clarity from the UK government to ensure the climate summit can be a success

Oxford’s Zero Emission Zone set for approval

The zone to tackle air pollution from transport is expected to launch in August this year

Industry responds to Chancellor’s new Budget

Rishi Sunak has opened his red box – but what does the energy industry think?