Government brings forward the end of road for petrol and diesel cars to 2030

That is part of a £12bn ten-point plan announced by the Prime Minister to stimulate a ‘green industrial revolution’, which could create 250,000 jobs

A 2030 ban on polluting cars ‘could create £4.2bn supercharge for the economy’

An accelerated ban on new petrol, diesel and hybrid cars and vans could create almost 32,000 new jobs by 2030, according to a new report

UK’s total onshore wind capacity ‘could reach 30GW by 2030’

RenewableUK expects the most significant increases in onshore wind deployments to take place from 2025 onwards

Could TV screens and online streaming help us rethink energy?

Fiona Ball, Director of the Bigger Picture at Sky, will host a session taking place at 11:00 on November 9th at Xpo 2020

Apple launches new iPhone model made using ‘recycled rare earth materials’

The tech giant claims the new model was designed ‘with the environment in mind’ and builds upon its 2030 net zero pledge

‘No major fossil fuel firm is aligned to limiting climate change to 2°C’

The Transition Pathway Initiative claims all fossil fuel giants are still wide’ of the 2°C mark, despite a raft of ‘attention-grabbing’ climate commitments

SSE Renewables calls on Northern Ireland to set 80% emissions target for 2030

The firm also stresses the need for a clear roadmap for the decarbonisation of the energy sector in the region to be established

Boris Johnson pledges to protect an extra 4,000 square kilometres of new land in England

The Prime Minister will reportedly make a commitment to protect 30% of the UK’s land by 2030

Apple invests in the construction of two of the ‘world’s largest’ wind turbines

The 200-metre-tall turbines are expected to produce 62GWh of clean electricity every year, enough to power almost 20,000 homes

Germany must add 3.7GW of onshore wind to reach the 2030 climate goals

The energy industry body BDEW says in 2019, not enough power was added