Podcast – will the Green Deal work?

Will the Green Deal work? ELN’s Priyanka Shrestha visits Base London to find out if the public and businesses are keen to take advantage of the financial support of the forthcoming Green Deal. What could be the biggest obstacles to its take up? Remember you can download the podcast from itunes.

SSE chief outlines carbon hopes for London

The chief executive of Scottish & Southern Energy Ian Marchant has set an ambitious target of getting 500,000 solar roofs in London by 2020. Speaking at a conference dedicated to making the UK’s capital more energy efficient, Mr Marchant said that London “needs to be a green beacon to the UK and the rest of […]

Industry must act on ‘invisible’ jobs

Many of the jobs involved in the low carbon sector have been described as ‘invisible’ by an expert in waste management. Paul Levett, deputy chief executive of environmental services giant Veolia, told a seminar discussing the energy skills gap last week that many children and students are simply unaware that such jobs exist, and stressed […]