UK’s gigafactory ambitions ‘at dead end without more support’

The Environmental Audit Committee estimates a further 100GWh of gigafactory capacity is needed to meet ambitions for the production of BEVs

‘Every UK job could be green’

A detailed net zero strategy and collaboration between industry, education sector and government are needed to
unlock the green industrial revolution, according to a new report

Kwasi Kwarteng responds to the Big Zero Report

The Secretary of State for BEIS shared his thoughts on the report in a letter to future Net Zero

Could CCUS slash almost half of the UK’s industrial cluster emissions?

The so-called East Coast Cluster aims to capture, transport and store up to 27 million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions per year by 2030

Net zero must be fair, say MPs

The government is criticised over its ‘insufficient’ public engagement practices around net zero

Government consults on smart meter data usage

The consultation seeks proposals on how smart meter data can be used to help non-domestic customers save energy and manage costs

Are gas bills going to rise in green drive to slash emissions?

Households using gas boilers will reportedly see their bills increase by £170 a year

Government urged not to subsidise ‘the world’s biggest tree burner’

Environmental groups have asked the Prime Ministe to reconsider support for Drax’s plans for industrial scale biomass

Domestic electricity skyrockets this year

Domestic electricity usage reached the highest level since the first quarter of 2013, new BEIS report reveals

UK’s jet zero jets off!

A new electric motor will be tested for the British Airlander 10 aircraft to enable zero-emission flights