Activists block M25 junctions to protest against government’s climate change policy

Major delays were caused by the demonstrations urging the government to insulate every home in Britain by 2025

Government further boosts CfD scheme with £265m

Offshore wind will be backed by £200 million with an additional £24 million allocated to floating offshore wind projects

Centrica to deliver £4.7m energy upgrade to hospital

Low energy lights, solar panels and heat pump technology will be installed to improve Hereford County Hospital’s energy efficiency

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Government boosts biomass production with £4m

Beneficiaries include a project that will grow algae from whisky manufacturing

Insulation most installed measure of the GHG voucher scheme

BEIS latest figures show insulation measures made up nearly 74% of the 31,900 improvements installed through the scheme

‘Give or miss’: Consortium calls on government to support green homes or risk net zero

A group of 14 organisations and companies call for a ‘green housing revolution’ that will provide grant funding to homeowners

Government launches greenwashing crackdown

Under the new rules, available ‘green’ tariffs will be reviewed to explore the extent of greenwashing in the retail energy sector

More than a third of councils ‘support policies that could potentially increase emissions’

These councils support at least one carbon-intensive policy, including road building and airport expansion, a new BBC survey finds

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