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Businesses offered £3m to boost local grid efficiency

Projects should deliver cleaner and cheaper energy services

HSBC launches green finance range for UK businesses

It is part of the banking giant’s global commitment to provide $100bn in sustainable financing and investment by 2025

Net Zero Carbon Taskforce launched in the UK

The announcement coincides with the government’s commitment to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050

Businesses urge government to set 2050 net zero goal ‘immediately’

The signatories of an open letter cover businesses from various industry sectors including energy, finance, consumer goods, retail, construction, water and communication

Business and MPs support UK bid to host UN COP26 climate conference

It will be the first time countries will come together to present updated Nationally Determined Contributions since the climate agreement was signed in Paris

Centrica launches global EV offer with solar and storage

Businesses will be able to meet additional power demands of new charging points by generating, storing and managing their own electricity on site

Ørsted offers greener gas to businesses

The company says they will enable businesses to boost their CSR credentials

Businesses offered £25m to drive low carbon vehicle tech

Eligible projects must either speed up the development of low and zero emission vehicles or demonstrate a significant reduction in emissions

Electricity switching figures hit nearly 400k in January

More than 100,000 households and businesses moved to small and medium sized suppliers

Businesses advised to prepare for new energy and emissions rules

All large companies must report on their global energy use and greenhouse gas emissions from 1st April 2019