Fracking with CCUS compatible with net zero goal, says government

BEIS has set out its position on shale gas exploration as Cuadrilla starts work on its second well at the Preston New Road site in Lancashire

Guinness and Smirnoff owner pours £180m into greener operations in Africa

Diageo’s investment will deliver solar energy, biomass power and water recovery processes across 11 of its brewing sites

Jeremy Corbyn: Fracking will make hitting 2050 net zero goal ‘impossible’

The Labour Party says even if progress continues at its current rate, the goal will be missed by nearly 50 years

Utilita Energy to pay £175k for carbon emissions reduction failings

The supplier’s failure to meet its obligations could have led to customers missing out on £30,000 of savings on their energy bills

Cambridge University targets net zero carbon goal by 2048

It is also targeting a 75% fall in carbon emissions by 2030

Boris Johnson: Britain is leading the world in battery tech

The new prime minister sacked more than half the cabinet, including Business and Energy Secretary Greg Clark

Energy efficiency in Serbia gets €2.5m boost

The financing will help improve the energy efficiency of up to 40 multi-storey buildings to help lower energy consumption and reduce CO2 levels

Guest Blog: Haydn Young – Carbon Trading – has it changed its spots?

Last week on Energy Live News I read about a proposal to ask consumers to offset their Carbon Emissions when buying travel tickets.

Greener travel: Government consults on giving consumers the option to offset carbon

Transport accounted for around one third of UK carbon emissions in 2018

‘No chance’ for UK to meet net zero goal without energy efficiency, MPs warn

The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee says progress is stalling not due to a lack of evidence on how to drive uptake but ‘a lack of political will’