Wales bans fossil fuel heating systems in new social homes from October

They must instead meet the highest energy efficiency standards to reduce carbon use during construction and when occupied, in addition to developers required to consider recycling and food waste storage

Government fires up ‘hydrogen revolution’

The Business and Energy Secretary has today set out the UK’s ‘first-ever’ Hydrogen Strategy that is forecast to unlock £4 billion investment by 2030

How much carbon can you capture with your joystick?

SSE Thermal and Abertay University have partnered to develop an educational video game to raise awareness around carbon capture and storage

Yorkshire goes big on hydrogen storage

SSE Thermal and Equinor has unveiled plans to upgrade their existing Aldbrough gas storage facility on the East Yorkshire coast to store hydrogen

INEOS partners with ‘Scotland’s first’ major CCS project

The project is designed to store carbon dioxide emissions in depleted North Sea oil and gas reservoirs

Natural England launches new tools to measure biodiversity net gain of developments

The Biodiversity Metric 3.0 will provide a way of measuring and accounting for nature losses and gains resulting from development or changes in land management

US awards $4m to enhance safety and security of carbon storage

Four selected projects aim to identify and reduce the risk of seismic disruptions and CO2 leakage in underground carbon dioxide storage facilities

Breathe in Martians!

Estonian startup aims to produce oxygen from the planet’s CO2

Peatlands can be ‘carbon storage superstars’, says British Ecological Society

The UK’s peatlands currently contain around three billion tonnes of carbon – but they are at risk

Europe ‘could store at least 4,000 bn tonnes of CO2 in rocks’

An Icelandic startup has unveiled a mapping tool to prove the feasibility of its stone carbon storage technology