British public and funders ‘still don’t understand the scale of the urgency needed to tackle climate change’

Almost half of environmental charities say the lack of public understanding is their biggest challenge when it comes to solving the issue

New record for shortest John O’Groats to Land’s End EV charging time

Three representatives from Zero Carbon World achieved the lowest ever total charging time of one hour 31 minutes and 32 seconds on the journey

Drax provides free gas and power to more than 170 care homes during Covid-19 pandemic

All of the care homes that will receive the free energy are small businesses already supplied by Opus Energy and Haven Power

Northern Gas and Power has placed second for fastest profit growth in Sunday Times’ Profit Track 2020

Northern Gas and Power has placed second in the prestigious Sunday Times’ Profit Track 2020 league table, which records the fastest UK-business profit growth for private companies.

British Gas Energy Trust seeks a new provider

The charity provides financial help with fuel bills to individuals and families and has established a funding programme for 17 advice organisations.

Businesses and charities call for £1bn energy efficiency push

The Energy Efficiency First’ declaration claims this step up in financing is vital if the UK’s net-zero emission and fuel poverty targets are to be reached

Energy supplier SSE Airtricity to pay £450k over compliance failures

The Utility Regulator found the company breached 26 licence conditions, which included handling customer complaints and bills

National Trust pledges to divest from fossil fuel companies

It also intends to establish a long term goal to continue reducing the carbon footprint of its investment portfolio

Yorkshire Water donates £200k after sewage pollution

The donation to the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust comes after the water company admitted to sewage entering the Pissy Beds Drain

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Logistics firm puts two million doomed meals back on the table

Fowler Welch and FareShare have slashed food waste since partnering in 2016