Swansea Council considers creating energy company

It is seeking views from local residents on its proposals as part of a consultation

Ofwat proposes changes to transparency and governance principles

It is consulting on a new set of proposals until 21st August

Welsh Government proposes end to fracking

It is consulting on its proposals, which it suggests will be a ‘small, yet important step’ towards a decarbonised future in Wales

Scotland consults on deposit return scheme to boost recycling

The possible options for materials that could be collected include plastic containers, glass bottles, metal cans, cartons and disposable cups

Ofgem consults on DNOs’ engagement with stakeholders

It is seeking views until 20th July 2018

MPs seek evidence from Treasury on plans for new environmental watchdog

The Environmental Audit Committee has written to Chancellor Philip Hammond, requesting him or another minister to give evidence during its inquiry into the proposal

New vehicle tax change to help white van man go green

Less than one in every 200 vans bought in 2016/17 was an ultra-low emission model

Defra proposes new watchdog to protect environment post-Brexit

It is consulting on its proposals under the new Environmental Principles and Governance Bill to ensure a “green” Brexit

Ofgem consults on default tariff cap data matching for vulnerable customers

It is seeking views on its proposals until 31st May 2018

UK consults on interoperability of first generation smart meters

Currently, consumers may lose the smart services provided by the technology when they switch to a different supplier