UK saw the ‘fifth largest’ fall in electricity sector carbon emissions since the start of lockdown

A new report estimates UK energy emissions fell to a total of 48.6 million tonnes of CO2, equivalent to the total annual emissions of nearly half a million Brits

Greta Thunberg won’t attend COP26

The 18-year-old Swedish climate campaigner is concerned about the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on attendance at the event

Demand for plug-in vehicles breaks new record in March

Registrations of battery electric vehicles increased by 88.2% last month, according to the latest SMMT report

Centrica launches UK-wide heat pump project to slash social housing emissions

Nearly 600 homes across the North, North West, Midlands, East and South West will be fitted with low carbon heating systems

Apple to build one of America’s largest battery projects in California

The project is forecast to store enough energy to power 7,000 homes for a day

More than a third of energy industry have experienced or witnessed LGBTQ+ discrimination

Fewer than half of employees rate the energy industry as being highly inclusive

Ørsted to build one of the ‘world’s largest’ hydrogen plants at North Sea Port

The 1GW renewable hydrogen production facility will be powered by a new 2GW offshore wind farm

E.ON recruits for 100 new roles to support LAD scheme of Green Homes Grant

The firm will hire electrical installers, roofers and safety assessors

techUK commits to Race to Zero with the help of Utility Team

The technology trade organisation plans to work with Utility Team to develop its net zero roadmap

UK launches £120m scheme for zero-emission buses

The funding is forecast to support up to 500 zero-emission buses