Seven countries to share €2.4bn EU funding to accelerate green transition

It will support measures to reduce emissions in energy, industry and transport in Romania, Czechia, Poland, Lithuania, Hungary, Slovakia and Croatia, as well as support them in meeting their 2030 climate and energy goals

New £25m low carbon energy network to serve businesses of West Yorkshire

The project will use heat from waste-to-energy plant to power local businesses

More than half of councils “not confident” of meeting net zero targets

Energy efficiency is the single most important measure toward net zero, according to a survey

Council considers installing more solar panels as its energy bills double

A local authority in Lincolnshire plans to install 230 panels in its offices to tackle the energy crisis

“Queen’s Speech should include measures to protect heat network customers”

Currently, customers on heat networks are more exposed to energy price hikes

Leeds greenlights £7.2m district heating extension

The scheme uses heat recovered from the waste of 10,700 homes

Will green energy levies be switched from electricity to gas bills?

Levies, including the feed-in tariff and Contracts for Difference will reportedly move from customers’ electric to gas bills

CO2, an outpatient for Leeds iconic hospital

The St. James’s hospital will receive low carbon heat created by a facility recovering energy from the waste of around 6,000 homes

Derelict mines to warm South Tyneside

A district heating scheme is forecast to cut annual emissions in the area by a quarter

Vattenfall mulls selling Magnum gas power plant in the Netherlands

The company said the proceeds of the sale could be used for investments in renewable energy production such as offshore wind projects