Glasgow Climate Pack stirs reactions across the world

A compromise, a death-knell for coal power or a big failure to phase out fossil fuels – what leaders and industry think about the COP26 agreement?

COP26 Live: Campaigners urge government to scrap Oil and Gas Authority

A climate change think tank has urged the UK to replace the regulator with a Clean Energy Authority

Give free heat pumps to poorer households, consortium says

The group, which includes major energy companies and trade associations, proposes a ‘Fair Heat Deal’ to make clean heating affordable to all

G7 summit and climate change – ripples or waves?

Organisations, charities and environmental campaigners react to the outcome of the 47th G7 summit

Industry responds to UK’s new emissions reduction target for 2035

Boris Johnson has just set the climate bar higher – but what does industry think?

Environmental Audit Committee poised to publish GIB report

The Environmental Audit Committee will publish its report on The Green Investment Bank on Friday. The committee, which is chaired by Joan Walley and includes Zac Goldsmith and Caroline Lucas, heard evidence over three sessions into the pros and cons of the bank. Among those giving evidence were Jonny Mulligan, chief executive of the Environmental […]

Green Bank model should be copied across Europe

A report by a sustainability thinktank has called for the UK’s Green Investment Bank initiative to be rolled out across the rest of Europe. And the report, by non-profit European organisation E3G, also states that there is no point in Europe pushing for a 30% cut in emissions if it continues to import fossil fuels […]