Rishi Sunak’s Summer Statement: Industry responds

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has confirmed a £3 billion green jobs plan to save money, cut carbon and boost employment in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic – but what do businesses think?

5 steps to start your business’ journey to carbon neutral

Our government’s commitment to achieving carbon neutrality by 2050 certainly offers a glimmer of hope for the future of our planet. But is that goal actually attainable?

Energy management during COVID-19

How to maximise building efficiency and meet the demands of health and safety during times of reduced occupancy.

Achieve energy efficiency in your business by identifying where energy is wasted

Identify the areas in your business where energy efficiency can be improved by adopting these five energy saving techniques

UK to spend £2bn to create ‘new era of cycling and walking’

Pop-up bike lanes, wider pavements, safer junctions and cycle and bus-only corridors will be created in the UK within weeks as part of a £250 million emergency active travel fund

More than three-quarters of UK public are ‘concerned about climate change’

That’s according to the latest BEIS Public Attitudes Tracker, which is now on its 33rd wave of finding out what the UK public think about a variety of energy issues

United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust ‘to save £1.4m a year’ with green upgrades

The organisation expects to cut annual carbon emissions by 7,712 tonnes across three key hospitals, serving a population of around 736,700 people

California ‘to double clean energy capacity by 2030’

The US state is targeting a reduction of 46m tonnes of greenhouse gases from its electric sector by 2030

Sainsbury’s says its aerofoil fridges are a really cool way to reach net zero

The supermarket giant notes the innovative equipment delivers emissions savings of around 8,783 tonnes each year

Irish public sector slashes 4.6m tonnes of emissions with efficiency gains

A new report from the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland reveals that since 2009, the schools and public bodies have also avoided 4.6 million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions