Farmers to be offered grants of up to £30k for ‘greener’ practices

Regenerative practices designed to protect rivers will be supported by Severn Trent’s funding

EDF to deploy 3GW green hydrogen by 2030

It has set aside €3bn to finance this push

Global green finance increased 100x in last decade

It jumped from $5.2bn in 2012 to $540.6bn in 2021

New taskforce to make Scotland ‘global leader’ in green finance

The Taskforce will develop and lead an action plan over the next three years and bring together the Scottish financial sector, professional services firms and regulatory bodies to build on the legacy of the COP26 climate summit

‘We can’t solve the climate crisis without the banks’ says Sir James Bevan

The Environment Agency Chief Executive looked forward following COP26 in his speech delivered to the banking sector – claiming they have “more power than most countries to create the change we need”

Rishi Sunak’s £15bn green bond bonanza

The Chancellor will unveil details of green bonds that will allow people to invest in green projects

UK to set up green finance research hubs in London and Leeds

The research centres will help divert investment away from unsustainable activities such as deforestation and fossil fuels and towards low carbon sectors, ensuring climate and environment are at the heart of UK financial decision making

British Embassy in Dakar calls for bids for climate change projects

Projects can focus on areas including clean growth, green finance, nature-based solutions and climate change adaptation and resilience

UK and the Philippines partner on climate and environment

The two countries have agreed to share and agree with each other’s climate priorities, including energy transition and nature-based solutions

British Embassy in Bucharest seeks projects to tackle climate change

They can focus on renewable energy, restoration of natural habitats and ecosystems and helping communities to prepare for natural disasters