Giant Norfolk offshore wind farm secures consent

The 1.8GW project is predicted to produce enough electricity to power two million homes

COP26 Live: Boris Johnson urges world leaders to act now as “it’s one minute to midnight”

In the COP26 opening ceremony later today, the Prime Minister will commit to increasing the climate finance to £1 billion by 2025

MPs urge government to tackle green skills gap

The government has been criticised over an “inconsistent” policy on green jobs and a knowledge gap in necessary skills

Hydrogen revolution ‘could create 25k green jobs in Britain in the next ten years’

Britain’s industrial clusters, including the Humber and Teesside, could become home to around 17,000 new jobs, according to a new report

Centrica to recruit and train 3,500 apprentices in green skills jobs boost

It has set a target to ensure 50% of the recruits are women

SP Energy Networks launches its ‘largest recruitment drive this century’

The 152 green jobs will underpin the firm’s plans to enhance its electricity network to enable the rapid uptake of renewables

Scottish Government launches green jobs academy

The 100-day commitment has been launched as First Minister Nicola Sturgeon welcomed ScottishPower’s announcement of 135 new green jobs, which will be based in Scotland

‘Every UK job could be green’

A detailed net zero strategy and collaboration between industry, education sector and government are needed to
unlock the green industrial revolution, according to a new report

Welsh colleges awarded £2m to provide training for jobs in green economy

The courses will include areas such as electric and hybrid vehicles, environmentally-friendly heating systems and electric bikes

‘Ten million renewable jobs are waiting to be unlocked’

New research claims that green job opportunities in the UK alone could mitigate 90% of job losses caused by the pandemic