UK and Republic of Korea forge clean energy pact

South Korean businesses will invest over £10 billion in the UK, supporting renewable projects

UK Government urged to create ‘local net zero charter’

The establishment of this charter could accelerate the net zero transition, foster green job growth and strengthen partnerships between the government and local authorities, according to a new report

CCC urges government to support green jobs to achieve net zero

The CCC has stressed the need for the government to prioritise skills and employment in order to achieve the legal goal of net zero while promoting economic growth and levelling up across regions

European heat pump market smashes new record

Nearly three million heat pumps were sold in 2022, according to a new report

Is the UK green jobs boom in decline?

Advertisements of green job openings across the UK have dropped “significantly’ after 2012, new research has found

‘UK has potential to become a world leader in carbon removal technology’

The government has been urged to make carbon removals a top priority to accelerate net zero

Green jobs ‘growing four times faster than rest of UK’s labour market’

One-in-five of all green jobs are located in London, according to a new report

Leading cities vow to create 50m green jobs by 2030

Investing in urban climate action is predicted to halve emissions and create a third more jobs, new report finds

Sadiq Khan under fire for 14,000-mile flight to join climate change summit

The Mayor will travel to Buenos Aires to attend the C40 World Mayors summit

Wales announces £32m for farmers to plant trees to combat climate emergency

It supports the government’s ambition to plant 86m trees by the end of the decade