‘Cross-party commission needed to agree climate emergency plans’

The Trades Union Congress has outlined how the transition to a low carbon economy can be reached while meeting the needs of workers

Jaguar Land Rover commits to building new EVs in the UK

The move helps safeguard thousands of jobs and is part of the company’s commitment to offer electrified options for all new Jaguar and Land Rover models from 2020

Southern Water to cut up to 200 jobs

The water company is currently consulting with its employees

Renewable jobs around the world topped 11 million in 2018

This compares with 10.3 million in 2017, the increase driven by renewable energy industries increasingly spreading around the globe.

Green jobs
Labour Party launches UK tour to develop green jobs

The move aims to enable communities across the country to contribute to the party’s plans for a Green Industrial Revolution

German onshore wind ‘collapse’ jeopardises EU renewable energy goals

The country installed only 134MW of new onshore wind capacity in the first three months of 2019 – its worst first quarter since 2000

Offshore Wind Sector deal targets 33% women in workforce by 2030

The government has also set a target to triple the number of highly-skilled jobs in the industry

Energy broker Utilitywise goes into administration

It has put around 570 jobs at risk

Nottinghamshire coal-fired power station to close

The Cottam plant is set to cease production on 30th September 2019

Job cuts
npower announces 900 job cuts

The firm says worsened market conditions have forced it to make the decision