One million trees to be planted across UK with £80m government boost

The government is looking to accelerate a nature recovery across the country that will support 2,500 jobs and contribute to its target of trebling tree planting

‘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

Canada’s Algoma Steel granted $420m to become ‘greenest’ steel producer

The company’s proposed transition to electric arc furnace has the potential to reduce its carbon emissions by around 70%

Australia backs six carbon capture projects with $50m investment

They are expected to create nearly 470 direct jobs and deliver around $412m of investment, most of them in regional areas

‘European jobs could soar by 5.7m with sustainable and digital investments’

A new report has suggested these investments are needed for Europe to bridge the gap with the rest of the world post-pandemic

Nearly 3.3m wind energy jobs ‘could be created in the next five years’

China, the US, India, Germany and the UK could mostly capitalise on this growth, a new report finds

India’s ReNew Power commissions 300MW onshore wind farm

The project will provide renewable power to the states of Haryana and Orissa at a wholesale rate, lower than electricity generated through conventional thermal power plants in the region

GMB Union: ‘British Gas engineers face mass sackings on 1st April’

GMB Union said engineers were told they had to accept a 15% pay cut by 12:00 yesterday or face being fired

Next-gen electric trucks and hydrogen buses secure £54m government funding

The three projects are expected to support nearly 10,000 jobs across the UK and save 45m tonnes of carbon emissions, equivalent to the emissions produced by 1.8m cars over their lifetime

UK unveils major blueprint to spend £1bn to cut emissions from industry, schools and hospitals

The new Industrial Decarbonisation Strategy sets the vision for the world’s first low carbon industrial sector, slashing emissions by two-thirds in just 15 years