‘Nearly 18m British homes may be unable to decarbonise heating’

Trade body said the government must recognise the role of hot water cylinders in decarbonisation

Alok Sharma meets Egyptian COP27 President

Following productive talks, the two parties released a joint statement on their hopes for this year’s conference and future collaboration

Major shareholder: Unilever has ‘lost the plot’ in sustainability drive

Terry Smith from Fundsmith has claimed the business has become more focussed on its environmental impact than running the business

UK energy networks’ strong ambitions for 2022

Led by ENA, the networks are looking to work more collaboratively to improve flexibility and push for decarbonisation

Business Secretary visits Hinkley Point C

Kwasi Kwarteng reinstated that nuclear is at the heart of the government’s plans to ensure greater energy security

Microsoft to invest $50m in alcohol-to-jet fuel company

The funding will back a new biorefinery in the US state of Georgia

Government taken to court over ‘inadequate’ climate strategies

Friends of the Earth activists said the government’s ‘shocking’ commitments are not enough to deliver a low carbon future

Climate change takes top spot for global expert worries

It replaces the pandemic following COP26 in November

Nuclear station Heysham 2 to shut down early

The station will close in 2028 – two years earlier than previously thought

HS2 trains to run on zero-carbon energy

The project is looking to become net zero by 2035