Could the ‘first’ hydrogen firing of industrial boiler in Manchester hold the key to UK’s decarbonisation?

The ‘HyNet Industrial Fuel Switching’ programme aims to make the industry confident to make the switch from natural gas to hydrogen

Highview Power breaks ground on CRYOBattery storage facility in Manchester

The 250MWh project is considered to be one of Europe’s largest energy storage systems

Octopus Energy Group buys Upside Energy

The move is expected to support the firm’s ambition to make the UK ‘Silicon Valley of Energy’

Centrica powers 32 double-decker e-buses in Manchester

The e-bus fleet is forecast to save an estimated 920,000 litres of diesel a year and reduce annual carbon dioxide by 2,400 tonnes

Manchester is ‘home of the greenest people in the UK’

Nearly 32% of Brits intend to cut down the energy usage in their home, according to a new report

Government back local authorities to help kickstart nature recovery

The selected authorities will receive a share of £1 million to identify where nature and wildlife habitats can be restored

Manchester to become home of ‘world’s largest liquid air battery’

The project in Trafford is expected to help the country make the most of its solar and wind energy resources

Manchester poised to ‘halve CO2 emissions by 2025’

A new five-year climate change plan aims to help the city become zero carbon by 2038

Wasted energy ‘costing businesses £60m a year in unnecessary bills’

Energy wasted by offices in the City of London could be used to power more than 65,000 homes, new research suggests

Clean Air Zones: Mayors call for £1.5bn fund to tackle air pollution

The mayors want to offer between £2,000 and £6,000 to homes and businesses to either upgrade existing vehicles or get rid of their older, polluting cars and switch to cleaner ones