WWF Scotland executive joins Big Six energy firm ScottishPower

Dr Sam Gardner will develop and implement low carbon initiatives as the company’s first Head of Climate Change and Sustainability

Cuadrilla resumes fracking at Preston New Road site in Lancashire

Operations had to be halted on a number of occasions due to minor tremors

The UK ‘cannot reach net zero without using hydrogen tech’

The North West Hydrogen Alliance has penned a letter to Andrea Leadsom outlining how it believes the clean gas has a vital part to play in decarbonising the country’s energy systems

Fracking with CCUS compatible with net zero goal, says government

BEIS has set out its position on shale gas exploration as Cuadrilla starts work on its second well at the Preston New Road site in Lancashire

Ofgem proposes ‘tough but fair’ approach to next DNO price control

The regulator emphasises the need for the price control to support decarbonisation

Utility giants urge government to establish new onshore wind strategy

They say the renewable energy source is required to reach net zero emissions by 2050 at the least cost to households and businesses

Climate change: UK shouldn’t wait for ‘shiny new’ tech but use solutions already available

Harriet Lamb, CEO of Ashden, calls on the government to aim for net zero emissions by 2030 instead of the current 2050 goal

Talking Energy: Harriet Lamb – Ashden Podcast

Harriet Lamb, CEO of Ashden, calls on the government to aim for net zero emissions by 2030 instead of the current 2050 goal.

Virgin Media sourced 100% renewable power in 2018

It has become the latest organisation to join The Climate Group’s RE100 initiative

Jeremy Corbyn: Fracking will make hitting 2050 net zero goal ‘impossible’

The Labour Party says even if progress continues at its current rate, the goal will be missed by nearly 50 years