‘Green trade key to cut Russian ties’ says Trade Secretary

She is putting a huge emphasis on ensuring the UK is a leader in green commerce

Scotland announces £100m funding to help public bodies boost energy efficiency

Around £15m of the funding is being made available through the Energy Efficiency Grant scheme in 2022/23, with eligible public bodies including NHS Boards and colleges

Global Infrastructure Partners acquires wpd’s offshore wind business

The offshore portfolio includes interests in five operating and under construction projects in Germany, France and Taiwan and 30GW of global offshore wind pipeline at various stages of development

New carbon capture project could give UK economy £1.2bn boost

SSE Thermal and Equinor are working together on the Peterhead power station

UK has allegedly underspent £240m in green projects

The money was reportedly handed back to the Treasury in the last financial year

Direct debit cancellations have skyrocketed, says OVO Energy

One-in-five customers in Scotland are unable to pay their bills on time. according to the energy supplier

British actor joins community group asking for review of East Anglia permits

The offshore wind farms which will be developed by ScottishPower Renewables were touted by Ralph Fiennes as a “total disaster” for Suffolk

Business consortium urges EU to strengthen energy security

More than 100 businesses including Microsoft, Unilever, H&M, and Iberdrola have called for an accelerated energy transition

‘Three quarters of councils have not started delivering on net zero’

Most councils do not currently have the resources available to meet their net zero goals, according to a new survey

‘Environment nearing dangerous tipping points’

An independent watchdog is calling on the government to step up environmental protection