Rishi Sunak confirms £3bn green jobs plan to save money, cut carbon and boost employment

In his much-awaited Summer Statement, which serves as a recovery plan for the UK economy, the Chancellor outlined how he planned to tackle ‘profound economic challenges’ with a ‘historic investment in infrastructure’

Boris Johnson promises to “build build build” to help UK recover from coronavirus crisis

Despite the re-affirmation of plans to plant more than 30,000 of hectares every year and increase spending on conservation, green groups have voiced disappointment with the Prime Minister’s speech

UK Government proposes new Emissions Trading System to replace EU system

Policymakers say the plan will be even more ambitious than previous versions and will ensure the UK is aligned with its commitment to reach net zero by 2050

Three-quarters of businesses still believe in net zero post-pandemic

Our reader survey shows 73% believe net zero plans should be supported after coronavirus, with just a fifth fearing a set back to their ambitions

Chetan Lad

Meet the energy expert, Chetan Lad

Spain seeks to pass new climate law to reach net zero by 2050

The draft law proposals would ban all new coal, oil and gas projects with immediate effect

UK firms to save up to £300m a year as Climate Change Agreement scheme extended

The move to extend the scheme is expected to give eligible companies extra financial support and security

What does the budget mean for the battery business?

Watch the full interview with Kevin Brundish, CEO and Founder of AMTE Power, to find out

Budget announcement ‘shows support is growing for EVs and drive towards net zero’

That’s the suggestion from Kevin Brundish, CEO and Founder of AMTE Power, who spoke to ELN shortly after the speech from Chancellor Rishi Sunak

Budget 2020: Industry responds

The energy sector has responded to the Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak’s Budget announcement – but what did it think?