Another energy supplier enters administration

Administrators have been appointed for Manchester-based Zebra Power Limited

A five times faster cut in energy-related carbon intensity ‘could help the world hit the 1.5°C target’

New research finds that there is no country in the G20 that has achieved the 12.9% rate of decarbonisation required to limit global warming

Administrators appointed to failed energy supplier

The joint administrator explained that Pure Planet faced “significant liquidity challenges”

Energy efficient homes could save us £9.5bn

New research estimates nearly 52 million tonnes of carbon dioxide could be slashed if the energy efficiency of all homes in the UK improved to EPC band C

Ofwat CEO Rachel Fletcher joins Octopus Energy

As Director of Regulation and Economics, Mrs Fletcher will work for the energy system decarbonisation

UK holds the ‘highest decarbonisation rate’ in the world for the 21st century so far

The nation decreased carbon dioxide emissions by 3.7% every year, according to a new report

UK generates ‘second-highest amount of e-waste per person in the world’

Almost a quarter of electronic devices and electrical appliances sold in the UK do not meet current standards for energy efficiency, according to a new report

Switching 10% of world’s meat to plant-based food ‘could save 176m tonnes of CO2 by 2030’

Global consumption of meat reached 385 million tonnes in 2018, which translates to at least 1.7 gigatonnes of carbon dioxide emissions

Gender imbalance in the top tier of UK energy sector continues

Only 11 companies of the total 80 surveyed, met the criteria of having 30% female occupancy at board level

UK ‘must hit 9.7% decarbonisation rate to reach net zero by 2050’

That’s according to PwC’s Low Carbon Economy Index, which says the current rate of 3.7% is far too slow