Sustainable finance
Businesses call for action on UK’s sustainable goals

A roundtable meeting came together to help accelerate growth of sustainable finance across the country

Scotland greenlights power link with Norway

The NorthConnect interconnector will have a total capacity of 1.4GW

World’s largest offshore wind farm generates first power

Once completed, it will generate enough clean electricity to power more than a million homes

Student protest in Europe
Thousands of students skip school across UK to protest climate change

The Youth Strike 4 Climate movement is taking to the streets in 40 towns and cities

Gas
UK Government ‘must end dependency on natural gas’

A new report says this can be acheived by setting out new incentives and boosting investment

Smog
City leaders representing 20 million people sign clean air plan

They called for the Environment Bill to be renamed and for a number of changes to be made

Japanese firm invests £10m in UK green energy supplier Tonik

Tonik Energy supplies green power and integrated grid services to around 100,000 households in the UK

New nuclear research and innovation hub to open in Derby

Nuclear AMRC Midlands aims to support manufacturers and businesses from the sector across the region

Scottish Infrastructure Commission to plan 30-year strategy

It will provide informed advice on the vision, ambition and priorities for infrastructure in Scotland

Mitsubishi snaps up 20% stake in OVO Energy

The supplier will use part of the investment to accelerate the development of its intelligent energy technologies unit