Nuclear power required to reach net zero target

Nuclear power required to reach net zero target: The UK is unlikely to be able to reach its net zero target without increasing nuclear power. A recent report by the Nuclear Industry Association finds amongst other requirements, which suggests building new nuclear power stations such as Hinkley Point would need a commitment if the 2050…
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UK needs 10GW of new nuclear to reach net zero

UK needs 10GW of new nuclear to reach net zero: The UK net zero by 2050 target needs a commitment of 10GW of new nuclear power to reach, but costs need to fall. That’s according to innovation agency Energy Systems Catapult in a new analysis, which suggests for the UK’s future energy system, nuclear power…
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Businesses promise to make their buildings net zero

Businesses promise to make their buildings net zero: Almost 100 organisations and businesses have agreed to the World Green Building Council’s Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment to make all of their buildings net zero by 2030. The tsunami of new members signing up to the scheme has helped to almost double participation in the programme…
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Shell Energy Retail offers two carbon-neutral tariffs

Shell Energy Retail offers two carbon-neutral tariffs: Shell Energy Retail has launched two new carbon-neutral energy tariffs for British households. With the Go Further home energy tariffs,  emissions od carbon dioxide created during home gas and electricity use will be offset with certified carbon credits from projects that protect forests. CEO of Shell Energy Retail, Colin Crooks said:…
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