£273M fund for low carbon aerospace creation

£273M fund for low carbon aerospace creation The government will give £273M to pay for low carbon aerospace creation involving solar-powered aircraft and NHS treatment drones Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng will make the statement later on today, which the government predicts will create 8.8k new vacancies. Using electric drones to analyise hazards, move medical treatments…
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Government start COP26 drive to inspire firms to go green

Government start COP26 drive to inspire firms to go green: The UK government has initiated a new COP26 campaign to help more British businesses to go green. Started by the country’s export credit agency, UK Export Finance (UKEF), the drive features the overseas renewable energy opportunities that businesses can have use of. It has noted…
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Jobs offered to employees of collapsed supplier Green

Jobs offered to employees of collapsed supplier Green: Green Energy Advice Bureau, a Newcastle-based energy consultancy, has announced that it will provide guaranteed interviews to staff affected by the recent closure of domestic energy supplier Green. Lead Generators and Energy Consultants are among the sales positions available, with a start date of October 4th, according…
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Infrastructure bank to drive £40bn of green investment

Infrastructure bank to drive £40bn of green investment: Leeds new infrastructure bank will drive at least £30bn of green investments. Chancellor of Exchequer Rishi Sunak has a series of sustainable plans for the 2021 Budget, in which he established how the Conservative Party will work to drive a sustainable and buisness focused recovery in the…
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Youth unemployment crisis set to be fixed

Youth unemployment crisis set to be fixed: Could 250,000 green apprenticeships help solve the youth unemployment crisis? That has worsening as a result of the pandemic. Friends of the Earth have found new research which suggests that 250,000 green apprenticeships could lead to jobs in peatland restoration, renewables and woodland creation this would help address…
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Ofgem settles RIIO-2 to direct £40m into electricity network

Ofgem settles RIIO-2 to direct £40m into electricity network: Ofgem has concluded the RIIO-2 price control for 2021-26, directing over £40 billion of investment into the national electricity grid & infrastructure. About £30 billion of this amount will be available upfront in order to help establish a “stronger, greener and fairer GB energy system”, while…
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UK created oil & gas will help energy security for decades

UK created oil & gas will help energy security for decades: Oil and gas produced in the UK will go on to support the country’s energy security in decades to come. That’s according to the suggestion from Oil and Gas UK (OGUK), that claims the fossil fuels will go on to be used as a…
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£416bn investment by 2050 for UK to stay global leader

£416bn investment by 2050 for UK to stay global leader: As much as £416 billion of investment toward a net zero energy system is needed within the next 30 years in order for the UK to stay a “global energy leader” as the world decarbonises. That’s according to the forecast from the Oil and Gas…
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Boris Johnson unveils ten point plan

Boris Johnson unveils ten point plan : The Prime Minister has set forth the UK’s ten point plan to work on climate change, deliver net zero & introduce a “green industrial revolution“. Boris Johnson announces the new strategy will create and assist up to 250,000 British jobs while helping the UK to “forge ahead with…
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Retrofitting homes in N England may create 77,000 jobs

Retrofitting homes in N England may create 77,000 jobs: Retrofitting homes in northern England could create 77,000 new green jobs throughout the area. This is according to current research by think tank IPPR North, that says the decision to decarbonise existing housing stock would also create 111,000 jobs all over the UK’s supply chain by…
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