Industry responds to Summer Statement

Industry responds to Summer Statement:  A £3 billion green jobs plan to save money, cut carbon and boost employment in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic has been announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak. In his much-awaited UK recovery plan Summer Statement, the Chancellor outlined how he planned to tackle “profound economic challenges” with a “historic…
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Renewable energy – 12K jobs & £20bn investment possible

Renewable energy – 12K jobs & £20bn investment possible: 12,000 new jobs and around £20 billion of new investments to the UK could be provided by renewable energy as part of the nation’s sustainable economic recovery. RenewableUK has published new statistics which show that contracts to generate clean power in next year’s auctions could have…
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10,000 jobs cut by BP as energy demand slumps

10,000 jobs cut by BP as energy demand slumps:  Plans to cut 10,000 jobs has been aannounced by the company from its global business as a result of the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdowns. BP has not yet specified how many jobs will be lost in the UK, but the energy giant…
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