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Google-style map of electricity cables for UK

Google-style map of electricity cables for UK What if the UK’s electricity cables had their own Google map? Would it be helpful? UK Power Networks (UKPN) has contributed with Google’s artificial intelligence division to create maps of electricity cables. The project could see nearly 180,000 kilometres of electricity cables in London, the East and the…
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Good Energy powers the UK’s first Net Zero Carbon home

Good Energy powers the UK’s first Net Zero Carbon home: A London home is the first residential building in the UK to be verified as ‘net zero carbon’, marking a watershed moment in the country’s drive to achieve a cleaner and greener future. Image: Max Fordham House (c) Tim Crocker Max Fordham House, in Camden,…
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52% of UK councils spent nothing on EV charging last year

52% of UK councils spent nothing on EV charging last year: FOI reveals 52% of UK councils spent nothing on EV charging infrastructure last year UK not ready for universal EV ownership, according to DevicePilot report Cambridge, UK, 28 October 2021 – DevicePilot, a service monitoring and management platform for EV chargepoint operators, today released the results…
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Sadiq Khan awards £4m to better London green spaces

Sadiq Khan awards £4m to better London green spaces: The London Mayor has rewarded £4m in funding to help enhance green spaces and protect the capital against the burden of climate change. An overall amount of 6 projects will share £3.44m under the Green and Resilient Spaces Fund in order to reinforce climate resilience, boost…
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‘Pay per mile’ programme is being developed to reduce London’s emissions.

‘Pay per mile’ programme is being developed to reduce London’s emissions: Drivers in London may soon be taxed based on the number of miles they travel. According to a recent assessment commissioned by the Mayor of London, a new pay-per-mile road pricing system should be adopted in the capital by the end of the decade…
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MPs spent over £30000 on electricity expenses

MPs spent over £30000 on electricity expenses: About 200 MPs allegedly claimed nearly £30,000 in energy costs for their second homes in the first five months of last year, despite experts warning that a perfect storm of energy price spikes may strain family budgets to the breaking point throughout the UK. The MPs claimed these…
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London is yearning for a trip to California

London is yearning for a trip to California: According to reports, a US sustainable investing business led by a former UK MP and funded by the lead singer of Red Hot Chili Peppers plans to list on the London junior market. I(x) Net Zero has stated that company plans to generate around £20 million through…
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British Airways turns on the ‘world’s first’ jet zero engines

British Airways turns on the ‘world’s first’ jet zero engines: British Airways is on its approach to become the world’s first airline to utilise commercially generated sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). The news comes as a result of a collaboration between the flag carrier airline and Phillips 66 Limited. Thousands of tonnes of SAF are scheduled…
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Activists protest Science Museum

Activists protest Science Museum due to sponsorships

Activists protest Science Museum due to sponsorships: Young environmentalists occupied the Science Museum in London last Monday night in protest over its sponsorship deals with fossil fuel firms. The UK Student Climate Network (UKSCN) stated: “The Science Museum is occupied! We intend to stay overnight in protest against the Museum’s sponsorship deals with fossil fuel…
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