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Failure to deliver net zero plans

Failure to deliver net zero plans Current government programmes to decarbonise industries and support the UK hit its net zero aim by 2050 will be deemed as unsuccessfully executed. The worrisome discoveries come from the analysis report uploaded today by the Climate Change Committee (CCC) which shows that there are massive losses in delivery schemes…
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Dead end for carmakers?

Dead end for carmakers? The British automotive industry could be the next victim of rising energy prices. New reports from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) displays firms face a £90m boost in their energy bills this year as prices climb by a staggering 50 percent. The report implies the UK electricity costs…
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£20.9bn to uphold grid capacity

£20.9bn to uphold grid capacity Ofgem has today planned for a gigantic £20.9 billion package as part of an leading five-year vision for building viable and economical regional grids. The investment will be split between 6 companies – Electricity North West, UK Power Networks, Western Power Distribution, Northern Powergrid, SP Energy Networks and Scottish and…
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Church of England pressured to divest from fossil fuels

Church of England pressured to divest from fossil fuels A group of protestors has completed a protest at Wells Cathedral in Somerset to pressure the Diocese of Bath and Wells and 14 other Church of England pledge to divesting from fossil fuels. The protestors, including a member of the clergy, took part in a Eucharist…
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Scottish ministers advised for ‘fair heat decarbonisation’

Scottish ministers advised for ‘fair heat decarbonisation’ The Scottish Government has today selected an independent panel of experts to advise its ministers on actions heat decarbonisation could be fair throughout all income groups. The ambition of the panel is to examine the price of the development to climate friendly heating in Scotland, involving heat pumps…
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Sizewell C nuclear project abandoned by EDF

Sizewell C nuclear project abandoned by EDF EDF is supposedly ready to move away from the Sizewell C nuclear power project. Some of the UK’s largest unions sent a letter to the Business Secretary warning the future of the plant will be in jeopardy if the government delays a government investment decision (GID). This choice…
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Pension schemes required to reveal climate portfolios.

Pension schemes required to reveal climate portfolios. The Department of Work and Pensions presumes this paves the way for greener pensions among an economic progression to net zero. “We are making sure our pensions can be a superpower delivering prosperity for people – and the planet – by making changes to the rules about how…
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£43.7m raise for off-road trucks & motorbikes.

£43.7m raise for off-road trucks & motorbikes. The government has disclosed a new £43.7 million joint industry and government financing to help the construction of green auto technology, as well as electric motorbikes and off-road trucks that could be very useful. The projects that will benefit from the funding have electric motorcycles and an all-terrain,…
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Net-Zero event kicks off! (The Big Zero)

Net-Zero event kicks off! (The Big Zero) The greatest business net zero one-day event, the Big Zero Show has kicked off! The meeting brings together, 30 content sessions, the Net Zero Heroes and speakers from companies like Tesco, NatWest, Talk Talk, SSE Energy Solutions, Shell Energy, Coventry Building Society and BAM Nuttall. including industry leaders…
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North Sea projects scrapped?

North Sea projects scrapped? The fufillment of a windfall tax on oil and gas firms’ profits has reportedly made some reexamine their new fossil fuel projects in the North Sea. The Telegraph has announced that the Norwegian energy company Equinor is reviewing its plan to drill for oil and gas in the North Sea, in…
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