Saturday, May 28, 2022

Homeowners and landlords able to view savings available under new Green Homes Grant scheme

Homeowners and landlords can now see for themselves how the government’s new Green Homes Grant scheme can help make their homes warmer and more...

Northern Ireland launches Environmental Challenge Fund

A £2m Environmental Challenge Fund is now open for applications from not-for-profit organisations and councils to deliver natural heritage projects that support COVID-19 Recovery...

Climate change remains most pressing problem of our time despite pandemic, new research suggests

Despite the health crisis, climate change is still seen by the public in several European countries as the biggest issue that mankind faces, according...

Millions of funding announced to plant hundreds of thousands of trees in England

Hundreds of thousands of trees will be planted in communities across England thanks to funding through the Nature for Climate Fund, Defra and the...

Distilleries to be served first round of funding to go green

A geothermal distillery, use of fugitive methane and a high temperature heat store are to be served as 17 UK distilleries receive the first...

Suffolk County Council aims to become net zero by 2030

Suffolk County Council aims to lead the way with a range of activities and policy changes to support its ambition of being a ‘net...

University of Birmingham announces to have become first university to mainstream climate change into...

The University of Birmingham has announced to have become the first Higher Educational establishment to introduce climate change into its BSc Accountancy and Finance...

New report examines Net Zero and the future of Green Finance

The Treasury Committee examines net zero and the future of green finance in a new report, published as part of its decarbonisation and green...

More than half of UK pension funds investing in people and planet, survey finds

A survey of UK pension funds, representing total assets under management of c£150bn, reveals that just over 50% hold some form of impact investment...

Minister thanks councils for efforts in tackling climate change

In his speech at London Climate Action Week, Eddie Hughes (Parliamentary Under Secretary for Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government) recognised 'the vital...