Monday, October 26, 2020

Peterborough saves £48,000 if every household recycles extra one per cent

PETERBOROUGH City Council has teamed up with Aragon Direct Services, which manages its waste contract, to encourage residents to recycle over the festive period. Steve...

Green policies need to be at heart of coronavirus pandemic recovery, university network urges

GREEN policies such as increasing use of renewable energy and investing in electric vehicles should be at the heart of Government recovery plans after...

UK’s renewable generation soars by 39% year-on-year in third quarter of 2019

In statistics published today, Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy reveals a surge in clean energy that was driven by strong growth from...

‘Local governments need to lead decarbonising energy’

THE UK will not achieve its net zero ambition without the active engagement of the people and organisations living and working in each of...

M&S to extend packaging-free shopping trial after initial success

NEW research by M&S Food reveals that over 75% of consumers are consciously trying to reduce their use of plastic packaging. Refillable groceries are an...

New report outlines plan for zero-carbon gas grid

A REPORT which sets out a detailed plan to deliver a zero-carbon gas grid has been launched by Wales & West Utilities and Energy...

BEIS aims to publish energy white paper despite coronavirus outbreak

THE DEPARTMENT for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) is aiming to have the long-awaited energy white paper out in spring. Speaking to Current± before...

SSE to roll out their first three-phase smart meters after testing success

SSE has stated to have become the first UK supplier to install and manually commission a three-phase meter under laboratory conditions. The announcement follows the...

‘Biggest shift yet’ in British attitude to risks of climate change, says Cardiff research

BRITONS believe climate change is one of the most important issues facing the country in the next 20 years, according Cardiff University research. A wide-ranging...

New Heat Commission calls for a ban on installing new gas boilers from 2025

A NEW Heat Commission convened by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) and University of Birmingham has called on the Government to ban the...