Sunday, August 9, 2020

The level of the price cap will fall by £84 from October, Ofgem announces

OFGEM has announced that the price cap will fall by £84 from £1,126 to £1,042 per year for the winter period (October-March). This is the...

Southwark Council wins procurement excellence award for ethical care service provision

UK National GO Excellence in Public Procurement Awards 2020 took place on 17 July, following the postponement of the event in April due to...

Utility collaboration unveils a ‘Net Zero 2038’ plan for Manchester

GREATER Manchester needs to act now and get decisions right first time if it is to become carbon neutral 12 years earlier than the...

Welsh Government unveils country’s new clean air plan

THE WELSH Government has today outlined the measures it will take to improve the country’s air quality under its Clean Air Plan for Wales:...

Northamptonshire County Council secures new green energy contracts

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE County Council has secured two new ‘green’ energy contracts with the buying group, Laser. The contracts will cover all council buildings and street lighting,...

Lancaster unveils new sustainable Local Plan to meet climate change

LANCASTER City Council has adopted its new Local Plan, a comprehensive planning framework that 'ensures that the needs of current and future generations are...

‘Local decision-making and locally tailored heat decarbonisation pathways will play key role in net...

POLICY around energy efficiency and heat decarbonisation needs to be clarified and must include existing buildings, Association for Decentralised Energy (ADE) declared as part...

Replacing old gas pipes slashes UK’s methane emissions, says report

REPLACING old, iron gas pipes with hydrogen and biomethane-ready plastic pipes will help cut carbon emissions and deliver the world's first zero carbon gas...

New venture to boost sustainable food manufacturing in the UK

THE GOVERNMENT has agreed to provide £12m in funding to help launch a high-tech food manufacturing campus and adjacent energy plant in Derby. It will...

London authorities join forces in new anti-idling campaign

30 LONDON authorities has joined forces with the City of London Corporation and signed up to the #EnginesOff campaign, which asks businesses to pledge...