Sunday, February 28, 2021

‘Renewables are set to be the only energy source that will grow in 2020’,...

THE COVID-19 pandemic represents the biggest shock to the global energy system in more than seven decades, with the drop in demand this year...

New digital tool launched for easier energy and carbon reporting

BUSINESSES can now digitally report energy and carbon data in the same way as financial information. A new digital tool will make it easier and...

Committee on Climate Change writes to Prime Minister

COMMITTEE on Climate Change has written a letter to the new Prime Minister, urging him to speed up UK's adaptation to climate change and...

Partnership sees over 1.7 billion bottles returned into economy

SUSTAINABLE fresh food protective packaging company Klöckner Pentaplast and Viridor, recycling and waste management company, have agreed an annual supply of 8,000 tonnes of...

Water industry performance stagnated, says Ofwat report

GAP exists between the best and worst performers in the sector, the industry as a whole has not kept up the progress of earlier...

Manchester first UK city to have recycled eco Christmas lights

THIS year’s new Christmas lights in Manchester city centre are largely biodegradable and have been made from recycled materials. The bioprint range of lights will...

New inquiry examines the role of community energy in net zero

The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) will be examining what role community energy could be playing in decarbonising energy and heat in a new investigation. Community...

School meals delivery is electrified in Hampshire

SCHOOL meals will be delivered more sustainably from now on as Hampshire County Council replaced their diesel vehicles with two electric cars and vans. The...

Nuclear waste could be recycled for diamond battery power

A TEAM of physicists and chemists from the University of Bristol hope to recycle radioactive material directly from a former nuclear power plant in...

New joint ‘risk register’ for domestic demand side response launched

Citizens Advice, Energy UK and the Association of Decentralised Energy (ADE) have announced a risk register for domestic demand side response. Demand Side Response (DSR)...