Could UK gas power stations still play a role on a net zero grid?

Could UK gas power stations still play a role on a net zero grid?

Aurora Energy Research postulates thermal power generation gave with hydrogen and CCS furnishes most cost-effective pathway to a net zero power system

Power sector decarbonisation is frequently characterised as the low-pitched hanging fruit of the UK’s net zero change. The …

‘Measure everything’: How life cycle emissions data can catalyse a net zero built environment

'Measure everything': How life cycle emissions data can catalyse a net zero built environment

Granular analysis of life time emissions of six buildings offers clues for how carbon-intensive buildings sector can meet global climate goals

One year after finalising an innovative framework for measuring buildings’ full-life cycle emissions, the World Business Council for Sustainable …

Vaillant to ramp up heat pump production at Derbyshire plant

Vaillant to ramp up heat pump production at Derbyshire plant

Manufacturer demonstrates it will begin producing air-to-water heat pumps at flagship UK plant after experiencing ‘record demand’ for the zero release heating mixture

Heating appliance manufacturer Vaillant has announced plans to expand its manufacturing plant in Derbyshire as it prepares …

‘Net zero doesn’t solve the problem’: Five key lessons from the CCC’s climate risk assessment

'Net zero doesn't solve the problem': Five key lessons from the CCC's climate risk assessment

There are many urgent takeaways from the Climate Change Committee’s striking UK environment preparedness rating – here are the top five

Every five years the Climate Change Committee( CCC) attends a root-and-branch review of the UK’s preparedness for intensify climate …

What investors can learn from Bill Gates’ climate warning

What investors can learn from Bill Gates' climate warning

The Microsoft founder’s new journal further strengthens our sentence about investing in the vigor modulation, according to Schroders

When one of the world’s wealthiest characters writes a bible on avoiding atmosphere calamity – and shows deepens we all need to …

Net zero Nature: Can carbon offsets be credible?

Net zero Nature: Can carbon offsets be credible?

VIDEO: Ecosia CEO Christian Kroll, the Emergent Forest Finance Accelerator’s Eron Bloomgarden, and Professor Nathalie Seddon of Oxford University’s nature located mixtures initiative, discuss the fraught and stretching busines for carbon counterbalances

Carbon offsetting seems simple enough – it’s the …

Bank of England unveils plans to set emissions targets for corporate bond holdings

Bank of England unveils plans to set emissions targets for corporate bond holdings

Investment criteria set to be published this summer following consultation with industry, bank’s executive director for business establishes

The Bank of England has unveiled plans to align its corporate attachment purchase programme( CBPS) with the UK’s net zero target, publishing …

Net Zero Festival 2021: First wave of tickets made available, as latest speakers confirmed

Net Zero Festival 2021: First wave of tickets made available, as latest speakers confirmed

Former Home Secretary Amber Rudd, atmosphere scientist Michael E. Mann, and Schroders CEO Peter Harrison showed as keynote loudspeakers for September’s Net Zero Festival

The first wave of tickets is now available for the annual Net Zero Festival, which …

‘Leading by example’: Green economy welcomes stretching target to slash UK emissions 78 per cent by 2035

'Leading by example': Green economy welcomes stretching target to slash UK emissions 78 per cent by 2035

But big questions remain over how the UK will assemble enormously daring brand-new targets, after authority signalled it will not sign off on all the CCC’s policy recommendations

The UK government has today approved some of the world’s most ambitious …

Net Zero Festival: Michael E Mann confirmed as first keynote speaker

Net Zero Festival: Michael E Mann confirmed as first keynote speaker

Globally renowned atmosphere scientist to deliver opening keynote, as curve of high profile spouses established for the second largest annual Cyberspace Zero Festival

Leading climate scientist and generator Michael E Mann has been confirmed as the first keynote loudspeaker for …

Net Zero Finance: Navigating the booming climate, green and transition bond market

Net Zero Finance: Navigating the booming climate, green and transition bond market

VIDEO: Climate Bond Initiative’s Sean Kidney, LaFargeHolcim’s Nicolas Vaniet, MSCI’s Elisabeth Seep, and Ben Caldecott of the Oxford Sustainable Finance Programme discuss the trends, challenges and potential of the rapidly evolving dark-green bonds grocery

The emergence of brand-new ligaments in …

Avoiding a climate culture war: How can the UK maintain broad support for net zero action?

Avoiding a climate culture war: How can the UK maintain broad support for net zero action?

Difficult policy questions lie ahead that could sow grains of partition- but could a ‘patriotic sense of national mission’ help smooth the path to net zero releases?

Just as the UK perceives itself extending the world’s efforts to set out …

‘Opportunity to reset’: How MPs are urging the Treasury to use tax policy to drive green recovery

'Opportunity to reset': How MPs are urging the Treasury to use tax policy to drive green recovery

Environmental Audit Committee Chair Philip Dunne talks to BusinessGreen about the need for ‘a tax system fit for net zero Britain’ and the right time to judge whether the government has delivered on its light-green retrieval predicts

MPs are urging …

Green uniforms: David Luke Schoolwear completes 1,000-panel rooftop solar plant

Green uniforms: David Luke Schoolwear completes 1,000-panel rooftop solar plant

Solar plant at garb provider’s Manchester headquarters established possible by dark-green loan from HSBC

David Luke Schoolwear, one of the UK’s biggest clas attire providers, has installed more than 1,000 solar battery on the rooftop of its headquarters in Manchester, …