Despite a last-minute watering down due to Chinese and Indian protests, COP26 still closed with commitments to phase down coal and rapidly deploy renewable energy generators.
The role of human influence in climate change is “undisputed” with many of the impacts now irreversible.
The new episode of the Solar Media Podcast, sponsored by Honeywell, is now available to stream, as we ponder whether renewables can be doing more as extreme weather events escalate.
OVO Energy has appointed a new director of sustainability, with Dr Rebecca Heaton joining from Drax where she was group head of climate change.
Chairman of the Ground Source Heat Pump Association, Bean Beanland, discusses the “perfect storm” of the pandemic, Non-Domestic RHI tariff degressions and policy gaps regarding decarbonising heat.
The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has called on ministers to seize the opportunity and commit to a low-carbon recovery from COVID-19.
Independant consultant Stephen Cirell discusses the levers the UK can use to ensure climate change is at the heart of the COVID-19 recovery.
The UK’s transition towards a net zero economy will cost the country more than £1 trillion, 40% more than the Committee on Climate Change has suggested, HM Treasury has claimed.
The UK’s Treasury Committee has launched an inquiry into HM Treasury’s role in the decarbonisation of the country’s economy, just a day after reports suggested it was ready to “fiddle” with binding climate targets.