BP has joined the IBM Quantum Network as an Industry Partner to access quantum expertise, software and cloud-based access to the most advanced quantum computers.
Secretary of state for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Andrea Leadsom, spoke to the BEIS Committee on the 15 October, highlighting that the departments “number one priority” is meeting the UK's net zero goal.
More than 100GW of additional wind and solar capacity, alongside 30GW of short duration energy storage, is needed in the UK if the country is to meet its net zero obligations.
More than 120 UK businesses have called on the government to put ambitions for net zero emissions by 2050 into legislation.
The UK government should complete the decarbonisation of power as a priority towards achieving any net zero emissions target, a new report from the Aldersgate Group has concluded.