A new report by the National Grid has revealed that the UK will need 400,000 extra jobs to reach the net-zero goal by 2050.
The National Health Service (NHS) in England has unveiled a new campaign to help tackle the climate emergency.
The effects of climate change are impossible to ignore and hit the news on a regular basis; whether that is flooding in the UK, Venice and Mumbai, wildfires in California and Australia or record temperatures across Europe.
Climate change has become a central concern for investors. Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI), have already made huge strides to enhance engagement with companies on climate risk, carbon-foot-printing portfolios and building tailored climate portfolio solutions.
A new report has found that the UK Government is fatally undermining the country’s ability to meet the 2050 net zero target.
The Church of England has joined the UNEP-FI Net Zero Asset Owner Alliance, bringing total assets under management to over $4.3 trillion.
Lloyds Banking Group has pledged to cut carbon by more than 50% in the next decade to help finance a green future.
A new report by Climate Bonds Initiative has found that in 2019, green bonds issuance hit a record $255 billion.
China, one of the world’s biggest plastic producers, has unveiled a new plan to phase out single-use plastics.
The International Energy Agency (IEA) has called for the oil and gas industry to step up for climate action.
Microsoft has pledged to be carbon negative by 2030.
Asda has announced plans to trial a new sustainable store in Leeds to tackle plastic pollution.
OVO Energy has completed the acquisition of SSE’s GB household energy business.
Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has launched a new green energy company which will be exclusive to Londoners.
The British Heart Foundation (BHF) has reported that 160,000 lives could be lost in the UK due to high levels of air pollution.
Glasgow has unveiled all new electric buses that will be rolled out across the city.
Octopus Renewables has secured a £185 million clean energy mandate from the National Gird UK Pension Scheme.
Business leaders from across the UK have been appointed for the UK’s first citizens’ assembly on climate change.
Quorn has announced that they will be adding a carbon footprint label to their most popular products.
The Chancellor of the Exchequer of Great Britain has vowed to prioritise the environment in the March budget.