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Environmental issues must be a bigger business priority, business tracker report reveals Climate change is potentially the most critical challenge confronting our planet. While there is evidence of some businesses stepping up to the challenge, it is far from being...
UK ETS? Have your say on the future of UK carbon pricing The UK Government and Devolved Administrations have launched a joint consultation on the UK’s approach to carbon pricing post-Brexit. They are asking for stakeholder views on what a future...
Net zero carbon: 6 recommendations that affect UK business Last week's report from the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) set an ambitious new goal. “We recommend a new emissions target for the UK: net zero greenhouse gases by 2050.” The CCC,...
FiT has finished: what next for small-scale renewables? The Government’s Feed-in Tariff (FiT) scheme, which issued payments to small-scale generators of renewable energy, closed to new applications on 31st March. During the nine years that FiT was running, businesses, homes and...
The future standards set to drive energy efficiency in commercial buildings Business energy use in the UK has fallen since 2000, largely delivered by industrial process efficiencies.  But the energy used to run non-domestic buildings has remained broadly flat –...