Around 900 businesses currently use solar PV in the UK

New proposals to allow businesses to relocate with solar panels

The government has launched a consultation on new freedoms for businesses to take their rooftop solar panels with them when they move premises.

Nearly three-quarters of people want world leaders to agree a global deal

Two-thirds of public want immediate action on climate change

Seventy-three per cent of the UK public want world leaders to agree a global deal on climate change and 66 per cent want action to be taken immediately, a new survey shows.

The buses will be introduced initially in Oxford and London

GKN and Alexander Dennis team up to roll out low-carbon buses

Bus and coach manufacturer Alexander Dennis and GKN Hybrid Power are to work together on the introduction of 250 low-carbon vehicles across the UK in the next two years.

The LGA is asking chewing gum manufacturers and consumers to take greater responsibility for its disposal

Councils call on chewing gum manufacturers to fund clean-up

The Local Government Association says chewing gum manufacturers should help pay for the clean-up of streets.

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The fund is intended to find solutions to the UK's energy trilemma

Businesses invited to develop solutions to ‘energy trilemma’ through Energy Catalyst

Businesses and researchers have been invited to apply for investment through the latest round of Innovate UK's Energy Catalyst competition.

Manufacturing

emap will help organisations to work collaboratively across electrical products' life-cycle

Electricals sector signs up to sustainability action plan

Fifty signatories in the UK electricals sector have committed to the new Electrical and Electronic Sustainability Action Plan (esap) to reduce the environmental impact of products.

Retail

Asda has meters in over 660 UK sites

Asda to install Enacto energy monitors in 660 sites

Asda is to use Elster EnergyICT's Enacto energy monitoring management platform to control over 10,000 meters in over 660 UK sites.

Food & Farming

Anaerobic digestion can turn food by-products into energy

Nestlé cuts energy bill by £100,000 with on-site AD plant

Nestlé is saving around £100,000 per annum by sourcing eight per cent of the energy required for its Fawdon confectionery factory from an on-site anaerobic digestion plant.

Energy

Around 75 per cent of London's CO2 emissions come from buildings

Johnson praises London businesses for carbon-cutting commitments

Boris Johnson has praised the 59 businesses that have signed up to the inaugural Business Energy Challenge, which have committed to cut energy use in London.

Transport & Cities

Around 75 per cent of London's CO2 emissions come from buildings

Johnson praises London businesses for carbon-cutting commitments

Boris Johnson has praised the 59 businesses that have signed up to the inaugural Business Energy Challenge, which have committed to cut energy use in London.

Design

The funding will support technologies that significantly reduce the CO2 and other emissions of vehicles

R&D funding worth £100m offered for low-carbon vehicle tech

Investment of up to £100million has been made available to support the development of low-carbon, low-emission automotive propulsion technologies.

Events

emap will help organisations to work collaboratively across electrical products' life-cycle

Electricals sector signs up to sustainability action plan

Fifty signatories in the UK electricals sector have committed to the new Electrical and Electronic Sustainability Action Plan (esap) to reduce the environmental impact of products.