Gridserve teams up with retail giants at UK’s first EV forecourt

Gridserve has announced partnerships with big name retailers ahead of completing in November its first high-powered EV charging forecourt near Braintree, Essex. Brands including WH...

Green hydrogen feasibility for industrial fuel switching assessed

Protium, a UK-based green hydrogen project developer, has signed a green hydrogen feasibility agreement in North West England with a unspecified global manufacturer. Details cannot...

Support to rebuild from Covid-19 ‘heavily’ weighted towards fossil fuels

A new report from technology company Wärtsilä reveals that UK and US stimulus packages announced for energy, as part of measures to rebuild from...

Ineos launches a new clean hydrogen business to accelerate the drive to net zero...

Ineos has launched a new business badsed in the UK to develop and build clean hydrogen capacity across Europe, in support of the drive...

Electric Nation installs V2G chargers for new trial

Electric Nation has installed the first 100 chargers in its new Vehicle to Grid (V2G) trial, which will study how the technology can solve...

Gridserve and Hitachi Capital launch EV leasing service

Gridserve has launched an EV leasing business in partnership with Hitachi Capital, designed to bring the cost of driving electric well below that of petrol...

Green boost for regions to cut industry carbon emissions

Six projects across the UK will today receive a share of £8 million in government funding as part of a drive to create the...

UK solar industry body adopts new name

The Solar Trade Association has become Solar Energy UK. It has represented solar in the UK for over 40 years supporting the rise of...

Big increase in demand for EVs as tax incentives take effect

Battery electric vehicles (BEVs) surged to take a 15% share of new lease car registrations in the third quarter of 2020, as the Government’s...

Ad industry encouraged to make substantial gear-change in run-up to COP26

Ad Net Zero, the UK advertising industry’s initiative to help UK advertising respond to the climate crisis caused by CO2 emissions, headed by the...

Modern Fleet magazine – issue 2

Issue 2 of our new EV magazine Modern Fleet is available to ready today online or via the new App. The reaction to our first...

British Land announces ambitious science-based targets for scope 1, 2 and 3 greenhouse gas...

British Land has announced that the Science Based Target initiative has validated that its commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions align with a 1.5°C...

Sky’s Edinburgh data centre recognised for energy efficiency

Sky’s data centre energy demand reduction drive has been recognised with the inclusion of its Edinburgh DC as a participant to the EU Code of Conduct...

The Better Business Act coalition wants business to be legally responsible for their impact

The climate emergency and social inequality are profound and pressing problems that can only be solved if we harness the potential of entrepreneurs, innovation...

National Grid extends EDF contract to turn down Sizewell B

National Grid has extended the contract it struck with EDF to reduce output from the Sizewell B nuclear station in a bid to keep...

McDonald’s to install rapid chargers at drive-thrus across UK

McDonald's has inked a partnership with InstaVolt to install rapid chargers at its drive thru restaurants. The companies did not release details on numbers or...

Simec Atlantis breaks Uskmouth into two phases, eyes data centre build

Simec Atlantis intends to break its 220MW Uskmouth coal conversion project into two 110MW phases. The firm said it had made the decision after talking...

“Huge change is needed, right now”: Brewdog goes carbon negative

Brewdog has gone carbon negative, double offsetting scope 1, 2 and upstream scope 3 carbon emissions. The firm has bought 2050 acres in the Scottish...

Government consults on biogas levy, favours flat rate per meter

Government thinks its plans for a biogas levy will add no more than £6.90 per annum per meter - both for businesses and households. The...

SSE agrees sale of its 50% share in Ferrybridge and Skelton Grange multifuel assets 

SSE plc has entered into an agreement to sell its 50% share in energy-from-waste ventures Multifuel Energy Limited (MEL1) and Multifuel Energy 2 Limited...