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Sainsbury's commits to 100% LED lighting by 2020

2017-06-26T00:10:00Z

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Sainsbury's has become the first supermarket in the UK to make a commitment to switch to 100% LED lighting by 2020.



Sadiq Khan: Gove must get a grip on 'life and death' air pollution crisis

2017-06-26T00:01:00Z

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The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has requested an urgent meeting with the new environment secretary, Michael Gove, to urge him to get a grip on Britain's "life and death" air pollution crisis.



Coca-Cola European Partners cuts carbon with £39m automation investment

2017-06-23T15:16:00Z

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Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has announced a £39m automation investment which the bottling company claims will save 3,867 tonnes of CO2 a year.



BEIS to invest £35m in heat innovation projects

2017-06-22T17:44:00Z

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The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) is to invest £35m in two heat innovation projects centred around smart systems and hydrogen gas as alternatives to conventional gas-grid connected domestic heating.



Report: UK businesses have 'long way to go' to reduce emissions

2017-06-22T10:58:00Z

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UK businesses have been urged to ramp up efforts to reduce carbon emissions after research found that organisations involved in the Government's Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) energy efficiency scheme emitted more than 41 million tonnes of carbon dioxide during the 2015-16 compliance year.



ESOS: Government begins issuing non-compliance fines as Phase 2 begins

2017-06-21T12:08:00Z

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With the second phase of the UK Government's Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) now underway, the Environment Agency has revealed that hundreds of organisations will be hit with large fines for failing to comply with Phase 1 of the mandatory scheme.



Ofgem condemned for slashing subsidies for small-scale energy generation

2017-06-21T10:31:00Z

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Energy regulator Ofgem has faced accusations of "hammering" the financial viability of low-carbon projects, after it confirmed subsidies made to small-scale electricity generators will fall by up to 93%.



Storage 'not fundamentally needed' for future power grid, scientists say

2017-06-20T10:12:00Z

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The emergence of household batteries, along with small-scale solar photovoltaic and plug-in electric cars, is tipped to transform electricity storage, according to a new state-of-the-art report by European science academies. But experts claim storage is not actually fundamentally needed.



Green Deal loan scheme relaunches

2017-06-19T10:38:00Z

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The Green Deal Finance Company (GDFC) has relaunched financing streams for households to improve the energy efficiency of a building through a number of providers and installers, for the first time since July 2015.



Heathrow expands airline league table to incentivise emissions reductions

2017-06-16T11:46:00Z

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The 50 busiest operating airlines at Heathrow Airport are being incentivised to reduce emissions and noise in their operations through a new public ranking system.



New energy labels for appliances seen as boon for consumers

2017-06-15T10:58:00Z

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The European Parliament approved on Tuesday (June 13) the introduction of new energy labels for household appliances, which MEPs and industry experts said should enable consumers to save money and cut energy consumption while helping the bloc reduce overall carbon emissions.



easyJet's fuel-efficient aircraft set for take-off

2017-06-15T10:55:00Z

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Budget airline easyJet is preparing for this week's launch of a new aircraft which could deliver emissions reduction and fuel efficiency savings of up to 15% compared to existing generation models.



No technical barriers for large-scale, low-cost UK CCS deployment, report finds

2017-06-15T10:40:00Z

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The UK has "more than enough" potential Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) sites to meet legally binding 2050 carbon targets in a cost-effective manner, which could save up to £2bn annually throughout the 2020s.



Apple targets supply chain efficiency through $1bn green bond

2017-06-15T09:07:00Z

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Apple has launched a dedicated funding stream to finance clean energy and environmental projects, through a $1bn green bond.



National Clean Air Day: The toxic statistics behind the UK's air quality crisis

2017-06-15T08:45:00Z

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On a day dedicated to raising awareness about the major health impact air pollution is having on the British public, edie has pulled together some alarming statistics which may quite literally leave you breathless.



Report: Britons willing to pay £1bn to tackle air pollution

2017-06-14T13:45:00Z

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Coinciding with the UK's first ever National Clean Air Day (15 June), new research has shown that the general public want to ringfence £1bn a year to tackle air pollution.



Global carbon emissions flat for third straight year, BP study shows

2017-06-14T11:41:00Z

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Global carbon emissions remained flat for the third consecutive year, according to a BP study, which shows the fuel mix shifting away from coal towards low-carbon sources and energy efficiency.



Scotland eyes 90% emissions reduction target

2017-06-14T09:14:00Z

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The Scottish Government has proposed to increase its greenhouse gas emissions reduction target to 90% below 1990 levels by 2050, the climate change secretary Roseanna Cunningham has announced.



Energy industry launches low-carbon innovation platform

2017-06-13T00:18:00Z

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A group of utilities giants including Centrica, DONG Energy and SSE have teamed up to launch a new innovation platform which aims to solve the barriers to a low-cost, low-carbon energy system.



Lego launches new carbon-efficiency plan in partnership with WWF

2017-06-08T11:39:00Z

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Fresh from hitting a renewable energy target three years early, the Lego Group has extended its partnership with WWF to increase carbon efficiency by a further 10% per Lego brick produced.