£100m for biggest UK hydro scheme in decades
SSE is providing a £100m investment for exploratory work for the biggest pumped hydro storage scheme in 40 years.
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has made its Synthesis Report, with a note of optimism, stating that there are multiple, feasible and effective options to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and adapt to human-caused climate change.
Researchers from the fields of healthcare, the ocean and the environment have collaborated to quantify plastic's risks to the environment. The Minderoo-Monaco Commission on Plastics and Human Health presents the first full analysis, showing plastic is a hazard at every stage of its life cycle.
The EU has unveiled two draft laws in response to the US Inflation Reduction Act that might lure European clean-tech companies across the Atlantic by offering significant financial invectives for US produced products.
Over the entire winter period, low carbon power sources (renewables and nuclear) generated over 60 per cent of Britain’s total electricity generation (56.1TWh), reducing the demand for imported gas by over 9.7 billion cubic meters and saving over £15.7bn.