Scotland is outperforming the rest of the UK in cutting greenhouse gas emissions, but progress is stalling north of the border in the key areas of transport and agriculture, according to a report from the Committee on Climate Change. Continue Reading
Britain has been powered without coal for a historic 1,000 hours this year, a new milestone for a rapidly evolving energy system. Continue Reading
According to new figures released by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (DBEIS), the share of the UK’s energy production held by renewable methods hit 30.1% in the first quarter of 2018, a quarterly record. This was 4% higher than the first quarter of 2017. Continue Reading
Europe’s ability to produce power from wind grew by up to 25% over the course of 2017, taking total capacity to 15.8 gigawatts, a clear record for production. Continue Reading
A recent report published by the European Commission shows that while the EU as a whole is currently on track to meet targets for renewable energy generation, there UK is lagging behind.
The UN Paris Climate Agreement has officially come into force this Friday, after fast tracked ratification from the European Union pushed it past the necessary threshold last month.