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Low Carbon Agriculture launches in the UK

Low Carbon Agriculture, the new event showcasing opportunities in low carbon energy, technological advances, and Environmental Land Management (ELM) for a profitable and sustainable...

Defra launches consultation on the England Tree Strategy

Plans to accelerate tree planting and improve the management of our existing trees and woodlands are underway following the government's launch of a consultation...

BEIS proposing to extend FITs accreditation deadline

Following a sustained period of lobbying by the British Hydropower Association (BHA), BEIS have published their proposals for hydropower installations with initial accreditation deadlines...

Scottish Government makes £5.5m available for renewables and low carbon heating projects

Additional funding of £5.5 million is being made available for renewables and low carbon heating projects to contribute towards a green recovery following the...

STA calls for Government to commit to 2030 solar target to help drive green recovery

The Solar Trade Association (STA) is calling for the Government to commit to a target of 40GW of solar capacity by 2030, in a...

Green number plates get the green light for a zero-emission future

Green number plates are set to be rolled out from autumn, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps confirmed today, under plans to drive a green economic...

Report outlines the role electricity storage can play in tackling the climate emergency

The Electricity Storage Network (ESN) has recently released a report outlining the role storage can play in tackling the climate emergency. As the UK...

Scottish Government announces £62 million fund for energy sector

The Scottish Government has announced a multi-million pound fund to help the energy sector recover from the "dual economic impacts" of coronavirus pandemic and...

Britain goes two full months without burning coal to generate power

As of midnight last night Britain completed two consecutive months of coal-free power generation - the longest period the country has gone without using...

New lease of life for Climate Change Levy discount

In the Spring Budget, the Government announced a two-year extension to the current Climate Change Agreement (CCA) scheme, with precise terms now out for...

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National Grid scheme paying generators to switch off

The COVID-19 lockdown has recently seen demand for electricity drop by as much as 20%. This has led to the National Grid looking for...

Ferment organic matter to build soil health

Farmers who want to increase soil organic matter and health – while also reducing their CO2 footprint - should consider fermenting their manure rather...

Commercial and environmental benefits of Miscanthus outlined in new study

Miscanthus is recommended by the Committee on Climate Change as a crop which helps to offset CO2 emissions, but how practical is it on British farms? A new...

Managing climate change is the future, highlights CAAV

Mitigating and adapting to climate change is going to be the main driver for policy in the coming decades and farmers need to be...

Prime opportunity for energy schemes, says Roadnight Taylor

There has never been a better time for landowners to seek ground rent from energy schemes, with some worth up to £8m over their...