Nearly 52 per cent of UK electricity generation was met by low carbon sources between 21 June and 22 September.
The CCC says the UK’s transition to a resilient, low-carbon economy is in danger of being derailed by a lack of government action on climate change.
US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry has said that he does not believe carbon dioxide is a primary contributor to global warming.
Theresa May has said of her ‘disappointment’ with his decision to withdraw the US form the 2015 Paris climate agreement.
The Hendry Review, reporting on the strategic role of tidal lagoons in the UK, has backed plans for the £1.3 billion Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon.
Prime Minister Theresa May has confirmed that the UK will ratify the Paris Agreement before the end of 2016.
The Scottish government has committed to a new plan to tackle climate change and increase energy efficiency.
Nottingham City Council has met its climate change (CC) target four years ahead of schedule, after applying a range of energy saving initiatives.
The £344 million plan to expand London City Airport has been criticised by campaigners arguing that it will add to the city’s air pollution.
The new BEIS has insisted that tackling climate change remains a key priority in government policy.
The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has released a substantial 2,000 page report which calls on the government to take action on preventing climate change.
EDF Energy has revealed plans to build a new offshore windfarm off the coast of Blyth in Northumberland.
Cities must play a key role in the transition to a low-carbon energy sector, the International Energy Agency (IEA) has said.
The 10th Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment showed that global investment in renewable energy hit a record £202.3 billion in 2015.
Official data from the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has found that the UK has installed around 1.79 million energy efficiency measures as of January 2016.
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