Representatives of the renewable heat industry wrote to Energy Minister Greg Barker on Friday warning over delays to the wider rollout of the government’s Renewable Heat Incentive.
The UK government pledged today to cut the red tape for the country’s industry participating in the EU Emissions Trading System.
UK retailers are wasting 40% of their total energy use by running air conditioning, heating and lighting systems when they are closed, according to a study by WEMSinternational.
Business leaders are today calling on the European Union to redouble green growth efforts, strengthen the Emissions Trading System and stepping up renewables and energy efficiency targets.
South Korea is to become the latest nation to implement a cap and trade system for its greenhouse gas emissions.
The Clean Energy Ministerial summit being held in London this week has closed with the announcement of a raft of commitments aimed at boosting clean energy and energy efficiency.