EV industry failing due to lack of collaboration


The electric vehicle (EV) industry is being held back by a lack of collaboration across production, support and vehicle charging elements. That’s the view of a leading EV manufacturer that believes the industry must work together to accelerate its efforts to scale-up production and support of electric vehicles. The comments follow news that the UK […]

G7 Summit offered little progress towards net zero

G7 Summit

The G7 Hiroshima Summit ended with a series of wish-lists but no major progress on tackling climate change. The summit agenda contained a very general paragraph on climate and energy that re-affirmed a commitment to net zero but with ominous references to “different national and regional circumstances”. The meeting of world leaders was an opportunity to launch […]

Lack of leadership deters SMEs from pursuing green policies


A lack of leadership from Government is deterring UK SMEs from taking action to reduce the environmental impact of their business. UK SMEs, representing about 5.5 million businesses, largely regard sustainability as expensive and time consuming according to The Barriers To Net Zero, a new research study by Rimm Sustainability. About 50 per cent of the SMEs […]

National Grid calls for urgent reform to drive UK energy transition

National Grid

National Grid has detailed how industry, government and regulators can take action to enable decarbonisation of the UK power sector. The recommendations set out in ‘Delivering for 2035: Upgrading the grid for a secure, clean and affordable energy future’ are critical to realise the scale and pace of the transformation needed over the next decade. […]