Make manufacturers pay for recycling, UK says in Viridor-YouGov poll

22nd September 2020 | Recycling

Manufacturers and not taxpayers should bear the cost of recycling waste and returning it to the circular economy, according to British consumers that took part in a YouGov poll commissioned by UK recycling company Viridor. Viridor’s Recycling Index, which has been tracking public attitudes to recycling for five years, found 67% of those polled believe…Read more

Nine out of 10 UK households recycle regularly, study shows

21st September 2020 | Recycling

Nearly nine out of 10 UK households say they “regularly recycle”, with more prepared to further change their lifestyles to help the environment, research reveals. Statistics released on Monday by the Recycle Now campaign show despite the challenges and restrictions of lockdown, the UK appears to be becoming more environmentally aware. Shortly after the lockdown,…Read more

UK plans to bring forward ban on fossil fuel vehicles to 2030

21st September 2020 | Commercial Energy

The UK is poised to bring forward its ban on new fossil fuel vehicles from 2040 to 2030 to help speed up the rollout of electric vehicles across British roads. Boris Johnson is expected to accelerate the shift to electric vehicles this autumn with the announcement, one of a string of new clean energy policies…Read more

Green Finance Institute assembles businesses for zero-carbon heat taskforce

17th September 2020 | Commercial Energy

The Green Finance Institute has convened representatives of dozens of businesses alongside experts from local authorities, policy and science for a new taskforce tasked with decarbonising heating systems in the UK. Launched in recognition of the fact that heating and hot water for homes account for almost two-fifths of the UK’s annual energy consumption and…Read more

Major energy revolution is visible on the horizon

17th September 2020 | Commercial Energy

The transformation of the Danish green energy company, Ørsted, from its roots in oil and gas and coal-fired power generation to a company that today aims to be carbon neutral by 2025, both in its own operations and in the energy it generates, is amazing by any standards. As Duncan Clark who heads up Ørsted…Read more

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