Carbon and Climate

February 7, 2017
EU Power Sector Emissions Fall by 4.5%

EU Power Sector Emissions Fall by 4.5%

Emissions from the EU power sector fell by 4.5% in 2016, according to a new report, which examines the 2016…
January 23, 2017

Business Coalition Investigates Carbon Pricing

A coalition of global organisations, led by the CDP, has launched an initiative to investigate carbon pricing and what levels…
December 20, 2016

Increase to Buy-Out for Climate Change Agreements

Climate Change Agreement (CCA) participants will see an increase in the buy-out price for future Target Periods, the government confirmed…
October 24, 2016

Consumer-funded Emissions Schemes Cost More Than Planned

There can be no doubt that the implementation of the Paris Agreement, which enters into force on 4th November 2016,…
October 4, 2016

Carbon Pricing: OECD Calls for Modest Collective Action

A report published by the OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development) last week concluded that carbon prices are not…
September 5, 2016

Energy Storage Success in National Grid Auction

Success for battery storage was seen in the recent National Grid auction for capacity that will ensure the system frequency…
August 30, 2016

Focus on Emissions from Transport

The Climate Change Act has established a target for the UK to reduce its emissions by 80% by 2050, against…
August 15, 2016

Teeside Collective Investigates Carbon Capture Project

A collective of industrial businesses in the Tees Valley has issued a tender for the design of a carbon capture…
August 8, 2016

Transition to New Standard ISO 14001:2015

ISO 14001, the most widely known standard for an Environmental Management System (EMS), was updated last year to the newly-named…