8th July 2020
As part of its decarbonisation agenda the government has announced that it will invest nearly £80 million towards reducing carbon emissions across homes and energy intensive businesses. The announcement forms part of wider efforts to ensure the UK meets its legally binding target to reach net zero emissions by 2050.
The investment will also “save people money on energy bills and protect jobs in heavy industry” according to Energy Minister Kwasi Kwarteng.
The funding announced includes:
Net zero, climate action and energy efficiency are increasingly priorities for businesses. The latest announcements, and the wider Net Zero and green recovery packages, represent opportunities not only for energy intensive businesses but all businesses working in or with the housing, manufacturing, construction, infrastructure and clean energy sectors.
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