The UK's net zero target is under threat because there's no plan to pay for it

Building decarbonisation is critical to delivering a net zero Britain, but neither the Treasury nor Scottish government have set out a vision for how a mass green homes retrofit program could be funded, writes Glasgow Caledonian University’s Keith Baker The UK government’s plan for achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 is at a … Read more

‘No progress’: MPs slam government failure to curb CO2 from construction and demolition of buildings

A dearth of policy designed to tackle the significant emissions generated by the construction and demolition of buildings is damaging the chances of the UK achieving net zero, MPs on Parliament’s Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) have warned today. A report by the select committee this morning warns that UK building decarbonisation policy has to date … Read more