Working to address the climate emergency in 2021 and beyond

6 January 2021

Our chief executive Mike Thornton looks back at a turbulent year, and offers his views of the challenge ahead in 2021.

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Energy Saving Trust transport programmes in Scotland recognised as ‘world-class’

5 January 2021

Three transport programmes delivered in Scotland have been recognised as 'world-class' by the Net Promoter Score (NPS) index.

New energy white paper sets out ‘fair and affordable’ transition to net zero

15 December 2020

The UK Government has released a new energy white paper, which sets out how the UK will clean up its energy system…

eCargo Bike Research Project announces successful applicants

15 December 2020

Energy Saving Trust today announces that 11 organisations have been successful in being chosen to participate in the eCargo Bike Research Project.

Climate Change Committee’s Sixth Carbon Budget details path to decarbonisation

9 December 2020

The Climate Change Committee's (CCC) Sixth Carbon Budget sets out a detailed path to achieve decarbonisation in the UK over the next…

Coordinated and collaborative action is needed on housing to meet net zero

8 December 2020

The extension to the Green Homes Grant scheme is a vital part of the government's recent ten-point green plan - improving the…

Newport solar project wins community energy award

8 December 2020

A rooftop solar project involving 27 buildings across Newport, south Wales has been awarded The Alan Clark award for local/community energy at…

Energy Saving Trust’s response to UK Government’s new climate target

4 December 2020

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a new target to reduce the UK’s emissions by at least 68% by 2030, compared to…

Don’t let Dorset residents suffer this winter

27 November 2020

There are an estimated 19,000 people living in Dorset who cannot afford to keep their homes warm during the coldest winter months.

New report: Scottish Government receives ‘good, but could still do better’ rating to climate emergency response

23 November 2020

A group of civic and business leaders have today issued their interim report on the Scottish Government’s progress against their proposals for…

Energy Saving Trust welcomes ten point plan for a green industrial revolution

18 November 2020

Today, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson set out his ten point plan for a green industrial revolution, covering clean energy, low carbon…