UK to end sale of halogen lightbulbs in effort to tackle climate change

9 June 2021

The UK Government has laid out plans to end the sale of halogen lightbulbs from September 2021 to help address the climate…

UK Government legally commits to ambitious emissions reduction target

21 April 2021

The UK Government will today in parliament lay out the legislation setting out its legal commitment to the world’s most ambitious climate…

Who pays? Future heat and the elephant in the room

12 March 2021

We have just 15 years to build a supply chain capable of installing 1.6 million low carbon alternatives to gas boilers each…

Getting to net zero: product policy

10 March 2021

The products we all consume and how they are manufactured and disposed of play a significant role in either the protection or…

Mind the gap? The curious case of the ‘Future support for low carbon heat consultation’ and the missing millions

10 March 2021

This is the first in a series of two articles on the UK Government’s planned support for low carbon heating in homes…

Phasing down HFCs in off- and weak-grid refrigeration

4 February 2021

The report aims to raise awareness around the use of fluorinated gases in refrigerators in the energy access community.

Scottish islands secure sustainable transport funding

26 January 2021

Energy Saving Trust today announces the two successful applicants for the £270,000 Islands Green Recovery Programme: Sustainable Transport Fund.

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…

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…