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…

Energy Saving Trust joins coalition in letter to government over concerns about Future Buildings Standard

15 April 2021

A coalition of climate action and built environment organisations has written to the UK Government to express concerns about the current Future…

Senedd elections: Energy Saving Trust sets out green recovery policy proposals

24 March 2021

We have produced a series of policy proposals ahead of the Senedd elections in Wales to inform the thinking of political parties…

Energy Saving Trust welcomes Environmental Audit Committee’s energy efficiency recommendations

22 March 2021

The Environmental Audit Committee has urged the UK Government to take urgent action to improve the energy efficiency of homes in the…

Energy Saving Trust welcomes UK Government’s Industrial Decarbonisation Strategy

17 March 2021

The UK Government has unveiled a new low-carbon industrial sector strategy, supported by over £1 billion in funding to cut emissions from…

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…

UK Government responds to consultation on product design and energy labelling

10 March 2021

The UK Government has today published its response to the 2020 consultation on product design and energy labelling.

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…

Energy Saving Trust welcomes Welsh Government’s commitment to net zero

9 February 2021

The Welsh Government has committed to net zero emissions by 2050, while setting ambitions to reach the target sooner.