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Can UK reduce carbon emissions with green power?

The UK has been set stringent targets for reducing carbon emissions and if these are to be met, green power has to be fully utilised. And the new Energy and Climate secretary Ed Davey says Britain is on course to meeting the targets by 2020, ahead of a summit in London with 23 nations. The…

Why will businesses miss out on the Green Deal scheme?

When the October launch of the Green Deal scheme comes around, businesses will be unable to apply because of the Government’s decision for a ‘managed launch’. A Department of Energy and Climate Change spokeswoman said that the Green Deal scheme requirements for commercial buildings would be more complicated than domestic properties. She said: “It’s because…